Walnut Creek Stands in Solidarity with AAPI Community
The City of Walnut Creek published this bulletin at 03/19/2021 12:03 PM PDT
Excerpt: The dramatic increase in the violent and disturbing crimes and incidents toward the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities during this pandemic, and especially toward the elderly, is disheartening and deserves acknowledgement and denouncement. These events are antithetical to Walnut Creek’s beliefs and cultural aspirations.
Read the full statement from Walnut Creek Mayor Kevin Wilk, Cherise Khaund, President of MDUSD Board of Education, and Heidi Hernandez Gatty, President of WCSD Board of Education here.