Archive for June 23rd, 2009

  • Chinese Siblings Honored By Jefferson Awards

    Chinese Siblings Honored By Jefferson Awards

    For one San Francisco Bay Area family, fundraising for Half the Sky started with Richard Bowen’s book, Mei Mei, Little Sister: Portraits from a Chinese Orphanage. When Ava Chan showed the book to her 14-year-old son Peter and her 13-year-old daughter Vivian (pictured above with […]

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  • Hundreds Sip Wine With Asian Community Groups

    Hundreds Sip Wine With Asian Community Groups

    With wine glasses in hand, approximately 500 Asian American professionals and wine enthusiasts filled the Green Room inside the War Memorial Veterans Building in San Francisco, on June 19, often pausing to chat with old friends or stopping to meet new ones. The event, “A Community Affair: […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: SB Woo

    Chinese American Hero: SB Woo

    Name in English: SB (Shien Biau) Woo Name in Chinese: 吴仙标 [吳仙標] Name in Pinyin: Wú Xiān Biāo Gender: Male Birth Year: 1937 Birth Place: Shanghai, China

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