AAPI Equity Alliance Leads 42 Community Partners to Stop the Hate in California

The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) has recommitted funding for the Stop the Hate program to support direct services to victims of hate and their families and to provide prevention and intervention services against and in response to hate. AAPI Equity Alliance (AAPI Equity) is supporting 42 organizations in the Los Angeles County region […]

New website to track hate incidents launches in Central Valley

STOCKTON, Calif. — A new effort is helping track hate incidents in Stockton and the Central Valley. Those who’ve experienced hate, bigotry, bias or discrimination can report a hate incident on the 209 Asian and Pacific Islander Coalition’s (APIC) website. With national and state efforts to track acts of hate, community leaders in Stockton felt there needed to be […]

Queer orgs grateful for Stop the Hate state funding

A number of nonprofits representing minority groups, including the LGBTQ community, are grateful for grants from the state aimed at fighting prejudice. Governor Gavin Newsom’s office announced the $91.4 million in funding to 173 local organizations on August 23 as part of the Stop the Hate campaign of the California Department of Social Services. The […]

California OKs new initiatives and funding to stop the hate

The State of California this week announced several projects to stop the hate including $91 million in funding for prevention, intervention and direct services. Other initiatives will feature a multilingual campaign to promote its California vs Hate hotline and a webinar open to the public about mental health. The funds allocated will go to serve […]