Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community (APIQWTC)

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San Francisco Bay Area, California 94114 USA
Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community (APIQWTC)
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Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community (APIQWTC)

San Francisco Bay Area, California 94114 USA

About

APIQWTC provides opportunities for Asian & Pacific Islander queer women and transgender people to socialize, network, build community, engage in inter-generational organizing, and increase community visibility.

MISSION STATEMENT
APIQWTC provides opportunities for Asian & Pacific Islander queer women and transgender people to socialize, network, build community, engage in inter-generational organizing, and increase community visibility.

WHO WE ARE
APIQWTC is a fun, welcoming, multi-generational group of Asian & Pacific islander queer women and transgender people in the Bay Area, who are building community together. We are the legacy of queer A&PI activism, stemming from earlier-founded organizations going back to 1987. We are a wholly volunteer-based organization.

WHAT WE DO
APIQWTC hosts, and is involved in, a range of activities year-round:
-Website and listserv, which allows members to keep in touch about issues and events pertaining to the APIQWTC community
-Pride Parade and booth, API Pride Council
-Annual Spring Banquet, our main event and fundraiser
-Social Events: annual BBQ, monthly meetups, basketball, doggy play dates, games and movie nights, annual Tahoe trip, wine tasting, etc.
-Co-sponsorship: workshops (e.g. QACON at UC Berkeley), film and cultural events, and other community efforts
-Scholarships, awarded annually at the Banquet
-Annual Phoenix Award to a member of our community, based on nominations and awarded at the Banquet
-Support of other colleague organization

Location

San Francisco Bay Area, California 94114 USA
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