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    March 17, 2021, 1:10pm

    The news of last night’s shootings at three Atlanta-area massage parlors, in which a white gunman killed eight people—including six people of Asian descent—is a tragic, sobering reminder that anti-Asian hatred and violence remains a deadly threat in the US. Below are some organizations working to support and uplift Asian communities that could use your donations, including those specific to Georgia, advocacy organizations, and more.

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    Atlanta-area organizations
    National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum, Atlanta chapter
    Asian Americans Advancing Justice, Atlanta chapter
    Korean American Coalition Metro Atlanta
    Raksha
    Asian American Resource Center
    Asian American Advocacy Fund (Georgia)
    Center for Pan Asian Community Services

    Justice advocacy organizations
    Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance
    Red Canary Song
    Stop AAPI Hate
    Asian American Feminist Collective
    National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
    Asian Americans Advancing Justice
    Empowering Pacific Islander Communities
    National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance
    Asian Pacific American Advocates
    Japanese American Citizens League
    Asian Pacific Islander American Health Forum
    Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
    Southeast Asia Resource Action Center
    National Council of Asian Pacific Americans
    Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
    National Asian American Pacific Islander Mental Health Association
    Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote
    South Asian Americans Leading Together
    AAPI Women Lead
    Asian Prisoner Support Committee
    Chinese Progressive Association
    Asian Pacific Environmental Network

    Literary and journalism organizations
    Asian American Writers’ Workshop
    Kundiman
    The Circle for Asian American Literary Studies
    Asian American Journalists Association

    Trainings and workshops
    Anti-Asian Violence and Black-Asian Solidarity Today,” a Zoom webinar offered by the Asian American Writers’ Workshop featuring a lecture by Tamara K. Nopper. (March 23, 6 p.m. ET)
    Bystander intervention training to stop anti-Asian/American and xenophobic harassment, hosted by Hollaback! partnered with Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC. (Various dates)

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    AAPI Journalists Therapy Relief Fund, which “will secure AAPI journalists with funding for mental wellness resources needed to process trauma resulting from both their work in the media industry and their daily lives.” (Journalists can apply for funding here.)

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