Ways to Support the Asian Community

There are many actions you can take right now to support your Asian, South Asian, and Pacific Islander (API) friends, neighbors, and community members. Check out the actions below to #FightVirusBias.

Questions to Help You Self Reflect

Actions You Can Take Right Now

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Act as an ally

Sometimes, the simplest actions can have a big impact in creating a world that is equitable and inclusive.

Support small businesses

Over the past few months, many Asian-owned restaurants and businesses have been especially vulnerable to massive sales declines, with some losing as much as 80% of their customers even before city-mandated closures. Show support for these businesses by purchasing goods, food and services from local businesses, retail shops and restaurants.

Stand up against hate crimes

Learn more about how you can stand up to racist acts or hate crimes.