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AAPI Civic Engagement Fund Awards More than $6 Million to Movement Building Groups Across the U.S.

Through its grantmaking approach, AAPI Civic Engagement Fund continues to deepen a nationwide ecosystem of durable and sustainable organizations that are building power, learning and sharing strategies, and transforming systems.

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AAPI Fund Selects Five Accomplished AAPI American Artists for New Creative Catalyst Fellowship

The AAPI Civic Engagement Fund has announced the recipients of its Creative Catalyst Fellowship, which awards $30,000 to five artists to produce interdisciplinary art projects around critical issues impacting the AAPI community and activate civic engagement in the 2024 elections.

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Building since 2013

In 2013, a group of pioneering donors came together to discuss ways to substantively boost AAPI civic engagement. It became apparent that a specific fund, dedicated to expanding and deepening community capacity, was needed. Thus, the AAPI Civic Engagement Fund was conceived.