Colorado Asian Pacific United (CAPU) is a coalition of Asian American and Pacific Islander leaders, creatives, and allies in Denver.
We strive to enhance and enrich the Asian American and Pacific Islander experiences in Colorado, and is committed to advancing racial diversity, solidarity, and equity through collaboration, celebration, and education
- Denver’s historic Chinatown mural design by Hmong American artist Nayle (na-lee) Lor.
- After 28 years, the the racist plaque “Hop Alley/Chinese Riot of 1880,” located on the wall of a building across from Coors Field at 20th and Blake Street, has been removed. For now, the Chinese community is now able to tell its story, own its history, and speak truth to power.
Check out the trailer on the documentary “Reclaiming Denver’s Chinatown” by Denver Office of Storytelling. It will be showing at the Denver’s Film Festival on Thursday, November 10, 2022 @ 7:00 p.m. at the Denver Botanic Gardens