Advocacy Journalism Fellowship Program Accepting Applications

Advocacy Journalism Fellowship Program is a joint collaboration between ACLF and the International Examiner. Fellows will receive seven months of training and be assigned to one of the following four community groups (Cambodian, Pakistani, Samoan, and Thai) identified as being under-represented within the larger Asian Pacific Islander American community: APPLY TO BE A FELLOW:  https://goo.gl/forms/dAnyAJrRgSNARec93 QUALIFICATIONS: … Continue reading Advocacy Journalism Fellowship Program Accepting Applications

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Welcome Tony Vo to the ACLF Board!

Tony is from White Center and grew up in Rainier Beach and High Point, Washington. His parents fled Viet Nam from political persecution to provide the family a brighter future. As an undergraduate at the University of Washington, Tony founded a student organization named Asian Coalition for Equality that highlights invisibilities of the Asian community. … Continue reading Welcome Tony Vo to the ACLF Board!

APAICS National Leadership Academy in Washington D.C. is open to applicants!

Are you interested in running for public office? The 2017 National Leadership Academy is a two-day leadership training program in Washington, DC for current elected officials and individuals seeking to run for public office. The program consists of interactive leadership training with topics ranging from planning your campaign, developing and telling your campaign story, base building and outreach, … Continue reading APAICS National Leadership Academy in Washington D.C. is open to applicants!

ACLF’s 6th Annual Community Breakfast!

    Please join us for our 6th Annual Community Breakfast! Come and meet our incoming 2017 Community Leaders Program class, reconnect with alumni, and find out what's in store for ACLF for 2017. Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017 Time: 9:00AM to 12:00PM Where: Blaine Memorial United Methodist Church. Register and buy tickets here

Now accepting applications for the 2017 Community Leaders Program

ACLF is now accepting applications to the 2017 Community Leaders Program! If you are interested in applying or know someone who would be interested in our program, please join us at our CLP information session to learn more about the program and application process! You can also email us at aclfnw@aclfnorthwest.org. CLP 2017 Info Session … Continue reading Now accepting applications for the 2017 Community Leaders Program

Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation elects it’s executive board for 2017

Randon Aea, Alex Johnson, Marissa Vichayapai, Florence Sum elected as executive board. On January 8, 2017, the Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation (ACLF) board of directors elected Randon Aea Board Chair, Alex Johnson Board Vice Chair, Marissa Vichayapai Board Secretary, and Florence Sum Board Treasurer during their board retreat in West Seattle. Chosen for … Continue reading Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation elects it’s executive board for 2017

Introducing the 2016 Community Leaders Program Class

Genesis Gavino Genesis Gavino is a Senior Management Fellow with the City of Tacoma's Neighborhood and Community Services Department where she analyzes and develops policy to address human and social issues specific to homelessness and housing stability. She is Filipino, born and raised in American Samoa and committed to making a difference in her community. … Continue reading Introducing the 2016 Community Leaders Program Class

International Examiner UPSTANDERS Challenge

In honor of Upstanders Season 2, the Starbucks Foundation is launching the “Upstanders Challenge” to celebrate charities that are making a difference in their communities. The Foundation will award twenty-five (25) $25,000 grants to eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in the US. In addition, the first 200 submitters will receive a $20 Starbucks eGift. Share  from this … Continue reading International Examiner UPSTANDERS Challenge

JACL Leadership Seminar: Gaining Influence – Developing Leaders for Equity and Social Justice in Private, Public, and Nonprofit Sectors

Sat, September 30, 2017 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT Keiro Northwest 1601 East Yesler Way Seattle, WA 98122 This seminar on leadership development is for emerging leaders, early career professionals, students, and other young adults. Participants will meet some of the most influential Asian American leaders in the private, public, and non-profit sectors, and … Continue reading JACL Leadership Seminar: Gaining Influence – Developing Leaders for Equity and Social Justice in Private, Public, and Nonprofit Sectors

Office of Gov. Jay Inslee and the Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs (CAPAA) recruiting for Ruth Woo Fellowship

Ruth Woo Fellowship in the Governor's Office Start Date: Fall 2017, 15-20+ hours per week Location: Office of the Governor, Olympia, WA Salary and Benefits: Unpaid Fellowship Course Credit: College course credit may be available. We will work with the students’ academic institutions to help them earn any academic credits for which they may be eligible. Process: … Continue reading Office of Gov. Jay Inslee and the Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs (CAPAA) recruiting for Ruth Woo Fellowship