AAPI Rising: The Taste of Resilience & Community

To kick off upcoming celebrations for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, VAYLA’s next AAPI Rising Conversation will center the Taste of Resilience and Community! Join us on May 17th for an afternoon of storytelling with our special guests: VAYLA’s Executive Director, Jacqueline Thanh, MSW will be moderating a deep dive conversation between two innovative AAPI … Continued


AAPI Rising: Soul Care

Join us Thursday 3/31 for an #AAPIRising Community Vigil and Healing Meditation for Asian Women and Femmes. This community vigil and meditation is in honor of the eight lives lost in Atlanta last year, the lives lost due to anti-Asian violence, and the generations of grief we carry and hold for our loved ones. We … Continued


AAPI Rising: Palestine Teach-In


🍉 Join us for a Palestine teach-in led by Bianca Mabute-Louie, MA and Reverend Addie Domske, as part of our AAPI Rising series. Moderated by Dr. Jacqueline Thanh, DSW, AM — Executive Director of VAYLA, this virtual teach-in will explore lessons on decolonization with an emphasis on history, solidarity, and shared liberation. April 30th is also Black April, … Continued