Announcements

National CAPACD and Wells Fargo invest in AAPI small business development

On November 17 - 18, 2015, eleven National CAPACD members from across the country convened in Oakland, CA to discuss small business development and increasing access to capital for AAPI entrepreneurs and the self-employed.   This gathering was a critical step toward establishing our Small Business Network – a group of National CAPACD members engaged in supporting the development of micro-entrepreneurs and preservation of small businesses in AAPI communities across the country.  

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National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development Stands Against Anti-Muslim Hate

Today, the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD) stands together with other organizations in the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans to denounce anti-Muslim hate and the disturbing rise of xenophobia.  National CAPACD’s mission is to improve the quality of life for low-income Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders by promoting economic vitality, civic and political participation, and racial equity and we believe that anti-Muslim hate fundamentally undermines our mission and values in the threat and insecurity it poses to our communities and our allies.  Towards that end, we issue the following statement: 

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National CAPACD Thanks Kiran Ahuja for her Leadership at WHIAAPI and Welcomes Doua Thor as the Incoming Executive Director

Today, the Obama Administration announced Doua Thor as the new Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI), stepping into a position held by Kiran Ahuja for the past six years. Ms. Ahuja will move to serve as the Chief of Staff of the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM). 

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CFPB Paves the Way for Better Mortgage Data on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

National CAPACD applauds the historic rule released by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today on home mortgage data - progress that will assist in monitoring whether financial institutions are serving the housing needs of Asian American and Pacific Islanders.

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National CAPACD's 15th Anniversary Convention

We are celebrating 15 years of movement building among our membership and allies! Our theme this year, “Moving Forward, Rising Together: United for Thriving Communities,reflects our renewed focus on working in coalition with communities of color on issues of racial justice.

Register now! 

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Scrimping+Saving Report Webinar

 Join National CAPACD and the Asset Building Policy Network (ABPN) for its featured webinar – Scrimping + Saving on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 from 11am to 12pm PDT/2pm to 3pm EDT.

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National CAPACD hiring a Membership & Communications Coordinator

We seek a Membership and Communications Coordinator to develop our membership program and to manage internal and external communications related to membership. The position is critical for communicating the organization’s mission, values, and priorities to our membership.

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“Dream Big” This National Small Business Week, May 4-8

With apologies to baseball and your mother’s apple pie, nothing is more American than National Small Business Week

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National CAPACD will hold a Press Conference for its new report: Scrimping+Saving

National CAPACD will hold a press conference with U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Financial Services, to release the groundbreaking report, Scrimping + Saving

 

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National CAPACD co-hosts People & Places Community Conference

National CAPACD proudly co-hosts the People & Places Community Conference with its partners NACEDANational Association for Latino Community Asset Builders (NALCAB), and The National Urban League.

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