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Small Business Grants and Loans in California

The COVID-19 Pandemic has continued to affect small businesses across the United States, forcing many to close down or cut-down on their normal business operations and offerings. Nearly 100,000 establishments have closed permanently since the beginning of the pandemic according to Yelp's Economic Impact Report. ACMA has compiled the following resources for PPP Grants and Small...

Asian Culture and Media Alliance and Asian Americans Advancing Justice Call on People to Have A New Thanksgiving Conversation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 24, 2020 Contacts: Jasmine Nauta, Asian Culture & Media Alliance, 562-303-4820 Jasmine@acmasocal.org Michelle Boykins, Advancing Justice | AAJC, 202-296-2300 x0144 mboykins@advancingjustice-aajc.org Liza Ameen, Advancing Justice - Los Angeles, 213-977-7500 x258 lameen@advancingjustice-la.org   Asian Culture and Media Alliance and Asian Americans Advancing Justice Call on People to Have A New Thanksgiving Conversation  Groups Urge All To Talk About COVID-19 Racist Attacks Against...

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Hate Crimes Resources for AAPI

As COVID-19 cases in Southern California continue to rise, reports of harassment and assault against Asian Americans rise as well. According to Asian Americans Advancing Justice, it is estimated that over 2,000 discriminatory incidents have taken place since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, while Ipsos and the Center for Public Integrity report that...

Solidarity

Statement of Solidarity

San Diego, California –The Asian Culture and Media Alliance (ACMA) stands in solidarity with our Black community, as an ally in challenging the systemic violence and racism that has disproportionately impacted Black communities. Names such as George Floyd, Breanna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery are just a few of the hundreds of Black individuals that...

ACMA Awarded two grants from California Arts Council

Asian Culture & Media Alliance Awarded California Arts Council “Cultural Pathways” and "Arts and Public Media" Grant State funds support arts programs rooted in communities of color, recent immigrant and refugee communities, or tribal groups May 4, 2020 San Diego, CA – The California Arts Council has announced today a record-setting $29,951,200 in support for arts...

ACMA receives FilmCraft Grant

May 13, 2020 For Immediate Release Asian Culture & Media Alliance Awarded 2020 FilmCraft Grant by the Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences To support high-quality educational programs that identify and empower filmmakers from nontraditional backgrounds San Diego, California–Asian Culture & Media Alliance (ACMA) has been named one of the 96 recipients of...

Support Asian Voices

ACMA seeks sponsors and donors to continue producing our award winning program Asian Voices, the only cable television cultural program highlighting the Asian Pacific Islanders, arts and culture. Please help us continue to provide a voice and empower our under-served community. 100% of all proceeds will be used for the production of our significant...

6th Annual Media Mixer

ACMA is hosting its 6th Annual Holiday Media Mixer on Friday December 6 at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in San Diego. Approximately 150 attendees are confirmed to attend from industry professionals, entertainers and celebrities from TV and Film industry to cultural and media organizations from throughout Southern California. Live performance...

Community News

The Bel Canto Performance Foundation will be hosting its fifth annual concert on Saturday 8/24 at the Good Samaritan Episcopal Church (4321 Eastgate Mall, San Diego, CA  92121).  Ms. Lucy Lin, the founder of the Foundation, has gathered outstanding talents for a memorable performance of instrumental and vocal music.  The concert will feature...