Democracy Fund

The Democracy Fund invests in organizations working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.

Democracy Fund

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) is a national non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, from community service to elected office.

Why We Invested

With the support from this grant, APAICS will be able to expand their efforts to assist Asian and Pacific American staff to succeed on the Hill, increasing the number of diverse voices working in Congress. It will also include efforts as part of the Staff Up Congress initiative, which provides professional development opportunities for diverse Capitol Hill staff.

Total Commitment

2019: $100,000