API Forward is saddened and outraged over the continued attacks, bullying and harassment against Asians and Pacific Islanders across the country, including the recent spate of vandalism at Asian-owned businesses in Portland. These crimes are part of a long, racist and xenophobic history of violence against Asians and Pacific Islanders.

The API Forward board of directors condemns these hateful acts and calls upon each and every one of you to practice kindness and compassion and act in solidarity. Here are some things you can do right now to support the community and help stop AAPI hate.

Educate yourself

Support API-owned businesses

Report violence and harassment

Learn what you can do if you experience or witness hate