We are celebrating 20 years of existence this year at the Renaissance Hotel with you! We could not have existed without your support, feedback, hard work, and leadership. As Asian Pacific Islanders, we occupy an interesting position in social justice work and it's very important we work at our awareness, push for collaboration across sectors … Continue reading Buy Tickets for our Annual Gala & Graduation!
One of our goals for this year as the board is to engage our alumni more intentionally and to provide the space for the past cohorts to meet with one another. Alas, our beloved community member, Chevon Powell was able to throw this together for us! All CLP alums are invited to the ACLF Community … Continue reading Let’s get an ACLF Reunion started!
Braden Hirasawa grew up in the Bay Area and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Merced. With a group of friends, he co-founded the Nikkei Student Union on campus to bring awareness of the rich Japanese-American history within the Central Valley. After graduating in 2010 with a degree in Human Biology, Braden … Continue reading Welcome Braden & John to the ACLF Board!
ACLF is now accepting applications for the 2018 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. CLP 2018 Info Session … Continue reading We’re looking for our 2018 CLP Cohort!
On December 13, 2017, the Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation (ACLF) board of directors elected: Alex Johnson, Board Chair Marissa Vichayapai, Vice Board Chair Maria Williams, Secretary Florence Sum, Treasurer Chosen for their experience, vision, values-alignment with the mission of ACLF, and dedication to the community, and their respective skills, the new executive board … Continue reading Announcing our Executive Board for 2017-2018!
It's almost been a month since we saw you last. Can you believe we completed our 18th Graduation & Celebration Dinner for the CLP cohort? THANK YOU for helping to make this possible and for all of those who were able to join us on a Saturday evening. We are still channeling the energy from the performances, incredible community, delicious … Continue reading Thank you for the Dinner, ACLF Fam!
The Community Leadership 2017 cohort is presenting their project, a community needs assessment on identifying leadership gaps within the Asian and Pacific Islander community in the greater Seattle area. Please join us for a night of community and meaningful dialogue. Event Details Tues, Nov 7th @ 5:30PM Blaine Memorial United Methodist Church 3001 24th Ave S Seattle, … Continue reading CLP 2017 invites you to their Project Report Back!