Books on this list focus on inspiring love, heritage sharing and youth development. It is screened by our volunteers from various field. They are publishers, CPS teachers, Asian American History teachers, and international students. Thanks to their efforts, this list will give a wider selection of books that provide uptodate perspective of Asian cultures and contributions to the world.
[Especially thank to: Xiaochen Huang, Qiong Chen, Fang Wang and James Wang]
The Chicago 2021 AAPI Book Drive had successfully completed with 1958 books donated to 79 schools.
5 other cities joined us this year, including New York City NY, Chapel Hill NC, Detroit MI, Rochester MN, Seattle WA. Together, we donated 4332 books to 197 schools total.