FAQ

Here are some of the most commonly asked questions about our Affiliate Organization. If your question is not answered here, please feel free to contact us at info@ecaasu.org.

Why should I become an Affiliate Organization with ECAASU? Because you’re busy managing your own organization but want to connect to the hundreds of other AAPI organization within your area and beyond! And ECAASU loves what we do: empowering and educating AAPI communities! Seems like this program was made just for your organizations -- especially since we share the same goal of creating positive social change.

Plus, we’ve been in the biz for a long time (since 1977!) and have built lots of great partnerships so you can seamlessly work other organizations that best serves your interest!

Is this program the right one for our organization to join? If you’re reading this, the Affiliate Organization program right for you. Whether you run a well-established, brand-new, social, social justice, or up-and-coming AAPI organization, you’ve all got one thing in common: ECAASU’s Affiliate Organization program will help keep your organization stay networked, connected, and mobilized.

How much does it cost to be an Affiliate? Becoming an Affiliate organization is completely free! If you are interested, please fill out the application and read over the ECAASU Affiliate Organization guidebook.

What is the time commitment for being an Affiliated Organization? Affiliate Organizations are expected to do several things throughout the year in order to keep their status as an Affiliate Organization. Affiliate Organizations are expected demonstrate support to both ECAASU and other Affiliate Organization through organization programming, hosting workshops, and attending Conference. Whatever ends up happening, it’s up to your organization to determine what you’d like to do!

Who are some Affiliate organizations? Currently, we have just opened the application period and are interviewing prospective organizations. Since this is a brand-new program, we are looking for organizations interested in becoming an Affiliate Organization with ECAASU.

What does an Affiliate Organization do? The Affiliate Organization program aims to build long-term and sustainable partnerships and programming in order to create a more unified and empowered AAPI community. As an Affiliate, what occurs during this program is up to y’all to determine under ECAASU guidance.

Where can I get more information about this program? For more information regarding the campus tour and to see how you can get involved, contact the Affiliate Organization Coordinator, Christine Lee at christine.lee@ecaasu.org. For more ways to get involved with ECAASU, please contact the Executive Director, Kathryn Quintin, at kathryn.quintin@ecaasu.org