AAPI Initiative

What is AAPI?

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) is a term sometimes used in the United States to include both Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans.

What Countries are Part of AAPI?

AAPI are made up of over 50 countries from the Middle East to South Asia to the Far East and Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands.

AAPI countries on globe

What is the eGirl Power AAPI Initiative?

eGirl Power's AAPI Initiative provides a "Dedicated Safe Space for AAPI Girls" to Connect, Share and Learn.

What are eGirl Power's AAPI Initiative Goals?

To Educate, Empower and Elevate the AAPI community to unite efforts to #StopAsianHate #StopAAPIHate

 

Did You Know?

  • • Women report hate incidents 2.3 times more than men.
  • • Youths (0 to 17 years old) report 12.6% of incidents and seniors (60 years old and older) report 6.2% of the total incidents.
  • • Chinese are the largest ethnic group (42.2%) that report experiencing hate, followed by Koreans (14.8%), Vietnamese (8.5%), and Filipinos (7.9%).
  • • Incident reports come from all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
  • • Businesses are the primary site of discrimination (35.4%), followed by public streets (25.3%), and public parks (9.8%). Online incidents account for 10.8% ofthe total incidents

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eGirl Power is an IRS-approved 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a mission to educate and support young girls through leadership skills development and career exploration with a focus on STEM and cybersecurity.