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Newsletter: October 2021


10 Digital Campaign Essentials

Are you interested in learning strategies to optimize your website, fundraising platform, and email platform? Learn the top 10 key components of a digital campaign with Pacific Campaign House Founder and Chief Strategies Cheryl Hori.

 

Sign Up for Western Regional Leadership Conference


Want to change your community for the better? The solution lies in you – run for public office to make the changes you want to see! The APAICS Western Leadership Academy (RLA) is a two-day leadership training event for AAPI individuals interested in running for public office, current elected officials seeking election or higher office, and anyone interested in working on a campaign.

The Western RLA covers introductory trainings in campaign finance, digital organizing, and more to give participants an idea of what to expect and prepare for in a run for public office. The Western RLA will focus on individuals interested in pursuing elected positions in the Western region of the United States. The Western RLA is held in partnership with the League of California Cities API Caucus.


Apply here.

 

Last Chance to Register for Tech Summit

Registration for the first annual APAICS Tech Summit is open! The APAICS Tech Summit brings together community and corporate leaders, subject matter experts, as well as Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) elected officials for bipartisan policy discussions that affect the AANHPI community and the nation at-large.

Panel topics can range from AANHPI representation in the upper echelons of the tech industry, the magnified effects of the digital divide, impacts of misinformation and disinformation campaigns, digital skilling initiatives to increase technical literacy in the community, the importance of cybersecurity in a growing digital world and more. Read the panel descriptions and register for Day 2 (10/14) of the summit using this form.


Register Here.

 

Apply to Spring 22 Congressional internship


The Congressional Internship is designed for AANHPI undergraduate-aged students looking to increase their experience in public policy and service. The paid internship program places interns in congressional offices and provides them with the opportunity to develop their leadership and professional skills, encourages political engagement, and fosters interest in public service careers.

Applications are now open for our 2022 Spring Congressional Internship program, which will be an in-person, 12-week internship hosted in partnership with the United Parcel Service (UPS). Our spring internship cohort will have the opportunity to gain working experience in a congressional office and in UPS’ Washington, D.C. office. Interns will work in the UPS office 1 day per week and in a congressional office 3 days per week for a total of 32 hours per week. APAICS Spring 2022 Congressional interns cannot be full-time students during the time of the program; any course load they have cannot exceed 11 credits. Program Dates: February 7-April 29, 2022 Application Deadline: November 19, 2021, at 11:59 PM ET Location: Washington, D.C. Application link: https://bit.ly/spring22intern Questions? Email programs@apaics.org

 

Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum 10.7.21 Update

Do you have questions about flu vaccinations or the COVID-19 vaccine booster and third doses?

The Get the Facts campaign is based on CDC guidance, offering facts about COVID-19 vaccines in a simple and memorable way that counters common misconceptions. These facts address cost, ingredients, side effects, eligibility and more. Each set of materials includes translations in more than 30 languages, including Ready-to-Use Versions in: Arabic, Burmese, Chin Hakha, Hmong, Korean, Lao, Nepali, Chinese, Tagalog, Telugu, Urdu, Vietnamese, and more.


Read Here.

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