National Association of Black County Organizations

Executive Director: Linda Haithcox
Mission: The NOBCO corporations mission is to bring focus on the nation’s African American communities, our issues and their resolution by providing direct assistance to black county officials.
Website: http://www.nobcoinc.org
Location: 1090 Vermont Ave., NW Suite 1290 Washington, DC 20005
Email: lhaithcox@nobocinc.org

National Black Nurses Organization

Executive Director: Millicent Gorham
Mission: The National Black Nurses Association’s mission is to provide a forum for collective action by black nurses to investigate, define and advocate for the health care needs of African Americans and to implement strategies that ensure access to health care, equal to, or above health care standards of the larger society.
Website: www.nbna.org
Location: 8630 Fenton Street, Suite 330, Silver Spring MD 20910
Email: millicent@nbna.org

Summit Health Institute for Research and Education, Inc.
Executive Director: Ruth Perot
Mission: SHIRE works to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities as a reflection of our commitment to equity, fairness and social justice.
Website: www.shireinc.org
Location: 1313 I St, NW, Suite 111, Washington, DC 20005
Email: rperot@shireinc.org

National Indian Project Center

Executive Director: Dave Baldridge
Mission: NIPC conducts national and international projects related to American Indian health. The NIPC specializes in the application of Geographic Information System (GIS) computer mapping technology for the analysis and portrayal of disparities in healthcare.
Website: N/A
Location: 4220 Indian Springs, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
Email: dave@nipcinfo.com

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum

Executive Director: Kathy Lim Ko
Mission: The mission of APIAHF is to enable Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to attain the highest possible level of health and well-being. It envisions a multicultural society where Asian American and Pacific Islander communities are included and represented in health, political, social and economic areas, and where there is social justice for all.
Website: www.apiahf.org
Location: 450 Sutter Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94108
Email: klko@apiahf.org

Asian Pacific Islander Caucus, as recognized by the American Public Health Assoc.

Chair: Winston Tseng
Mission: To address public health issues specifically affecting Asian American and Pacific Islanders in the United States and associated jurisdictions.

Website: http://www.apicaucus.org
Location: University of California, Berkeley, Health Research for Action
2140 Shattuck Avenue, 10th Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704-738
Email: wtseng@aapcho.org

Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO)

Executive Director: Jeffery Caballero
Mission: The Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO) is a national association representing community health organizations dedicated to promoting advocacy, collaboration and leadership that improves the health status and access of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders within the United States, its territories and freely associated states, primarily through our member community health centers.
Website: www.aapcho.org
Location: 300 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Suite 620, Oakland, CA 94612
Email: jeffc@aapcho.org

Khmer Health Advocates, Inc.

Executive Director: Theanvy Kuoch
Mission: Their mission is to provide health assessments and mental health services in the form of individual, family, group and massage therapies for survivors of torture and concentration camp syndromes. Direct service is provided for Khmer speaking peoples from Connecticut and Western, Mass. On a national level, KHA develops and distributes health education materials usually in the form of a video, audio or interactive multimedia.
Website: www.khmerhealthadvocates.org

Location: 29 Shadow Lane, West Hartford, CT 06110
Email: theanvy@aol.com


Latino Caucus, as recognized by the American Public Health Assoc.

Authorized Representative: Hector Balcazar
Mission: To represent and provide advocacy for the health interests of the Latino community, both within and outside the APHA structure.
Website: http://www.latinocaucus-apha.org/
Location: 1100 N. Stanton, Suite 100, El Paso, TX 79902
Email: hbalcazar@utep.edu

Latin American Health Institute

Executive Team, Operations: Eduardo Aguilu
Mission: The Latin American Health Institute is a community-based professional organization that promotes the health of the community, its institutions, families, and individuals through effective interventions that are culturally competent and technologically appropriate.
Website: www.lhi.org
Location: 95 Berkeley Street Suite 600, Boston, MA 02116
Email: Eduardo.Aguilu@lhi.org

National Hispanic Medical Association

President & CEO: Elena Rios
Mission: To improve the health of Hispanics and other underserved populations.
Website: www.nhmamd.org
Location: 1411 K Street, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005
Email: erios@nhmamd.org

‘Ahahui o na Kauka (Association of Native Hawaiian Physicians)

Authorized Representative: Kim Ku’ulei Birnie
Mission: The mission of ‘Ahahui o nā Kauka is To help reverse the alarmingly poor health and wellness status of Native Hawaiians, and to sustain a healthy, thriving Native Hawaiian population.
Website: www.kauka.org
Location: 894 Queen Street, Honolulu, HI 96813
Email: kkb@aloha.net

Papa Ola Lokahi

Executive Director: Hardy Spoehr
Mission: To improve the health status and well being of Native Hawaiians and others by advocating for, initiating and maintaining culturally appropriate strategic actions aimed at improving the physical, mental and spiritual health of Native Hawaiians and their ‘ohana (families) and empowering them to determine their own destinies.
Website: http://www.papaolalokahi.org/
Location: 894 Queen Street, Honolulu, HI 96813
Email: hspoehr@papaolalokahi.org

Ke Ali`i Maka`ainana Hawaiian Civic Club

President: Darlene Butts
Mission: To take an active interest in the health of, and the civic, economic, social, and
moral welfare of our community and the activities of those agencies and
organizations who are responsible for the improvement of the conditions of the
people of Hawaiian ancestry.
Website: http://www.kamhcc.org/
Location: 217 Stern Cove, Stafford, VA 22554
Email: dbutts@makakoaenterprises.com

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network

Executive Director: Ellen Wu
Mission: To improve access to health care and eliminate health disparities by advocating for public policies and sufficient resources to address the health needs of our communities.
Website: www.cpehn.org
Location: , 654 Thirteenth St. Oakland, CA 94612
Email: ewu@cpehn.org

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