APIENC (API Equality – Northern California) builds LGBTQ Asian and Pacific Islander power to amplify their voices and increase visibility of their communities. Through organizing, they inspire and train leaders, establish intergenerational connections, and document and disseminate their histories. APIENC’s programs work to build strong communities attain cultural change, and fight isolation. Currently, their work falls l within the three main areas of: leadership development, visibility and storytelling, and trans justices.
(Photo: A sign reading “Our Histories Matter” from the 2015 Trans March.)
This organization is supported through the Funding Queerly Giving Circle, which is housed at Astraea.