ASCENE Not-for-Profit
our way of giving back

Overview

Ascene NFP exists as a platform to educate, inform, and connect the Asian American community. Ascene Chicago is bonded by a common vision of promoting unity within the community and  seeks to educate, collaborate and stimulate dialogue amongst Asian American organizations, institutions, Asian immigrants and the community. Ascene also engages in various projects and programs that promote the Asian culture in American society.

Vision

The vision of Ascene NFP is to attain unity, understanding and progress in the Asian American community and with the community at-large through education, events and the facilitation of dialogue.

Mission

The mission of Ascene NFP is to facilitate and encourage cooperation through coalition development among various Asian American organizations, institutions, and programs by:

  • Assist underfunded Asian American organizations with media, marketing, fundraising and promotional services.

  • Identifying the unresolved and/or unaddressed issues, problems and concerns that burden the Asian American community and provide the information necessary to remedy them.

  • Informing, encouraging, enabling and mobilizing Asian Americans  to serve the community and improve the lives of the underprivileged, new immigrants and others in need.

  • Forming alliances, building coalitions, fostering cooperation and resolving misunderstanding among community members and organizations.

Community Programs

The mission of Ascene NFP is to facilitate and encourage cooperation through coalition development among various Asian American organizations, institutions, and programs by:

Ascene NFP reaches out to collaborate with all Asian American organizations and members of the community to promote the advancement of the Asian American community. Our Community program’s aim is to promote awareness through information dissemination among Asian American organizations, sectors, and individuals for the purpose of encouraging collaborative action. Examples of collaboration include, but are not limited to, diverse speaker panels, inter-university/organization workshops & events, social events, advocacy programs and community-oriented projects.

Services

Ascene will assist its community partners with media from photography, video, web design, digital marketing.