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Internship Opportunity: Policy Coordinator | Application Due September 24, 2021

Organization: Massachusetts Asian American and Pacific Islander Commission (AAPIC) Job Title: Policy Coordinator Status: Part-time for the full academic year (October 2021 – June 2022), with a commitment of approximately 10 hours per week Stipend: According to experience ($15-20 an hour). Alternatively, AAPIC can accommodate students participating in an existing university-offered internship program. Location: Mostly remote […]

AAPI Women in Politics: National Report and Massachusetts Report

The AAC has now released two two key resources: (1) our AAPI Women in Politics: National Report and (2) AAPI Women in Politics: Massachusetts Report. These reports compile key statistics and quotes that illustrate the current state of AAPI women’s political representation across the Commonwealth and the United States. Read further to learn more about […]

Session One Recordings Available in Several Asian Languages | 1-Day Session w/ Commonwealth Seminar

Did you miss the first session of the 1-Day Session w/ Commonwealth Seminar? Watch the recordings of the first two lectures on our YouTube Channel. Subtitles/CC in English, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Khmer, Korean and Hindi. Advocacy Best Practices with Beth Huang focuses on advocacy best practices and ways to get involved in grassroots organizing and fight […]

Press Release: AAPI Commission Announces Key Investments Supporting Asian American and Pacific Islander Residents in FY22 Budget

AUGUST 23, 2021 BOSTON — The Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI Commission) today announces vital investments in the Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) state budget to strengthen and support the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. On July 16, 2021, Governor Charlie Baker signed the FY22 budget into law — a […]

Internship Opportunity: Youth Coordinator | Application Deadline Extended to August 22, 2021

Organization: Commission of Asian American and Pacific Islanders (CAAPI)  Job Title: Youth Coordinator  Status: Part-Time (150 hours per semester) for the academic year (September 2021 – July 2022), with a commitment of approx. 10 hours per week, Monday – Friday  Stipend: According to experience ($15-$20 an hour)  Location: Mostly remote work (some training sessions and […]

API LGBTQ+ Resource Guide

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ+) Asian Pacific Islanders (API) are minorities within a minority. For many who identify as API LGBTQ+, it can be challenging navigating both identities between living authentically and balancing traditional cultural norms and language barriers. This resource guide serves to provide additional support for the API LGBTQ+ community. CLICK HERE […]

The Overcome Agenda: The Starting Point of a Healthier Mindset

On Monday, June 28th, join us and Eastern Bank for a lecture with Dr. Marga Zarraga about how to deal with stress given the recent events of our times. Between a global pandemic and a national conversation on racism, our community struggles to find healthy means of coping with moment-to-moment stresses brought up by constant […]