Bullying, including within the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community, has severe social, mental, and physical consequences on youth. These range from feelings of isolation, internalized self-hate, and even suicide.
- White Supremacy and The Model Minority Myth
- Xenophobia and Racism
- Homophobia,Transphobia, Misogyny and Toxic Masculinity
- Inadequate Resources
- Intergenerational and Intercultural Barriers
Act To Change is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization working to end bullying for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) youth.
Our Pathway to Change
Support youth and their communities in responding to and preventing bullying
Elevate public awareness and center youth voices around bullying within the AAPI community
Connect with youth directly to provide culturally responsive services, tools, and build youth agency
Advocate for systemic change through policy and advocacy
Our Vision for the World
We envision a world where all youth, including within the AAPI community, have the opportunity to grow up feeling proud and supported in the development of their identity and sharing of their stories. Act To Change continues to empower students by advocating for systemic change and providing resources to promote healthy communities.