Events:

Organization

Community

CIRCA Pinitg's 30th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate Filipino American History Month with THREE Fil-Am Organizations celebrating milestones!
Food

Get SuperHai with Friends!

Join us for food, drinks, music, and FUN on Saturday, October 2nd with SuperHai serving yōshoku style Japanese food along with Filipino booniefoods and Indonesian minahasachicago cuisine. Enjoy a multi-course, family-style menu with drink pairings under the lights of Revival Food Hall!
Community

National ACE AAPISTRONG Legislative Conference

Learn how AAPIs face unique challenges, tackle the importance of strong legislations, and tips to build a healthy digital business!
Community

Racial Disparities in Economic Espionage Act Prosecutions: A Window into the New Red Scare

Discussions on new research that sheds light on significant racial disparities in the implementation of Economic Espionage Act (EEA) of 1996 and under the China initiative.
Business

ACE NextGen Pathfinder Awards

It's time to recognized and celebrate our AAPI small businesses! Cast your nominations and let these stories of perseverance shine!
Community

Fundraiser for Judge Rena Marie Van Tine

Please support Judge Van Tine in her efforts to stay on the bench by attending the following event and forwarding this invite to your own network!
Business

Equity in Entrepreneurship Town Hall Series

AARP and National ACE invite you to join a series of town hall conversations on how organizations are supporting minority-owned small businesses and working towards building more equitable entrepreneurship ecosystems.
Food

A Conversation with Katie Chin

Be part of this special conversation with Katie Chin, an Asian food expert, award-winning cookbook author, TV personality, blogger, and working mom!
Business

#AAPISTRONG Business Owner Workshop Series

National ACE and Grow With Google is partnering to offer a series of workshops perfect for small to medium and start-up business owners.
Community

2021 Hangawi Celebration

The Korean Cultural Center of Chicago will hold a special ‘Hangawi’ event on Saturday, September 18th where there will be a demonstration of Charye service (honoring deceased ancestors through offerings and service) to provide the insight to how it is done.
Community

2021 National Civic Leadership Forum is Here!

This year's National Civic Leadership Forum is themed AAPI: The Power of Unity, bringing in sessions and panel discussions from bipartisan political leaders, community activists, and promising young leaders.
Business

Grey Hair Career Management Webinar & Networking

Executives entering the later stage of their career face many challenges. Learn how you can prepare yourself for new employment and advancement through this event by Asian American Executive Network.
Arts/Entertainment

Poetry and Music of Faith: the Sufi Gospel Project

Join Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts in their next Cultural Sunday event! Register and help support these events by purchasing a donation ticket.
Food

Barkada Market Market Chicago

This is the biggest event Brew Lounge will be hosting to date. Join them on the 28th as they bring Filipino-American small businesses from all over the country together to showcase authentic Filipino food, pastries, and desserts!
Arts/Entertainment

Synapse Arts - Mural Dances Summer Series #2

Synapse Arts presents “Mural Dances”, a series of dance performances that take place outdoors at murals, with live music, costume design, and choreography that dialogue with the artwork.
Food

SAAPRI 20th Anniversary Fundraising Kickoff: Cooking for a Cause

SAAPRI will kick off a fundraiser at Naveen's Cuisine with the goal of raising $20,000 to commemorate two decades spent in service to our community.
Arts/Entertainment

Asian Pop-Up Cinema: RAGING FIRE (Hong Kong)

Kicking off Asian Pop-Up Cinema's upcoming Season 13 is a pre-festival screening of RAGING FIRE, a Hong Kong crime/martial arts blockbuster directed by the late Benny Chan.
Community

2021 Dragon Boat Race for Literacy

Join the Dragon Boat Race for Literacy that has been successfully held by Chinatown Chamber for many years in Chicago, promoting Asian culture and helping the neighborhood literacy programs.
Business

#AAPISTRONG Restaurant series features How to Reach Customers with Google

#AAPISTRONG Restaurant Advocacy Series features "Grow with Google" that can help business owners learn how to reach customers with Google.
Food

Fresh Products from JASC Fresh Market!

