Asian American Action Fund Endorses U.S. Senator Mazie Hirono for Re-Election


August 22, 2023


Asian American Action Fund Expresses Support for Senator Hirono and the Island of Maui Amid Wildfire Devastation

WASHINGTON, DC – The Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund) is thrilled to announce its endorsement of U.S. Senator Mazie Hirono for re-election. This decision recognizes Senator Hirono’s tireless and ongoing work on behalf of the AAPI community.

“Senator Hirono has been a staunch advocate for AAPIs in her time in the U.S. Senate. Her relentless pursuit of justice and equity cements her status as leading voice in national politics. The AAAFund applauds her unwavering dedication to her constituency in Hawaii and the broader AAPI community across the nation,” said Albert Shen, National Chair for the AAAFund.

In addition, the AAAFund would like to extend a call for contributions to the wildfire recovery efforts in Maui, HI. The AAAFund urges everyone who is resourced and able to support the local community through this difficult time.

Donations can be made through the Hawaii Community Foundation, an organization which directly supports emergency relief and recovery efforts in Maui. For more information on how to contribute, please visit the Hawaii Community Foundation’s website at

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About the Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund): The AAAFund is the oldest Democratic political action committee dedicated to increasing the voice of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) at every level of local, state, and federal government in the United States. Its mission is to endorse and support candidates who reflect and uphold the organization’s values.

About the Hawaii Community Foundation: The Hawaii Community Foundation has been transforming lives by providing financial support to Hawaii’s nonprofits and communities since 1916. Its mission is to promote philanthropy and strengthen all of Hawaii’s communities for a better tomorrow.

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