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AANHPI (Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander) Month Resource Hub


Learn more about this year's national theme and the history of AANHPI Heritage Month:


Volunteer with ACFC at Asian Youth Center's food distribution program by preparing food bags to distribute to community members on May 11. Learn more and sign up to volunteer here.

Support local AANHPI-owned businesses:


Kibō Nobori at Terasaki Budokan (Children’s Arts & Culture Festival) - May 4, 11:00-4:00 PM PT

Join us for this free, family-friendly event in celebration of the Japanese holiday Kodomo No Hi (Children's Day) and AAPI Heritage Month and to spread hope in our community! Featuring music, dance performances, art installations, children's art & activities, AAPI creative community, snacks and games, and more! Player Jun Endo to make an appearance (subject to change). Event details here.


Taiko Drum Class - May 11, 1:00 PM PT

In celebration of AANHPI month, learn the art of Taiko drumming in a free workshop at Terasaki Budokan in Little Tokyo! The class will be taught by expert taiko drummers Maceo Hernandez and Walter Nishinaka. RSVP is required and class size is capped at 20 participants— RSVP is FULL. Event details here.


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Designed by Sanjana Sinha, an LA-based Indian-American henna artist. Read more! 


Asian Youth Center's mission is to empower low-income, immigrant, and at-risk youth, of all communities, to overcome barriers to success through the provision of culturally and linguistically competent education, employment, and social services.
East Wind’s focus on working towards creating opportunities and making positive impacts on at-risk youths has made them a leader in the global community of not-for-profit institutions. 
CPAF’s mission is to build healthy and safe communities by addressing the root causes and consequences of family violence and violence against women. CPAF is committed to meeting the specific cultural and language needs of Asian Pacific Islander (API) women and their families. Donate.

Chinatown Service Center's mission is to provide outstanding services and advocacy that promote better quality of life and equal opportunity for immigrants and other communities. 

Terasaki Budokan's mission is to provide a facility in Downtown, Los Angeles for youth, families and seniors that offers sports, community activities, and opportunities to connect visitors to Japanese American culture and a vibrant, sustainable Little Tokyo.

AAPI LA brings together nonprofit and for-profit organizations that support or provide services to the AAPI community to address the unique challenges faced by the AAPI community, including the rapid rise of hate crimes, the unprecedented impact of the pandemic on AAPI businesses, inaccessibility to services due to language barriers, and the lack of AAPI inclusion in industries and conversations around equity and diversity.