Archive for October 9th, 2012

  • Assembly pro Tempore Speaker Fiona Ma (left in gray) with San Francisco Department on the Status of Women Executive Director Emily Murase.

    OCTOBER AND MIRKARIMI SPOTLIGHT APA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    SAN FRANCISCO — Issues surrounding domestic violence survivors in the Asian Pacific American community have taken new urgency as city leaders contemplated this week removing the Sheriff, convicted and sentenced for a domestic violence-related charge. Deaths due to domestic violence have fallen in recent years. […]

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  • Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and wife Eliana Lopez at January 2012 inauguration

    Board of Supervisors Needs to Do the Right Thing – Hold Mirkarimi Accountable

    After over 60 combined years of assisting survivors of domestic violence in the immigrant communities of the Bay Area, we have seen this society-wide problem from many angles. We have worked with many organizations in providing holistic, culturally appropriate services to thousands of survivors and […]

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  • Eddie Wong

    Michael McKechnie Named as New Executive Director by the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation

    San Francisco, October 8, 2012 – The Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation (AIISF) announced today that Michael McKechnie is its new Executive Director to succeed Eddie Wong, who retired in June, 2012.  Mr. McKechnie will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Foundation and will […]

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  • myx press play

    Cast your vote for Myx TV Press Play’s second episode!

    Redwood City, CA – When music is your life, a big break is all you need. For 10 independent artists around the country, that break is already within reach. Myx TV’s Press Play kicks off the voting period for its second episode of the show’s second season. Based […]

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