Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Month

CMAC is celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month by honoring the contributions and achievements of the many diverse communities that make up the AAPI population in the Central Valley. Let’s celebrate their rich cultural heritage and continue to work towards a more inclusive and equitable society. 

SEVA | Rippin Sindher
Centered around the Sikh-American community, this film delves into the importance of selfless service, known as seva, and the National Day of Seva, which emerged after the massacre at a Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, in August 2012.

Hmong Veterans | Paula Yang
 The untold story of our central valley Hmong Veterans. These are the stories about the guerrilla units that fought bravely along side American troops.

Who We Are (PSA) | We Are Sikhs
An education campaign to raise awareness about Sikh Americans.

Program Series

Five Days of Culture | Fresno County Public Library
This is a series of virtual programs brought to you by Fresno County Public Library to celebrate the communities and cultures that make up Fresno County.

Melonie Bisset
Watch all the wonderful works of Melonie, from poem readings to performances with her brand, which happens to be her family!

I Belong in California | The California Endowment
Everyone deserves to be included in California, no matter race, religion, or culture. California residents share how Belonging is created in their communities and throughout the state. They also share their stories of Belonging and how they belong in California.