How You Can Help Support Asian Communities

Anti-Asian hate crimes have been steadily rising since the beginning of the pandemic, here's how you can further educate yourself on stereotypes and the history behind Asian hate, and how you can help support those effected.




I've attached videos, links to organizations and charities, and fundraisers from both Canadian and American creators. Anti-Asian racism is just as prevalent in Canada as it is across the border.




Recent Reports of Anti-Asian Hate Crimes in Canada










History of Anti-Asian Hate










Stereotypes



The hyper-sexualization of Asian women in media.






The "model minority" myth and how it hurts everyone.




Hailey Cheng makes terrific TikToks debunking Asian stereotypes.





Ted Talks









Donate & Support



Canada



The Asian Canadian Benevolent Association for the Elderly

https://acbaglobal.org/


Vancouver Chinatown Foundation

https://www.chinatownfoundation.org/donate-now/


Canadian Society for Asian Arts

https://canadiansocietyforasianarts.org/


Asian Solidarity Fund

https://www.canadahelps.org/en/asian-solidarity-fund/


Chinese Canadian National Council

https://ccncsj.ca/donations/support-us/


Toronto's Butterfly Asian and Migrant Sex Workers Network

https://www.butterflysw.org/donate


Vancouver's SWAN Culturally-Specialized Supports & Advocacy for Im/Migrant Women Engaged in Indoor Sex Work

https://www.swanvancouver.ca/donate



America



Asian Mental Health Collective

https://www.asianmhc.org/about-us/#contact-us


AAPI Community Fund

https://www.gofundme.com/f/support-aapi-community-fund


Apex For Youth

https://www.apexforyouth.org/


Yong Ae Yue Memorial Fund (Atlanta victim)

https://www.gofundme.com/f/memorial-for-yong-yue-and-family


Suncha Kim Memorial Fund (Atlanta victim)

https://www.gofundme.com/f/in-loving-memory-of-sun-cha-kim


Hyun Jung (Kim) Grant Memorial Fund (Atlanta victim)

https://www.gofundme.com/f/in-memory-of-hyunjungkim-to-support-my-brother-i


John Chen's Fund for His Injured Grandmother

https://www.gofundme.com/f/2b8zh292uo



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