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Yin Chang          

Actress & Producer; Co-Founder at Heart of Dinner & 88 Cups of Tea

Yin Chang is the founder and creative director of the digital publication and podcast 88 Cups of Tea for aspiring young-adult fiction writers seeking guidance and inspiration in their writing journey. She interviews award-winning and New York Times bestselling authors, powerful new voices, and literary agents exploring and unpacking topics like overcoming rejections and challenges, querying tips and crafting advice, lifestyle habits that support the heart and the soul, what it means to be Human while navigating a creative path, and more. With over half a million downloads, the podcast ranked top 15 in iTunes’ Literature & Arts category and was featured in iTunes’ Top 20 podcasts showcasing Asian and Pacific American voices.

In addition to championing and amplifying diverse voices in the entertainment world, her work as a short film producer and director garnered over 13MM views. As an actor, Chang can be seen in the leading role in “The Bling Ring”, Walt Disney’s theatrically released “Prom”, and three seasons of CW’s “Gossip Girl”, a TV show hailed by New York Magazine as, “The greatest teen drama of all time.”

During Covid19, she co-founded the #LovingChinatown emergency relief efforts initiative for Heart of Dinner to provide culturally appropriate meal assistance for the homebound elderly and underserved in the Asian immigrant community residing in New York. She has been featured in media outlets including E! News, NBC News, Variety, Vogue, Teen Vogue, Them, Seventeen, and more.

She is a part of the 2021 Forbes Power Women's Summit.


Moonlynn Tsai And Yin Chang On Serving The Elderly And Fighting Pandemic Racism
Moonlynn Tsai is co-owner and operator of Kopitiam restaurant in New York City. Yin Chang—an actress known for her roles in Gossip Girl and The Bling Ring—is founder of 88 Cups of Tea, a digital platform and podcast for storytellers. Together, they are the founders of Heart of Dinner, a grassroots initiative with a mission to feed and support New York’s elderly Asian community.

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