Monthly Archives: February 2012

KAYA Co-presents a Powerful Story about Life and Chaos in a Manila Maternity Ward

KAYA is proud to be a co-presenter at this year’s San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival (SFIAAFF) hosted by Center for Asian American Media (CAAM). We are hoping to get a group of 20 to come out to see

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OBAMA FOR AMERICA ANNOUNCES NATIONAL CAMPAIGN CO-CHAIRS

For Immediate Release: February 22, 2012 OBAMA FOR AMERICA ANNOUNCES NATIONAL CAMPAIGN CO-CHAIRS   CHICAGO – Obama for America announced today the campaign’s National Co-Chairs, a diverse group of leaders from around the country committed to re-electing President Obama. They

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WHIAAPI: What’s Your Story

Vote for your favorite videos in our “What’s Your Story?” video contest.  Each video shines a light on the important work happening around the country.  And they remind us what makes the AAPI community so strong. Watch these 11 video

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White House Initiative on AAPIs Announcements

On February 28, from 2:00-3:30 pm EST, the Administration on Aging (AoA) will continue its series of webinars, called Million Hearts, focused on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (also known as the Affordable Care Act, or

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AAPI Youth: Ways to Get Involved!

Are you a young activist or leader with a desire to advocate for AAPI issues locally or nationally?   On February 29 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM EST, WHIAAPI will host a Weekly Web Chat on Youth Engagement.  Let us

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AADP Presents 5th Annual Laugh for Lives Fundraiser

Laughter is said to be one of the best medicines of all time! With that said, Asian American Donor Program is proud to present to you another year of laughter, love, and life! AADP Laugh for Lives 2012 is in

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3/9: Internship/Scholarship Program Final Deadline

  Final deadline: March 9 Internships | Application here Each summer, CAPAL places over 10 summer interns in the federal government. These internship positions are open to ALL MAJORS, and are suited for individuals looking to gain real-world federal government

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3/31: APIA U Leadership Training

The Organization for Chinese Americans and American University’s Asian American Student Union are putting together an APIA U Leadership Training on March 31. APIA U is a free all-day training that is focused on leadership development skills for APAs. Register

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Improving the Health Care System through Innovation

Cross-posted at white house initiative on AAPIs blog This week, I joined my colleagues, including White House Cabinet Secretary and Initiative Co-Chair Chris Lu, in Jacksonville, Florida to engage with Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) business leaders about the

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AAPI Highlights, February 17, 2012

Welcome to this edition of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) Highlights!  This week we are highlighting President Obama’s 2013 Budget and how it will help provide economic security for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders

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