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Session 2: 1-Day Session w/ Commonwealth Seminar

Are you ready for Session 2?! Join the Asian American Commission and the Commonwealth Seminar (@macommseminar) for a 1-Day *FREE* Session on Saturday, June 5th @ 10:30 – 1:00PM! REGISTER HERE FOR THE ZOOM  For notifications and updates, respond to the FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE It will be an intensive training session with two workshops focusing […]

Indigenous Cultures in the AAPI Community: Igorot Youth in New England

Join the Asian American Commission on June 2nd from 7- 8:30PM as we continue to celebrate the various facets of the AAPI identity. Listen and learn from this panel discussion about the experiences of Shannon, Shadra and Shania, three Igorot youth living in New England, about how they navigate their identities as Indigenous peoples of […]

Special Meeting to Discuss Legislation | May 27th @6PM

Join us this Thursday, May 27th @6PM as AAC’s Government Relations Committee hosts a discussion of bills: • H.3199 / S.2040 – An Act relative to language access and inclusion • H.3456 / S.2289 – An Act relative to work and family mobility during and subsequent to the COVID-19 emergency Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89689939147 Facebook Event […]

Statement on the COVID-19 Crisis in India & Nepal

The Asian American community is grieving and living in constant worry that our family, friends, and colleagues will become COVID positive or succumb to this dangerous virus. COVID-19 is affecting the Asian American community residing in Massachusetts and their loved ones both here in the U.S. and abroad. Furthermore, there remains considerable concern and collective […]

Cultivating & Sustaining A Social Justice Practice w/ Ngoc-Tran Vu

Join us next week on Thursday, May 20th @6PM for a lecture with Vietnamese American artist and organizer Ngoc-Tran Vu! REGISTER HERE FOR THE ZOOM For notifications and updates, respond to the FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE Amidst the pandemic, on-going systemic racism and the rise of anti-Asian violence, artists and people of color with mission-driven practices […]

AAC Small Grant Fund

The Asian American Commission is proud to launch this small grant fund to support community efforts to fight for some of the most vulnerable communities and/or to provide support to organizations looking to continue relationships or begin new relationships dealing with Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities across the Commonwealth. These one-time grants ranging from […]

“My American Story” Panel Discussion | May 20th @7:30PM

In celebration of AAPI Heritage Month 2021, you are cordially invited to the “My American Story” Event hosted by Chinese Americans of Lexington. During the event, seven panelists from the AAPI community in Massachusetts, including four from Lexington, will share their personal American stories. These panelists have very different backgrounds, professions and life experiences, which […]

Virtual Briefing on Hate Crimes Against Asian American Pacific Islanders in MA hosted by USCCR| Thurs. May 6th @5PM

On Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 2:00 p.m., the Massachusetts Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, will host a web conference to discuss hate incidents and hate crimes against individuals of Asian American Pacific Island descent. The Committee will hear from advocates and public officials about the rise in attacks on AAPI […]

AAC Small Grant Fund

The Asian American Commission is proud to launch this small grant fund to support community efforts to fight for some of the most vulnerable communities and/or to provide support to organizations looking to continue relationships or begin new relationships dealing with Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities across the Commonwealth. These one-time grants ranging from […]