Events

TAAF brings the AAPI community together to mobilize action against hate and violence, and build the infrastructure needed to improve AAPI advocacy, power, and representation across American society.

upcoming events
From Hate to Hope: Building a National Movement for Belonging
Online

From Hate to Hope: Building a National Movement for Belonging

For the past year, “Stop Asian Hate” has been the rallying cry for 23 million Asian Americans and allies. On September 30 (11am PT/2pm ET), join The Asian American Foundation and NextShark for a conversation on combating hate and building belonging.

September 30, 2021

2:00 PM ET

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From Hate to Hope: Building a National Movement for Belonging

From Hate to Hope: Building a National Movement for Belonging

For the past year, “Stop Asian Hate” has been the rallying cry for 23 million Asian Americans and allies. On September 30 (11am PT/2pm ET), join The Asian American Foundation and NextShark for a conversation on combating hate and building belonging.

September 30, 2021

2:00 PM ET

20 Years Post 9/11: Relive, Reflect, React Virtual Symposium

20 Years Post 9/11: Relive, Reflect, React Virtual Symposium

After the 9/11 attacks, AAPINH organizations changed what activism looks like. What are their stories, what have they learned, and what is their vision for the future? Additionally, this virtual symposium hosted by SALDEF will also feature first-hand experiences of Sikh community members affected by hate crimes etc. post 9/11.

September 20, 2021

8:30 PM ET

Make Us Visible: Hearing and Understanding the Stories of AAPI Youth

Make Us Visible: Hearing and Understanding the Stories of AAPI Youth

SALDEF hosts a youth-led discussion on the AAPI experience in America. This webinar will explore topics ranging from the decolonization of our stories to bridging divides between AAPINH communities.

September 16, 2021

8:30 PM ET

Balbir Singh Sodhi Anniversary Memorial

Balbir Singh Sodhi Anniversary Memorial

The family of Balbir Singh Sodhi, the first American killed in a post-9/11 hate crime, is hosting an interfaith vigil in memoriam of all those lost to or affected by hate in the past 20 years. We honor their memory by continuing to persevere together.

September 15, 2021

7:00 PM MST

9/11 Town Hall: We Commemorate, We Commit

9/11 Town Hall: We Commemorate, We Commit

September 11, 2021 will commemorate the 20th anniversary of a profound moment in US life, the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Join Eboo Patel in conversation with civic leaders, sharing personal experiences and stories from their unique perspectives, each effected by that day and its aftermath as hate crimes against religious minorities in the US rose.

September 8, 2021

12:00 PM ET

Building AAPI Inclusion in Federal Policy

Building AAPI Inclusion in Federal Policy

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) have long faced challenges to achieving belonging, safety, and equity in the US, but the intensification of anti-Asian sentiment in the US in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic calls for greater attention to this issue. As the nation reckons with systemic racism, a new window has opened to understand and meet the diverse needs of AAPI communities through federal policy.

July 14, 2021

1:30pm ET

Social Realities of Indian Americans: Findings From the 2020 Indian American Attitudes Survey

Social Realities of Indian Americans: Findings From the 2020 Indian American Attitudes Survey

As the number of Indian Americans in the United States has swelled north of 4 million, the community’s diversity has also increased and yet there is surprisingly little systematic data on the everyday social realities of Indian Americans. How do Indian Americans relate to the broader Asian American community? How do they navigate the competing forces of assimilation and integration? And, as the United States witnesses a resurgence of violence and hate speech targeting Asian Americans, how does it affect Americans of Indian origin?

June 9, 2021

12 PM ET

See Us Unite For Change
Broadcast Special

See Us Unite For Change

Special to air Friday May 21st at 8pm ET/PT across MTV Entertainment's suite of brands including MTV, Comedy Central, Paramount Network and Smithsonian Channel as well as BET and Nickelodeon and stream exclusively on Facebook Watch.

May 21, 2021

8:00 PM ET/PT

Visions of a Feminist Future #21For21Summit

Visions of a Feminist Future #21For21Summit

The world needs new systems, new institutions, new ways of thinking—we know the old ones are not serving us well. Join the 21For21Summit, a project of @WeAretheMeteor with #ChimeForChange, on May 18th to discuss the path forward alongside a group of global visionaries.

May 18, 2021

7:00 PM ET

Washington Post Live: Race in America

Washington Post Live: Race in America

Washington Post Live’s Race in America hosted TAAF President Sonal Shah and TAAF Board Member and Co-Founder of Yahoo! Jerry Yang for a conversation on tackling the rise in anti-Asian hate through data, research, and education.

May 14, 2021

2:00 PM ET

Claiming Power: The Future of Asian Americans

Claiming Power: The Future of Asian Americans

The Asian American Foundation's virtual launch event convened politicians, leading journalists, business leaders, and cultural icons to discuss the most pressing issues for Asian Americans.

May 4, 2021

3:00PM ET

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