Profile cover photo
Profile photo
API Equality-LA
12 followers -
Asian & Pacific Islanders for LGBT Equality
Asian & Pacific Islanders for LGBT Equality

12 followers
About
API Equality-LA's posts

Post has attachment
Brainstorming for API Equality-LA's upcoming events!

Don't just sit there! We need your help planning this year's events including our 10th Anniversary Celebration, Pride events, and Crossroads Conference!

Send a message our way and let us know you're down! Or sign up at this link: http://goo.gl/PbJoVg
Photo

Post has attachment
Next Tuesday, March 31st, the new hit ABC sitcom, Fresh Off the Boat, will have a gay storyline featuring former GAPSN member and co-star of Entourage, Rex Lee. In conjunction, the Japanese American National Museum is working with Jeff Yang, Phil Yu and Jenny Yang to host a free live screening and Q/A with the creator of the show, Nanatchka Khan, Rex Lee, D. Lo and Erin O'Brien.

We are looking to pack the house with LGBT AAPI's and allies!

March 31, 7:30 - 10:00pm
Japanese American National Museum - Democracy Forum
100 North Central Ave.
FREE

Post has attachment
Not too late to sign up! Share you experience being a ‪#‎youth‬ ‪#‎AAPI‬ ‪#‎LGBT‬ ‪#‎activist‬! Get $150 for your time!

Post has attachment
April 7 API LGBT Youth Activists - Share your experience!

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC is working with API Equality-LA to host a focus group to better understand the cultural and social factors that shape ‪#‎LBGT‬ identified ‪#‎AAPI‬ youth leaders active in social justice issues. Do you identify as LGBT or ‪#‎Queer‬? Are you of ‪#‎Asian‬ or ‪#‎PacificIslander‬ descent? Are you active in your local community? Are you between the ages of 18 to 23? If you answered yes to these questions and live in the Los Angeles area, you should sign-up. Selected participants receive a $150 stipend for their time!
http://bit.ly/YLStudy

Post has attachment
RSVP HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/pmz8CfrWu9

Are you new to our organization and the work of API Equality-LA? Come join us for our Volunteer Orientation to learn about the history of our organization, the API LGBT movement, and the different roles you can play in our work. You'll meet some new folks along the way and have a lot of fun! Plus - free food! Hope to see you there!

RSVP HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/pmz8CfrWu9
Photo

Post has attachment
Join us for Eat With Me​ on March 14 at the 2015 #OutfestFusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival. Use discount code collab15 when purchasing your tickets. For tickets: outfest.org/fusion2015

Post has attachment
Thanks to everyone to came to our LGBT Contingent at the Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown!  Check our more pics: http://goo.gl/5AOIb5
PhotoPhotoPhotoPhotoPhoto
2015-03-02
6 Photos - View album

Post has attachment
Focus Group for LGBT ‪#‎AAPI‬ ‪#‎Youth‬ Leaders!
$150 Stipend for Participation!

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC is working with API Equality-LA to host a focus group to better understand the cultural and social factors that shape ‪#‎LBGT‬ identified AAPI youth leaders who are active in social justice issues.

• Do you identify as LGBT or Queer?

• Are of Asian or Pacific Islander descent?

• Are you active in your local community?

• Are you between the ages of 18 to 23?

If you answered yes to these questions and live in the Los Angeles area, complete the short registration form linked in this post. A representative will be in touch to confirm your eligibility and provide additional information.

Please share this announcement with your local networks!
Question? Contact Anthony Bowman at abowman@advancingjustice-aajc.org

Post has attachment
API Equality-LA commends Rep.Mike Honda's Public support for his #trans granddaughter

Post has attachment
Keep an eye on us on +Twitter for live updates on tomorrow's events!

We will be meeting at 12pm tomorrow at the LA County Hall of Records for the Golden Dragon Parade LGBT Contingent!

Sign up here: http://goo.gl/forms/3NRge1gujE

And join us at Mandarin Chateau after the parade: http://apiequalityla.org/blog/2015/02/06/2015-lunar-new-year-banquet/
Wait while more posts are being loaded