Japanese American Service Committee (JASC) brings you the JASC Fresh Market offering fresh vegetables and prepared food from various Japanese stores!
Interviews

Diversity & Inclusion Virtual Career Fairs

InternX is setting a few Diversity & Inclusion Job fair and has scheduled the August 25, 2021 job fair for AAPI Students and Recent Grads.
Arts/Entertainment

Sumodo: The Successors of Samurai Sumodo

Enjoy Chicago International Film Festival's free Summer Screenings program which presents free virtual screenings throughout the summer! On August 4, they will screen Sumodo: The Successors of Samurai (Sakata Eiji, 2020) from Japan.
Community

2021 OCA Greater Chicago Get-Together

Join OCA Greater Chicago for their first post-SIP in-person get-together! Come meet new friends and catch up with old acquaintances.
Community

An Untold Past: Chinese Americans in the Midwest

CAM’s 'An Untold Past' series is returning with a discussion about the Chinese American experience in the Midwest.
Community

AWARE for All – Midwest Webinar

Join fellow Chicago community members for CISCRP’s AWARE for All – Midwest free virtual event on the importance of clinical research while entering for a chance to win a Fitbit Versa 2 health and wellness watch.
Business

Asian Hustle Week is here for Small Business Owners!

Asian Hustle Network together with Comcast brings you Asian Hustle Week on July 27 and 29!
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.
Community

OCA Virtual Summit: Building Hope Through Solidarity

Building Hope Through Solidarity" is a virtual three-day summit consisting of plenaries, workshops, and entertainment for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and allies across the country.
Community

The Creative Axis - Axis Lab Chicago Fundraiser

With the rise in Anti-Asian hate crimes due to the coronavirus pandemic, Asian America is facing a new reckoning with transnational racism. Join us on June 10 for a showcase featuring dancers, writers, and comedians from the AAPI community and a following roundtable discussion about their process and meaning-making.
Community

I Hate Being Hated Fundraiser for Stand with Asian Americans

Sessions takes great pride in continuing their partnership with Joy Ruckus Club, the largest Asian music festival in the world, and virtual events promoter 400 Dayze to present I Hate Being Hated, an important fundraiser to benefit Stand with Asian Americans and to raise hate crime awareness.
Community

National AAPI Day Against Bullying and Hate

Act to Change is hosting the 3rd annual national AAPI Day Against Bullying+Hate on May 18, 2021 as a rally against xenophobia and racism.
Community

Asian Pacific American Heritage X Taste of Chinatown

Everyone is welcome to attend the Asian Heritage Month Celebration and the "We Love Chinatown" event organized by more than 100 businesses and community organizations at Chicago Chinatown Plaza!
Community

Standing in Solidarity Webinar Series

Scholars and nonprofit leaders will explore and try to address the root causes of racism and xenophobia against our communities.
Business

Start Up Series: Learning the Fails and Wins from an Investor

Learn business investment insights from Richard Felicelda, the President of StarLab, who has been investing in various businesses locally and in the Philippines.
Community

History & the Law: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Context

This program will explore the history of Asian progress in America, including the creation of “Asian” as a racial construct, the history of scapegoating Asian communities, and the legal approaches used to justify exclusion and violence.
Community

AAPI Talks = American Stories

The Chinese American Heritage Foundation (CAHF) is sponsoring "AAPI Talks = American Stories", daily webinars to celebrate AAPH Heritage Month. The 31 webinars highlight prominent individuals and organizations who made notable impact to our country.
Community

The ENERI Access Series Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2021 Edition: “Hear Me, What I Want to Say”

ENERI Communications proudly presents the premiere of The ENERI Access Series Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2021 Edition: “Hear Me, What I Want to Say,” on the #ENERIcom YouTube Channel.
Business

#AAPISTRONG Heritage Month Business Summit

Learn how AAPIs have been staying strong together and keeping their businesses afloat! You can also donate to help AAPI small businesses.
Community

Wellness Wednesday: The Asian American Experience in Wellness Careers

How do healers also navigate career advancement, workplace discrimination, and self-care? Let's discuss the Asian American Experience in Wellness Careers!
Community

CASL’s Spring Social

CASL’s annual Socials are packed full of entertainment and excitement! This year’s VIRTUAL event will be on the engaging interactive platform DEGY WORLD.
Community

AsAm Creator Happy Hour

Learn about the history of anti-Asian racism, how to identify situations of harassment, and strategies they can use to intervene when they witness hate and harassment.
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

Bystander Intervention Training

Organizations join hands to implement an aggressive scaling up of locally-led bystander hate incident intervention trainings for community members!
Community

KINETIC Healing Circle

KINETIC is holding a virtual healing space for Asian CPS students to process recent instances of anti-Asian violence, in light of the mass shooting in Atlanta, and other incidences of racially motivated attacks.
Business

