Archive for August 27th, 2013

  • Director Henry Kim. Photo by Larry Wong

    Henry J. Kim: Directing His Dream on His Own Terms

        Have you ever met someone that is so passionate about something, that you instantly feel passionate about the same thing too? Someone that makes you feel comfortable even if you’ve only met that person once? Someone you want to help because you believe […]

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    Governor Signs Bill Promoting Greater Availability Of Bilingual Poll Workers

      LOS ANGELES, CA – Legislation allowing elections officials to recruit lawful permanent residents (LPRs) to serve as poll workers on Election Day was signed by Governor Jerry Brown on August 27, 2013. Assembly Bill (AB) 817, introduced by Assembly Member Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and sponsored by […]

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  • Art expression heritage poster

    Art. Expression. Heritage.

      Creative expression plays a vital role in the formation of self-identity and promotes dialogue and social consciousness. Join South Bay First Thursdays as they highlight the work of local API artists in our community. Through an interactive panel followed by workshops, these artists will […]

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  • A reception honoring the founders of AACI was held earlier this year for a reunion.

    Celebrating 40 Years of Community Service

          As Asian Americans for Community Involvement (AACI) is poised to celebrate its 40th anniversary on September 7, there arises the nostalgic question – how did it all get started and grow to become the largest social service agency in Santa Clara County […]

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  • In foreground, completing the signing of the strategic partnership between Columbia Pacific and Sino-Ocean Land is Luo Jian (left), general manager of senior living business development for Sino-Ocean Land; and Nate McLemore (right), Managing Director of Columbia Pacific. In the background is Li Ming (far left), President and CEO of Sino-Ocean Land; and U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke (second from right).

    Cascade Healthcare and Sino-Ocean Land Open Senior Care Facility in Beijing

      SEATTLE – U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke and top Chinese government officials were recently on hand to celebrate the grand opening of a 60,000-square-foot senior living facility in Beijing built by Seattle’s Columbia Pacific and Sino-Ocean Land, one of China’s largest real estate […]

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