The meaning of success can vary across time, space, and bodies; however, success is the common goal and enemy for our innermost and collective selves. How can we draw success in a shape that allows us to heal and grow? Is strategizing pear-shaped? An endless wave? An octagon with two circles in it? […]
At APANO, we are rooted in values of self determination and belonging. We believe our relationships are sources of strength, support, and power. And we are committed to building the political, social, economic, and cultural power communities need to thrive.
These values are at the heart of APANO’s organizing, […]
Deadline: Monday, August 17, 2020, 9:00am
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What is Building Civic Power?
Building Civic Power is a pilot program that will bring together 8-10 Asian and Pacific Islanders (APIs) in Washington County to amplify their storytelling power and civic leadership potential.
The goal of Building Civic Power is to develop API civic leaders in Washington County […]
The stakes for this election have never been higher. With the outbreak of COVID-19 and amidst a nationwide civil rights reckoning, we need strong candidates who can meet this moment and work with us to fight for the rights and resources of our community and Black and Indigenous communities of color.
Black organizations are leading the fight for Black lives and liberation, as they have for years, decades, and centuries. If we want to see real change in this moment, we must rise up with them.
One way we can do that is by supporting Black-led organizations working on the ground to build a better […]