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Lisa Hasegawa is the Executive Director of the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD), the first national advocacy organization focused on housing and community development for Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.

Thursday, June 04 2015 09:34

Tanya Fiddler is the Executive Director of the Four Bands Community Fund, a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that focuses on entrepreneurship and economic stability among the Cheyenne River Sioux Indian Reservation population. She was a recipient of the Asset Build Champion Award at the 2015 Color of Wealth Summit.

Wednesday, May 27 2015 10:13

Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez has represented Illinois’ Fourth Congressional District in Chicago and Cook County since 1992. Now in his twelfth term, Gutiérrez is the senior member of the Illinois delegation. The 12-term congressman was born and raised in Chicago to parents who emigrated from Puerto Rico in the 1950s. His previously served as a city councilor and Alderman and worked as a teacher, social worker, and cab driver. At Northeastern Illinois University, Rep. Gutiérrez found his passion for social justice issues, writing for the student paper and serving as the president of the Union for Puerto Rican Students.

Wednesday, May 20 2015 11:52

U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez, one of four 2015 Asset Builder Champion Awards recipients, discusses the need for immigration reform and bipartisan policy efforts to help close the racial wealth gap.

Monday, April 27 2015 15:32


Lisa Hasegawa, one of four 2015 Asset Builder Champion Awards recipients, discusses her efforts to create a more fair and inclusive society for Asian American and Pacific Islanders.

Monday, April 27 2015 15:19

Tanya Fiddler is a nationally recognized leader in small business development and community investment, specifically through Community Development Financial Institutions, or CDFIs. CDFIs seek investments from larger institutions, individuals, and banks in order to re-lend those dollars in places that need them most.

Monday, April 27 2015 15:12

Professor john a. powell is an internationally renowned expert on civil rights and structural racism. He is the Director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society as well as a Professor of Law and a Professor of African American Studies and Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley. Professor powell also holds the Robert D. Haas Chancellor’s Chair in Equity and Inclusion.

Monday, April 27 2015 14:40


We sat down with john a. powell, one of four 2015 Asset Builder Champion Awards recipients, to talk about his work on making our society truly inclusive.

Thursday, April 23 2015 14:34
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