Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in 2020: Pacific Islanders in the Age of the Coronavirus ♥ ★
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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WEDNESDAY, MAY 20th 6:00PM-7:00PM
AAPIS IN 2020: PACIFIC ISLANDERS IN THE AGE OF THE CORONAVIRUS
via Facebook Live on https://www.facebook.com/OCAPICA
Learn how COVID-19 is disrupting the daily lives of AAPIs in SoCal, from access to social services for unemployment, housing, and health, to fears about public charge.
How to watch our Facebook Live:
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About the Virtual Series:
In celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, OCAPICA, the South Asian Network, the UCI Humanities Center and the UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center are joining together to host a series of panels featuring community leaders speaking on how our communities are facing the effects of the pandemic and how our communities can come together in the face of it.
About the Orange County Asian American and Pacific Islander Meet & Eat Coalition:
The Orange County Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Meet & Eat is a coalition of 25 local AAPI-serving community-based organizations created as an open forum for community leaders to gather to discuss and strategize around the needs of the diverse AAPI community in Orange County. The coalition’s purpose is to build a network of service providers and advocates to support each other and work together to transform Orange County for all communities. The Orange County Asian American and Pacific Islander Meet & Eat coalition is dedicated to ensuring a complete and accurate count of Orange County.
This event is co-sponsored by OCAPICA, Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Health Initiative, OC AAPI Meet & Eat Coalition, South Asian Network, UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, and U.S. Census 2020.
- Wednesday, May 20, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
- Event Category:
- Event Tags:
- AAPI, accessibility, Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Community, COVID-19, pandemic, social services, thriving
- Facebook Live