DAY projects strives to engage our audience in conversations on societal issues and strengthen the bond of the pan-Asian community. We create opportunities for Asian youth to connect with one another and the leaders in our community to increase civic engagement in marginalized communities. These interactions take the form of webinars, panels, campaigns, toolkits, and other fun virtual events. We hope to spread positivity and acceptance and provide a platform for our international audience to share their experiences.
Diversify Your Classroom Posters + Holiday Calendar
The second facet of the Diversify Your Classroom Toolkit project in which we delivered downloadable materials for classroom use, including posters highlighting BIPOC figures and a calendar showcasing holidays from across the globe.
How to Ace Online School
A virtual event where members of the DAY team shared advice about how to manage online school, stay organized with apps, form study groups and healthy study habits, and find extracurricular activities.
Diversify Your Classroom Toolkit
Diversify Your Classroom is a resource-based toolkit dedicated to teaching anti-racism, diversity, and inclusion in K-12 classrooms through a variety of learning mediums.
The Reality of Representation: Musical Theatre
Hosted a webinar in which Asian American actresses shared their stories on embracing their identities and navigating the world of musical theater.
Being a Jack of All Trades Master of None
A virtual event for audience members who are applying to college as a well-rounded applicant, with a panel of guests covering the application process.
Dear Asian Changemakers
An award program where we recognize the efforts of Asian changemakers across the fields of Racial Justice, Mental Health, Civic Empowerment, LGBTQ+ Equality, Environmental Activism, Media & Journalism, Technological Justice, and Interfaith Awareness.
Asians in Politics With College Key Foundation
Hosted a panel to educate and enlighten students on what it is like being AAPI in politics with guest speakers who are within the field of politics to speak about their experience .
Asian History Education IGTV Series with Diversify Our Narrative
A IGTV series with three episodes that touched on topics relevant to the Asian community. The videos covered Anti-blackness in the Asian community and how to combat it, Mental health in Asian community, and Asian American history.
Dear Asian Stories & Dear Pasifika Stories
A social media campaign to empower Asian and Pacific Islander voices across the globe by raising awareness, amplifying API voices, and uniting against API hate
Dear Asian Leaders Conference
A day-long virtual conference to develop the professional skills and careers of Asian youth through various engaging workshops and panels that expose them to brilliant Asian industry leaders.
Let's Chat: The Relationship Between Teens and Adults
A virtual event facilitating dialogue regarding communication in light of parent-child relationships and to reclaim the stigma of discussing mental/emotional health in the Asian community.
ACA-5 Bill W/ AAPSU
Amid the nationwide discussion of racial justice, the ACA-5 Bill was passed summer of 2020 to reinstate California’s affirmative action policies. In collaboration with Asian American Progressive Student Union (AAPSU), we hosted a webinar to educate people about the ACA-5 Bill and discuss its impact on minorities.
Asians for Black Lives Merch
In collaboration with AA Batteries, together we produced and sold 3 designs to fundraise for the Black Lives Matter movement. 30% of all proceeds raised from the collection was donated to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Youth for Black Lives Toolkit
Toolkit including must-know terms, intro to police brutality, into to segregated housing and communities, starting dialogue and handling disagreements, hard facts, ways to get involved, and social media shareables.
The Women of Color Conference is a two-day virtual event bringing together a global community of Gen Z youth for panels, networking sessions, and scholarship opportunities! The conference is a celebration of WOC, and an opportunity for connection and empowerment!
Asian Americans Against Voter Suppression
Multifaceted collaboration to bring awareness to the obstacles Asian Americans have faced when it comes to voting and hosting phone banking sessions to mobilize BIPOC voters.
Guest speakers: Reclaim Our Vote organizers, Sunny Mai
Partners: Reclaim Our Vote, @womeninpolitics, @asian_advocates, @thepeahceproject, @angryasianamericans, @wethecatalyst, @the.unsociety, @asianslead, @aapiwomenlead, @futurevoters.la, @aycevote, @miscalculasian, @aapiforceef