Provide funds to sponsor a charitable event, the Advancing Justice Conference, to enable Midwest Asian American and Pacific Islanders to share information and learn about opportunities that affect their communities
As president and CEO of Hmong American Partnership (HAP), Minnesota’s largest Hmong organization that helps approximately 8,000 each year, and president and CEO of D.C.-based Hmong National Development, Bao Vang knows first-hand what it takes to lead community engagement and empower others to share in a common goal.
Address labor market discrimination based on race, gender and parental status by supporting research and surveys of hiring practices and personnel policies, analyzing results and identifying interventions
Increase parental and community participation in Philadelphia’s public school system to address policies and practices that impact the system’s children by helping lead Philly Coalition Advocating for Public Schools, training parent advocates and building public will for a Community Schools model
Advance more effective two-generation approaches to better serve the educational and economic security needs of parents and children together through identifying, aligning and implementing state policies, strategies and practices