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Posted on: May 11, 2022 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

#ProudAsian Social Media Campaign

This year, we would like to leverage #AsianHeritageMonth to launch a campaign that will extend throughout the year, encouraging young Asian Canadians to explore and to reflect on their cultural heritage and identity. Reflect on your heritage, Write your story, and Share with us! Click Here for our Campaign Kit All entries that use the hashtags #proudasian #AHM2022 #AsianHeritageMonth and tag our partner organizations will be entered into a prize…

Posted on: February 22, 2022 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

Connections Cafe

Connections Café ACCT’s Connections Café is a casual get together where we can connect with one another and continue the conversations of underrepresentation of Chinese Canadians in leadership roles. It is also an opportunity for us to discuss other issues that Chinese Canadians are facing these days. Connections Café: Entrepreneurs in Action Date: Monday, July 18, 2022 Time: 6 – 7:30 pm MT Via Zoom Running a small business requires…

Posted on: October 1, 2021 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

Statement on the use of ACCT Foundation’s name on social media platforms

It has come to our attention that our name, ACCT Foundation, has been inappropriately used, mentioned and/or referenced on various social media platforms. In one case, a group on WeChat was created with “ACCT” in the group name without our knowledge and permission. ACCT Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that is non-partisan and we do not engage in ANY political activities. Our mission is to empower Chinese-Canadians to participate, engage and…

Posted on: September 30, 2021 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

PRESS RELEASE: ACCT joins with the Nation to mark the first National Truth and Reconciliation Day

Click to download the press release in PDF format. Act2endracism & ACCT Action Chinese Canadians Together joins with the Nation to mark the first National Truth and Reconciliation Day as Canadians grieve the discoveries of unmarked graves at former residential graves sites. Calgary, AB-Parliament created National Truth and Reconciliation Day by giving it Royal Assent earlier in June on this day formerly known as Orange Shirt Day. This is call…

Posted on: June 24, 2021 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

STATEMENT: We stand with our Indigenous sisters and brothers as they grieve yet another atrocity.

STATEMENT We are saddened and stand with our Indigenous sisters and brothers as they grieve yet another atrocity. 751 unmarked graves of lives gone without a proper and respectful burial. And we are left to ask – how can this happen? Children stolen from their families suffered unspeakable atrocities right until the bitter end. The grim discovery of 751 unmarked graves near the former Marieval Residential School in Saskatchewan opens…

Against Racism
Posted on: April 14, 2020 Posted by: ACCT Foundation Comments: 0

COVID-19 新冠肺炎 · VOICE OUT YOUR RACISM EXPERIENCE ·種族歧視個案收集 ·种族歧视个案收集

ACCT Foundation will launch an anti-racism Action Center to collect and track incidents of racism and stigma, to help Canadian Chinese to voice against racism, stigma and discrimination. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly those from Asian backgrounds, are reporting increasing experiences of racism and xenophobia. The pandemic has also magnified systemic racism across the country. The ACCT Foundation Action Center allow individuals who have been impacted by any racist or…