Archive for July 30th, 2013

  • Off With His Hair

    Ameredia Lends AsianWeek Foundation A Creative Hand

        Multicultural advertising agency, Améredia, has produced an animated promotional video in support of AsianWeek Foundation’s fundraiser, “Off With His Hair!” In appreciation of the organization’s work in advancing Asian Pacific American identity in the United States, the agency has donated the animation pro […]

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  • Peace in Park

    Peace in the Park Festival Set for Aug. 24 in Golden Gate Park

      Peace in the Park festival brings together the diverse San Francisco and surrounding communities for a rejuvenating day of peacefulactivities for all ages and backgrounds. On August 24th, the festival will feature world musicians and visual artists; qigong, hatha yoga, life-changer seminars, kid’s activities, exhibits by local non-profits and meditation experience where individuals can […]

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  • Liang

    Epilepsy and Asian Americans: Bringing Community Together Through Knowledge and Understanding

          Many years ago, my uncle was diagnosed with epilepsy. As the story goes, when he was a baby, he was dropped on his head. Then, the seizures started. My uncle’s epilepsy shaped his life and the choices he made.  In my culture, […]

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  • Catherine Eusebio

    Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation Honors Immigrant Heroes

          The 2013 recipients of the Immigrant Heritage Awards were announced by the Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation (AIISF) recently. Launched in 2010, the Immigrant Heritage Awards celebrate individuals and institutions whose work exemplifies the valuable contributions made by immigrants today. “These awards […]

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  • timthumb

    LANA Hopes to Inspire the Youth and Community

        Yuma, AZ – Grapevine Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas is the place to be next Friday and Saturday, August  2nd & 3rd, 2013. LANA will hold its Fourth Laotian National Conference in the spacious and inviting venue. The theme of the conference is Inspire […]

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