APANO opened its door in 1983 and has grown into a strength-based organization that honors the intrinsic dignity, autonomy, and worth of each person. We value diversity, and promote and encourage the participation of all people in our activities to support cross-cultural understanding, acceptance, and awareness.
APANO has a well-developed financial and administrative infrastructure with qualified and experienced staff at the helm. We welcome accountability and over almost 40 years, have conducted our business with transparency. We choose to serve first, embracing our roles as servant leaders in our organization and our community.
We strive to become the benchmark for standards of excellence in serving our communities through innovation and initiative.