AAPI United Against Hate: AAAM Annual Community Gathering

[Virtual Event] Friday, November 12, 6-8pm Register HERE Join us for a virtual gathering of AAAM members, community friends, and allies! This year, we are aligning with United Against Hate week (Nov. 14-20).  Also, we will have Dr. Russell Jeung from SFSU to share important findings and insights from his research on anti-AAPI attacks duringContinue reading “AAPI United Against Hate: AAAM Annual Community Gathering”

Building Alliances for Advocacy & Accountability

[Virtual Forum] Time: May 21, 2021, 6pm-7:30pm  Register for zoom link: https://forms.gle/E3ocmzHCsoC6Ggcz5 Last month, Marin County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution denouncing Anti-Asian hate in the county.   However, that’s only the start!  AAAM is hosting a virtual forum to discuss how we move forward.  We want to identify key challenges, align existing resources, and discuss possible actionContinue reading “Building Alliances for Advocacy & Accountability”

Rally to Stop Anti-Asian Hate

[Official Press Release, March 26, 2021] Led by the Asian American Alliance of Marin, a coalition of Asian American and faith-based organizations in North Bay gather together, at noon on March 26 at 4th and City Plaza, to grieve for the lives lost and souls damaged by Anti-Asian attacks.  We stand in solidarity against race-basedContinue reading “Rally to Stop Anti-Asian Hate”

Rally to Stop Anti-Asian Hate

RSVP on Facebook Time: Friday March 26, 2021, 12pm-1pm Place: San Rafael Courthouse Plaza (1000 4th St, San Rafael; the courtyard next to Arizmandi Bakery) Organized and sponsored by Asian American Alliance of Marin (AAAM), Women’s Rights and Peace of Bay Area (WRAPBA), Vietnamese Association of Marin, Multicultural Center of Marin, Marin Nakayoshi Club, KoreanContinue reading “Rally to Stop Anti-Asian Hate”

Full Transcript of Margaret Huang’s Talk

Link to recording of Ms. Huang’s talk on 11/6/2020: https://youtu.be/iHLf_XOSbqc JEAN BEE CHAN Thank you for being here today. It is now my pleasure to introduce our main speaker Margaret Huang. Ms. Huang is an internationally renowned advocate for human rights and racial Justice, and she is now the new president and CEO of theContinue reading “Full Transcript of Margaret Huang’s Talk”

Guest Speaker: Margaret Huang on Asian American Advocacy

Our keynote speaker for the 2020 Community Gathering, Margaret Huang, CEO and President of the Southern Poverty Law Center highlighted the following areas of urgent action with the new presidential administration in January 2021: End, close all federal detention camps and centers. 500,000 individuals are currently in detention. Focus on ending poverty. Micronesian, Bangladeshi, andContinue reading “Guest Speaker: Margaret Huang on Asian American Advocacy”

AAAM’s 2020 Virtual Gathering

On November 6, 2020, AAAM continued the tradition of our annual community gatherings–virtually to keep everyone safe during the pandemic. The recordings of the gathering are here: Welcome Keynote Speech by Ms. Margaret Huang of Southern Poverty Law Center Community Announcements Social Justice Discussion Report-Back We encourage all to donate to Southern Poverty Law CenterContinue reading “AAAM’s 2020 Virtual Gathering”

Join us virtually!

Click to Register for FREE This year, the AAAM community will be gathering online on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 6pm! Connecting through Zoom, we will socialize and have social justice topics discussions, as well as share community announcements as we had before. Our guest speaker will be Margaret Huang, who is internationally recognized forContinue reading “Join us virtually!”

Solidarity Statement and Call to Action

[The Board of Asian American Alliance of Marin, September 2020] Standing in solidarity for basic human rights and the elimination of structural racism is an ongoing quintessential moral position—and not merely a temporary political position. All members of the Board of Asian American Alliance of Marin (AAAM) express our deepest grief over the tragic lossContinue reading “Solidarity Statement and Call to Action”

AAAM Delivered Lunches to Essential Workers

With generous donation from David Wong- State Farm Agent, AAAM has provided 40 complimentary meals from Pearl Novato to essential workers at 8 board and care homes: Terra Linda Christian Homes in San Rafael, L’Chaim in San Rafael, Young at Heart in Novato, Sundance Villa in Novato, & The Anton Pointe in Novato. Thank you,Continue reading “AAAM Delivered Lunches to Essential Workers”