Bay Area Archive

  • AsiaSociety

    Education in a Global Era: The U.S.- Asia Connection

      On May 12, 2014, Asia Society Northern California will hold its 11th Annual Dinner at theRitz-Carlton Hotel, San Francisco. The Annual Dinner is our most prestigious event of the year and is attended by over 400 Bay Area leaders in business and civic affairs, academia, the diplomatic […]

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  • ALC2014-savethedate

    2014 Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus 42nd Anniversary Dinner

    Each year, the Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus gala features a keynote speaker and an awards presentation honoring individuals or organizations who have made a significant impact in the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community through their exemplary works in defense of civil […]

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  • MrHyphen

    Mr. Hyphen 2014 Highlights APA Males

    Five transformative Asian American men representing six transformative community organizations will compete for the coveted crown of Mr. Hyphen 2014, a $2000 cash prize, and a $1000 audience-favorite prize at the 8th Annual Mr. Hyphen Community Fundraiser on April 19 at the historic Marines’ Memorial Theatre in […]

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  • Volunteer Collage

    Asian Heritage Street Celebration Volunteers Wanted

    There are over 100 volunteer positions and even more ways to help out. Find a volunteer opportunity that fits your interests. We are looking for volunteers to help out during the 10th Annual Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in […]

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  • The late Matt Fong, former California Treasurer

    Open Call For Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship Applications

      The Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship honors the memory of former California State Treasurer Matt Fong, for his dedication to public service, active involvement in state politics, and direct impact he had in opening up opportunities for Asian Americans in the […]

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  • VolunteerGarden

    Volunteers Needed for SF’s First Ever Asian Community Garden

    The Green Initiative for Asian Families (GIAF) is seeking motivated volunteers to help grow the first Asian community garden organized by and for the Asian community in San Francisco. Help create a green space that will help new immigrants live healthy lifestyles, grow and share […]

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  • DiasporicVietnameseArtistsNetwork

    Diasporic Vietnamese Literary Festival Set for April 19

    San Francisco, CA - The Diasporic Vietnamese Artist Network (DVAN) and the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) present the Fourth San Francisco Diasporic Vietnamese Literary Festival, showcasing the works of Vietnamese writers, poets and performers. The event is scheduled for Saturday, April 19, from 8 p.m. […]

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  • NiceGirlsCrew

    Asian American Female-Led Comedy Launches 2nd Season

      SAN FRANCISCO, CA — They’re baaaack! After a sizzling debut in 2012, Sheetal Sheth, Lynn Chen and Michelle Krusiec return in this web-based comedy about three best frenemies and the best book club ever. Produced by the Center for Asian American Media, NICE GIRLS […]

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  • Joanne T. Chou. Photo by Jennifer Yin

    Joanne Chou Appointed Chief Financial Officer of Asian Art Museum

      SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian Art Museum announced today the appointment of Joanne T. Chou as the museum’s new chief financial officer, a key leadership position overseeing the financial management of the museum and the accuracy and integrity of the museum’s financial systems. Reporting […]

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  • Harajuku model Ayumi Seto

    J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL RETURNS TO S.F. WITH AN EARLY TREAT NEXT WEEKEND AT NEW PEOPLE

      San Francisco, CA – The 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival, San Francisco’s annual celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion and film, joins with Japanese entertainment company, ASOBISYSTEM, to announce a special early treat for fashion and pop culture fans as it presents a personal appearance […]

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