The White House AAPI Bullying Prevention Task Force

The AAPI Task Force was formed in response to reports from AAPI advocacy and community groups about the prevalence and severity of bullying of AAPI students throughout the country. Photo Caption: Students at a listening session in Chicago discussing bullying with AAPI Task Force and President's Advisory Commission on AAPIs member Billy Dec (standing). Courtesy of WHIAAPI.

The White House

In 2014, President Obama appointed Billy Dec to his Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Lookingglass Theatre

Lookingglass Theatre Company is a nationwide leader in the creation and presentation of new, cutting-edge theatrical works and in sharing its ensemble-based theatrical techniques with Chicago-area students and teachers through Education and Community Programs.

One Step Camp

Children's Oncology Services, Inc. believes that a diagnosis of cancer should not prevent a child from experiencing the simple joys of childhood. Through the One Step programs, they offer camp experiences and other programs throughout the year that allow children with cancer to just be kids. The programs offer fun, friendship and support in a safe and nurturing environment.


Tens of thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters advance the Make-A-Wish® vision to grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition. In the United States and its territories, on average, a wish is granted every 34 minutes. Make-A-Wish® believes a wish experience can be a game-changer.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago, has a mission to empower the Asian American community through advocacy, by utilizing education, research, and coalition-building.