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CPC Statement on the New York City FY19 Budget Passage

June 13, 2018

The Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) is grateful for the steps that Mayor de Blasio and the City Council have taken toward a fairer and more equitable city in their FY 2019 Adopted Budget.

June 14, 2018
Carlyn Cowen

CPC State Policy and Advocacy Agenda FY18-19

March 15, 2018

Founded in 1965, the Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) has the mission to promote social and economic empowerment of Chinese American, immigrant and low-income communities.

March 19, 2018


November 20, 2018
Initiated in 1993, the NYC CCR&R Consortium is comprised of four agencies – Child Development Support Corporation, Committee for Hispanic Children and Families, Chinese-American Planning Council, and Day Care Council of New York. The Consortium is seeking an individual to serve as its director. Applications will be accepted through November 30, 2018.
November 27, 2018

CPC Statement On Federal Administration Executive Order to End Asylum Access at the Southern Border

November 13, 2018

The Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) stands opposed to the Federal Administration’s executive order that would deny asylum access to migrants entering the U.S. southern border.

November 13, 2018

Annual Report: Reflecting on Education, Family Support, and Community & Economic Empowerment

November 6, 2018
Read about how our work last year in education, family support, and community and economic empowerment made an impact on our communities.
November 9, 2018
2018-11-01 Get Out to Vote Rally with 32BJ

CPC Encourages All to Vote on November 6th

November 2, 2018

On November 1, 2018, CPC joined elected officials and nonprofit leaders at 32BJ to encourage everyone to vote in the Midterm Elections on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. The Asian American community is the fastest growing community in New York City.

November 2, 2018


October 29, 2018

The Chinese-American Planning Council, our nation's largest Asian American social services organization, joins with the Asian American & Pacific Islander community to stand in solidarity with our brothers and sisters of the Jewish community in response to the tragedy which took place on Octob

October 29, 2018

NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson Announces $4 Million Council Allocation to Continue Funding Adult Literacy Education Programs

October 25, 2018

On October 23, 2018, NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson, City Council Members Daniel Dromm and Carlos Menchaca came to CPC's Adult Literacy class to announce the $4 million City Council allocation to continue funding Adult Literacy programs. Working alongside the de Blasio admi

November 8, 2018

CPC Statement on the Federal Administration's Attack on Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, Intersex, and Non-Binary Communities

October 24, 2018

The Federal Administration, via the Department of Health and Human Services, is proposing to define gender as binary, either male or female, and determined by genitalia at birth or through genetic test, according to a leaked memo obtained by the New York Times.  The leaked memo proposes that

October 25, 2018
Carlyn Cowen

Wayne Ho Named City & State NY 2018 Nonprofit Power 50

October 9, 2018

On October 8, 2018, City & State NY published their "2018 Nonprofit Power 50." CPC's President & CEO, Wayne Ho, was named number 48 on the list. 

October 18, 2018

CPC Demands Mayor Stop the Clock on new Chinatown Jail, Invest in Communities, Reform Criminal Justice

September 27, 2018

On September 27, 2018, CPC delivered statements at two public events to demand criminal justice reforms and community investments that expedite the closure of Rikers Island and that reduce the jailed population.