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Asian Prisoner Support Committee ON THE RUN 2017

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BENEFITING: Chinese for Affirmative Action

ORGANIZER: Kasi

EVENT DATE: Apr 02, 2017

Sachi Yoshii

THE STORY:

Kasi Chakravartula wrote -

The Asian Prisoner Support Committee (APSC) is raising funds at the Oakland Running Festival on April 2nd. Please consider making a donation in honor of one of our runners! Your donation will be matched by a generous contribution from the East Bay Community Foundation (up to 20,000)!

Funds raised will be used towards our prison and reentry programs including:

  • Community-based reentry programs led by formerly incarcerated Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
  • Conducting organizing and advocacy to address increasing issues of "crimmigration"--the intersection of mass incarceration and deportation policies.
  • Expanding/replicating the San Quentin ROOTS program. Inspired from Ethnic Studies/Asian American Studies curriculum, the ROOTS program includes presentations and discussions on the following topics: AAPI immigration history, intergenerational trauma, social justice movements, racial formation and criminalization, health disparities, mental health, cultural healing practices, masculinity and gender, healthy/unhealthy relationships, LGBTQ experiences, deportation policies and reentry planning.

Thank you for enabling APSC to support our currently and formerly incarcerated community members!

For APSC's year-end summary of 2016: https://t.co/r51mJ998iI

Our fiscal sponsor and AACRE partner, Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA), receives and processes the donations for APSC.

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To This Fundraiser

$140

MONEY RAISED
  • Sayuri Sakamoto

    $25

  • Anonymous

     

  • Emily Eaton

    $15

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The Team: $13,919 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Mike Wu

Amount Raised

$2,200

 

110% Raised of $2,000 Goal

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Monica Thammarath

Amount Raised

$1,625

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Kasi Chakravartula

Amount Raised

$1,470

 

6% Raised of $25,000 Goal

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Andrew Cheng

Amount Raised

$1,220

 

102% Raised of $1,200 Goal

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Kori Chen

Amount Raised

$1,210

Fundraiser Title

Xiao Zheng

Amount Raised

$925

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Melvin Yu

Amount Raised

$880

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Ke Lam

Amount Raised

$700

Donor Comments

Emily Eaton

Emily Eaton

DONATION: $15

1 year ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

Good luck, Sachi! 1 year ago

Sayuri Sakamoto

Sayuri Sakamoto

DONATION: $25

1 year ago