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The #OurNeighborhoods Toolkit was made possible with generous support from The Kresge Foundation.

The “Building Tenant Power” and “Building Neighborhood Power” guides were written by based on interviews and consultation with the following individuals from neighborhood organizations:

Michael Aguilar- Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment
Alvina Wong- Asian Pacific Environmental Network
Joshua Fisher Lee- AYPAL: Building API Community Power
Duncan Hwang, Wanna Lei, Todd Struble, Maiyee Yuan- Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon
Sabrina Jalal, Melanie Wang- CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities
Rima Begum, Jagpreet Kakh- Chhaya CDC
Karen Chen, Baolin Kaung- Chinese Progressive Association
Jenny Lin, Charlotte Nguyen – Chinatown Community for Equitable Development
Denise Wong- Filipino Advocates for Justice
Lian Cheun- Khmer Girls in Action
Alexandra Suh- Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance
Dia Parker- Los Vecinos de Buford Highway
Justice Gaines- Providence Youth Student Movement

The Toolkit was developed by staff at National CAPACD, including:

Anjan Chaudhry (Author)
Josh Ishimatsu (Co- Author + Data/ Research)
Niki Jagpal (Editor)
Quinn Rhi (Contributor)
Nahida Uddin (Web Design)

Graphic design and website development for the Toolkit was provided by:

HD Made

The Toolkit was translated by:

Arena USA LLC (Bangla)
Boat People S.O.S., Inc (Vietnamese)
JC Consulting for CBO Inc (Korean)
Monica Vargas Huertas (Spanish)
Wai Yee Poon (Simplified and Traditional Chinese)

The translations for the Toolkit were proofread by:

Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (Vietnamese)
Chinese Progressive Association – Boston (Chinese)
Hyunkyu Yi (Korean)
Los Vecinos de Buford Highway (Spanish)
Maher Khanam (Bangla)