OUR MISSION, VALUES, & VISION
Asian Pacific American Leadership Institute
Founded in 1997, APALI’s mission is to address the need to increase civic engagement and community voice for Asian Americans and other underrepresented groups, especially through education and civic network.
Based in Silicon Valley and the SF Bay Area, APALI is a premier nonprofit leadership organization whose vision is to recruit, train, convene, mentor, nurture, and support a pipeline of socially-conscious and effective civic leaders serving in different sectors including government, nonprofit, education, and business.
APALI has over 1200 graduates from its acclaimed civic leadership programs for community leaders and college students. APALI’s vibrant civic network includes over 90 public officials and 450 alumni active in civic involvement.