CAAMBA Asian American Conference 2021

"The Business of Asian America" is CAAMBA's inaugural conference, bringing together dozens of accomplished Asian American figures from a spectrum of professions and experiences with hundreds of students and young professionals.
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

Emergency Town Hall: Asian / Asian American Violence in Georgia and Beyond

UniPro Chicago is having an emergency town hall on Saturday, March 20 to stand with the Asian / Asian American communities to process information with areas for learning and education.
Community

Rally for Community Safety and Anti-Asian Violence

Join us for a peaceful rally for community safety and anti-Asian violence on March 27th!
Politics

Possibilities: U.S.-China Relations in the New Era

‍Committee of 100 will host its virtual conference, elevating important topics in the U.S.-China relationship and the Chinese American community overall on May 11-12, 2021.
Community

Storytellers Session: Ursula Liang

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) invites you to their next member event, Storytellers Session: Ursula Liang, on Thursday, March 18!
Community

National ACE Partner Webinars

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

INNER CIRCLES 2021

Utilize the power of the ACE NextGen community to elevate your business today.
Business

Virtual Gala 2020

Reach your career goals and make an impact. Asian American Professional Association Developing a Community of Future Leaders (AAPA) is here to help you maximize your career and leadership potential.
Business

Get Cash for Hiring Right

Get Cash for Hiring Right: Most businesses need to hire talent to sustain and grow. The U.S. Government provides incentives via tax credits.
Community

NAAAP Pride: Embracing Your Identity

We invite you to join us as we discuss what identity means to each of us and the different tools we can employ to manage mental health, especially during the holidays.
Community

Project: VISION - Funding Postsecondary Education

Join a live panel discussion covering the financial aspects of obtaining a postsecondary education!
Community

NAAAP Chicago Wellness Wednesday

Join NAAAP Chicago each month for a session of self-care at our Wellness Wednesday Meetup!
Community

GOTV Concert & Kwentuhan (feat. Ruby Ibarra)

Hear from Filipino American activists on the importance of getting out the vote for the FilAm community in 2020!
Community

CASL Virtual Gala

Taking our celebration online has opened our Gala to attendees from around the world! Guests will be able to log in from anywhere to enjoy our WEEK-LONG celebration, honoring CASL’s co-founder and former President Bernie Wong with a Lifetime Achievement Award. As co-chair of CASL’s Advisory Board and organizational supporter for nearly two decades, Emmy award-winning anchor Judy Hsu of ABC-7 will be returning as the evening’s emcee.
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).
Business

Marketing Your Business in a Digital World

National ACE and the California Hmong Chamber of Commerce are delighted to present "Marketing Your Business in a Digital World" with featured speaker, Bryan Pham, founder of Asian Hustle Network!
Community

National Conference ISANG BAGSAK: United in Health

Happy Filipino American History Month! Free registration for the National Conference ISANG BAGSAK: United in Health on October 10-11, 2020.
Business

A Dialogue with General Services Administration

This webinar will feature The General Services Administration (GSA – www.gsa.org). GSA will share its programs and services supporting AAPI Business in the pursuit of federal contracts.
Community

GABRIELA-Chicago 2018 Launch

The launch will celebrate the resistance and resilience of Filipino women, particularly in the current political climate of Rodrigo Duterte and Donald Trump, two macho-fascist presidents who have openly condoned and defended sexual assault and violence against women.
Community

GABRIELA-Chicago Founding Assembly

GABRIELA-Chicago is celebrating International Working Women's Month with our founding assembly.
Community

2019 Installation Ceremony

Please join the Filipino American Lawyers Association of Chicago in celebrating the installation of its 2019 officers and board of directors!
Community

FMOC 6th Year Anniversary

Please join us as we celebrate all the musicians/live bands who have been supporting us throughout the years.
Community

Indo-American Democratic Organization 40th Annual Banquet

Our banquet will be an opportunity to celebrate the victories of the past year and ensure we are able to continue doing vital political engagement and advocacy to support our community especially with the fast approaching primary elections.
Community

Serving Undocumented Immigrants in Chicago

AAJC serves to empower our communities by bringing local and national constituencies together and ensuring Asian Americans are able to participate fully in our democracy.
Community

Save the Date: Anakbayan Anniversary!

The night will include poetry, solidarity statements, education, art making and more.
Business

All Bar Networking Social & Fair

This event will enable hundreds of lawyers, law students, and judges to network and socialize with one another at the same event.