Events:

COVID19

Community

THE DIM SUM & Then Some: The Uptown 5K & 10K!

CMAA’s Dim Sum & Then Some race offers participants a unique experience, with all proceeds reinvested back into the community through the hard work of their staff and their programming.
Business

Back to Business: Restarting Main Street in the Wake of Covid-19

Join Reimagine Main Street to learn about the findings of their most recent national survey of diverse small business owners, insights on relief programs, and other exciting announcements!
Community

Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month across Illinois

DCEO will celebrate AAPI leaders from across the state, highlighting their contributions to the fabric of our state, and resilience as we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Community

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Chicago Community Kickoff

Beyond the celebration of our Asian Pacific American heritage in 2021, we find us as a community having to deal with strong hate and anti-Asian sentiment. We will attempt to come together to address this issue while embracing our heritage.
Community

#AAPI Women Strong: Organizing Beyond A Hashtag

Join us for an evening where we center AAPI women and our vision to build power for a future where we can all thrive!
Community

Anti-Asian Racism & Violence: An Urgent Discussion

This discussion will attempt to house some of these conversations, while acting as a safe space for members and non-members to hear from women in the HeyMama community.
Community

Chicagoland Vigil & Rally for Georgia Shooting Victims: National Day of Action to Stop AAPI Hate

Join us with local Chicago organizations in a rally and vigil to mourn and honor the lives of those murdered in Atlanta, Georgia last 16th of March.
Community

MA Town Hall on Anti-Asian Racism

Join the town hall with Asian American organizations across the state highlighting how the Asian American community in MA is organizing against racism and learn how to support our community during the pandemic.
Community

National ACE Partner Webinars

Join National ACE in three webinars from February 23 to 25!
Business

A Conversation with Asian American Women Restaurateurs

Join OCA Greater Chicago for a conversation with top Asian American female restaurateurs from Chicago on being female in a male-dominated industry and how COVID-19 has changed how they operate their businesses.
Community

BEYOND SURVIVAL: Asian American Resilience & COVID-19

Join the free virtual event on how might we tell stories of resilience that empower our communities to go beyond survival.
Community

Beyond Essential: CMAA's 39th Annual Gala

At this year’s virtual Annual Gala, “Beyond Essential,” we are highlighting CMAA’s COVID-19 relief efforts and especially recognizing the essential work of CMAA’s Community Care Program (CCP).
Arts/Entertainment

Balikbayan Box Broadway Open Mic: Sixteen Bars x Broadway Barkada

With the goal of bridging our local theatre community with Filipino theatre communities abroad, Sixteen Bars, in collaboration with Broadway Barkada, is proud to present BALIKBAYAN BOX: BROADWAY OPEN MIC. This event supports Never Gonna Jeep You Up, a fundraising campaign initiated to support jeepney drivers affected by the mass transportation ban and jeepney phaseout amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Business

Cybersecurity Best Practices and How to Protect Your Small Business in COVID-19

Join us for this important and informative best practice discussion on how to keep your small business safe from cybersecurity attacks with Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) Michael Sohn who is currently leading a squad at the FBI Los Angeles Field Division that is responsible for investigating computer and high-technology crimes.
Interviews

Perspectives on Virtual Learning: New Developments, Current Obstacles, and the Future of Online Educating

MALA (Muslim American Leadership Alliance), is hosting a virtual discussion! Hosted by a diverse group of panelists, Perspectives on Virtual Learning will focus on new developments, current obstacles, and the future of online educating.
Community

OCA Summit: Resilient Communities

Resilient Communities will be a virtual summit of plenaries, workshops, and entertainment for Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, community partners, and allies across the country.
Business

The Effects of Covid-19 on Commercial Real Estate

A webinar about 1031 Exchange, Commercial Property Tax, Distressed Properties, and trends in commercial real estate.
Interviews

ASIAN INFLUENCES: STANDING STRONG on ABC 7 Chicago

In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, ABC 7 Chicago presents ASIAN INFLUENCES: STANDING STRONG, a program that shines the spotlight on Chicago’s Pan-Asian American community and the uplifting ways the community is leading the way during the COVID-19 Pandemic. 
Community

Webinar: Asian American Identity and Self Compassion during COVID-19

Dr. Ravi Chandra will teach the founding principles of Mindful Self Compassion, lead us in some self-compassion meditations, and also give perspectives on how to deal with microaggressions. This APA Heritage Month program is planned by NAAAP's Self Care and Wellness program team.
Community

AAEN COVID-19: APA Business Advocacy Webinars

FREE Webinar - MUST register to participate...Zoom information will be provided to registered participants before the webinar via email provided.
Community

Let’s Celebrate APAHM & Pay Tribute To Our COVID-19 APA First Responders

Join the Asian American Executive Network, Asian American Coalition of Chicago, Valentine Austriaco and Bueschel, GREY, and many more collaborating partners on this webinar as we salute and honor our Asian American heroes.
Community

What you need to know about COVID-19 testing

AAPI the second largest medical organization in the country, is hosting a national webinar on what you need to know about COVID testing.
Business

AAEN COVID-19 APA Business Advocacy Program - What is NEXT?

In collaboration with Mr. Bo Steiner, Illinois District Director of the Small Business Administration (SBA), the Asian American Executive Network (AAEN) established an volunteer based platform that provided 5 services for APA Businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic.