Thursday, August 18, 2016
Last Friday, on August 12, 2016, 40 Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander organizations came together with thousands of community members to hear from four presidential campaigns, in what is one of the largest and diverse gatherings of AAPIs in history.
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) and the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) have confirmed the following speakers for the 2016 Presidential Election Forum. This will be held at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 12, 2016.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Thanks for joining us in the last few weeks in Philadelphia and Cleveland for the Democratic and Republican National Conventions! Hundreds of community members, advocates, and elected officials came together to celebrate the AAPI community at our Convention Kick-Off Receptions and AAPI2016 Briefings.
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Republican National Convention this past Monday! Over a hundred community members and Convention attendees joined together to celebrate AAPI leadership in Cleveland, Ohio.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Join Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) and the Asian Americans Journalists Association (AAJA), as well as dozens of partner and supporting organizations, in Las Vegas on August 12, 2016 for our Presidential Town Hall!
General registration is now open—register today!
Make a plan now to book your hotel and transportation to join us in August! For more information, visit apiavote.org/townhall.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
APIAVote welcomes our four Field Fellows and new Programs Associate to the APIAVote team! Our Field Fellows are placed in Virginia, Florida, Nevada, and Ohio, and will be working with our National Field Director and local community partners through the election, while our new Programs Associate will be based in DC working primarily on youth engagement. Learn more about them below!
Thursday, June 30, 2016
APIAVote welcomes our three interns to the APIAVote team this summer! Learn more about them below, and support young AAPI leaders by contributing to APIAVote's internship program.
Apisra Annie Srivanich Raper
Friday, June 17, 2016
APIAVote has extended the deadline to apply to be our Field Fellow in Nevada! We welcome applications from individuals out of state, but will give preference to those based in, or have strong ties to, the state.
Asian and Paciﬁc Islander American Vote (APIAVote) is committed to creating a pipeline for political participation and civic engagement and an infrastructure that has the capacity to cultivate and develop young talent within the communities which our local partners serve.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
We invite you to join Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) and our community partners in Ohio and Pennsylvania at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions for a briefing on the AAPI electorate and reception celebrating AAPI leadership.
On July 18, 2016, our briefing and reception at the Republican National Convention will take place at the FirstEnergy Powerhouse (2000 Sycamore St Cleveland, OH 44113). The briefing begins at 4PM, and the Convention Kick-Off Reception begins at 5PM.
Friday, June 10, 2016
As the last states prepared to vote in their presidential primaries on Tuesday, our California partners in Orange County and San Diego were hard at work at engaging voters in the weeks leading up to June 7th. The only remaining presidential primary contest is in the District of Columbia, where voters will go to the polls on June 14th.
The Orange County Asian and Pacific Islander Community Alliance (OCAPICA) spent 500 hours leading up to Tuesday's primary conducting phone banking, reaching nearly 30,000 voters, and accomplishing 3,000 pledges to vote.