Asian Pacific Partners for Empowerment, Advocacy and Leadership (APPEAL) is a national health justice organization working to achieve health equity for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders and other underserved communities.
Our website offers valuable information and resources for community members and public health professionals who want to advance parity in tobacco control and healthy eating & active living within their communities.
Tobacco is the #1 preventable cause of disease, disability, and death among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) and is associated with the top three killers of AAPIs – heart disease, … [Read More...]
When former smokers have the opportunity to tell their stories about how tobacco has led to devastating consequences in their lives, it can be a powerful way to impact the lives of others.
APPEAL … [Read More...]
Pathways of Change: Advancing Equity on Tobacco, Obesity & Cancer Control is a 2.5-day conference that celebrates APPEAL's 20th anniversary by examining the health disparities faced by Asian … [Read More...]
In this section, you will find ways to participate in and get involved with activities and initiatives that affect tobacco control, food and active living policy, and the AA and NHPI community as a whole.