Meet the Organizers

Lunar New Year for All is organized by members of Q-WAVE and GAPIMNY.

Q-Wave is a community organization dedicated to strengthening the voices of lesbian/bisexual/queer women and transgender/gender variant people of Asian descent. We strive to build a supportive, progressive community by promoting visibility and empowerment through social, political, and educational organizing. Additionally, Q-Wave provides a safe space for you to share your thoughts & ideas, foster new friendships and unite for support.

GAPIMNY is a membership-based grassroots community organization whose goal is to empower Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Asian and Pacific Islander’s through a range of social, educational, peer-support, cultural, and political activities. We work in coalition with other community organizations to help educate the API ethnic and LGBT communities on issues of race, sexuality, gender, and health.