Asian Women Giving Circle

We are an all-volunteer group of Asian American women in New York City who are passionate about amplifying the transformative power of arts and culture to advance an equitable and just society. We pool our resources to fund projects led by Asian American women artists and community groups. We take risks by investing in emerging and cutting-edge change makers. We stay rooted in the community, learning and innovating together. We believe funding can be a form of activism.

Channel Resources
Channel Resources
Promote Change
Promote Change
Amplify Voices
Amplify Voices

our community

“They identify voices that need to be heard.”

Weily.

“They identify voices that need to be heard.”

Weily...

Weily Lang and Olympia Moy
Q-Wave
2009, 2012 Grantee

“Our AWGC grant was like a lifeline for us.”

Pearl J..

“Our AWGC grant was like a lifeline for us.”

Pearl...

Pearl J. Park
filmmaker • 2010, 2011 Grantee

“Dedicated to lifting each other up and especially by raising our visibility as artists and cultural voices.”

Kate.

“Dedicated to lifting each other up and especially by raising our visibility as artists and cultural voices.”

Kate...

Kate Rigg
actor, comic, activist • 2008 Grantee

“AWGC helps Asian women artists to dream up something challenging rather than just making some pretty pictures.”

Chang-Jin Lee
artist.

“AWGC helps Asian women artists to dream up something challenging rather than just making some pretty pictures.”

Chang-Jin Lee
artist...

Chang-Jin Lee
artist • 2009, 2011 Grantee

12 years and counting
100 Grant Projects
5 boroughs represented
850000 Dollars Granted

do good, have fun

Together, we can build philanthropy from the ground up!

Thank You for Making Cabaret Night a Success

We’re still buzzing from our annual Celebrate...

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Cabaret Night • Wed., Nov 8

Come join us to celebrate activism through the arts at DCTV on Wednesday, November 8

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AWGC Awards $68,000 to NYC Culture Change Projects

Utopias and Dystopias: NYC-based Asian American Women Artists...

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