Newsletter: August 2022

APAICS Candids Podcast

Listen to Episode 6 of the Candids podcast, where APAICS President & CEO Madalene Mielke sits down with Victoria Lai, founder of Ice Cream Jubilee.

In this conversation, Lai discusses her background in public service, her transition to entrepreneurship, and how she melds the two fields together in her work as an "icecreampreneur."


East Bay Regional Leadership Academy

Applications for our East Bay Regional Leadership Academy are open now through September 16, 2022!

This in-person, two day training is geared towards AA & NH/PI individuals regionally in the East Bay area interested in running for public office, current elected officials with upcoming elections or seeking higher office, and anyone interested in working on a campaign. The East Bay RLA covers introductory training in campaign finance, digital organizing, and more!


Partner Q&A: Comcast

APAICS would like to take the time to recognize our partners and ask them about their commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.

Read the responses from our partners at Comcast here


2022 Tech Summit Registration

Registration for our 2022 Tech Summit is OPEN!

Tech Summit brings together community and corporate leaders, subject matter experts, as well as Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AA & NH/PI) elected officials for bipartisan policy discussions that affect the AA & NH/PI community and the nation at-large.

Learn more about the event and register here.


COVID-19 Resources

APAICS has partnered with the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) to curate and disseminate the most updated COVID-19 resources created for and by the Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander (AA & NH/PI) communities. These resources include guides and FAQs on COVID-19 transmission, prevention, and vaccinations, and are available in multiple AA & NH/PI languages.

Featured Resource:

We Can Do This by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services