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ACMA Receives Two Grants from California Arts Council

This year, ACMA was granted two grants by the California Arts Council in support of their programs and initiatives. The two grants include the "Impact Projects" grant in supporting collaborative projects that center artists and artistic practice in responding to issues currently faced by California’s communities and the "Arts & Cultural Organizations General Operating...

ACMA Announces Community Partnership with Northrop Grumman

For Immediate Release: June 1, 2021 Contact: Jasmine Nauta jasmine@acmasocal.org  Asian Culture & Media Alliance Announces Partnership with Northrop Grumman and Receives Contribution Grant  San Diego, California - Asian Culture & Media Alliance (ACMA) has been named a recipient of the 2021 Corporate Contributions Grant by Northrop Grumman. Sandra Evers-Manly, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility notes, “We are proud to partner...

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...

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...

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...

Butterfly the movie

Produced by ACMA in association with Carma Media Productions, Butterfly is a short film that takes place during the 1992 LA riot. It is a story about a Korean American nurse struggles with her feelings toward a wounded black man knowing he is somehow involved in the disappearance of her own father. With time...