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Together: Strengthening the Health of Chinatown

Asian Health Symposium, Friday, Oct 16

Would you like an opportunity for community-building, networking, and learning about research conducted in Boston’s Chinatown? Don’t miss Together, Strengthening the Health of Chinatown: An Asian Health Symposium.

This exciting event, free and open to all, is hosted by the Addressing Disparities in Asian Populations Through Translational Research (ADAPT) Program and will include:

  • A sneak peek at the first systematic survey of Chinatown residents
  • Representatives from community non-profits discussing research projects that involve their organizations
  • A discussion about developing a community-driven health agenda for Boston’s Chinatown.
  • A light breakfast and lunch.

Friday, October 16, 8:30AM-3:00PM
Arthur M. Sackler Center for Medical Education, Room 114
145 Harrison Avenue, Boston MA

Please register to attend.

Click here for a flyer for this event. For more info, click here.

First Annual Asian Heritage Scholarship Awardee Announced

Infinity Law Group is pleased to announce that Jaili Huang, a student at Cardozo Law School in New York City, has been awarded the first annual Asian Heritage Law School Scholarship.

Ms. Jiali Huang was chosen due to her impeccable student record, her pursuit of law, and her touching story of being an advocate and translator for much of her Asian community at the tender age of eight.

To read more, go here.
To learn more about the Asian Heritage Scholarship, go here.

Chinatown City Services Community Meeting: June 24

Jerome Smith, Director of Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood
Services invites all neighborhood residents, civic and
business leaders to a community meeting to discuss basic city
services concerning Chinatown. The following departments
will have representation:

  • Boston Public Library
  • Elderly Affairs
  • Boston Redevelopment Authority
  • Public Works
  • Neighborhood Development
  • Inspectional Services
  • Office of New Bostonians
  • Boston Center For Youth & Families.

Where: Josiah Quincy School Auditorium
885 Washington Street
Boston MA, 02111

When: Tuesday June 24, 2014

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

For more information please call Denny Ching, Mayor’s Office of
Neighborhood Services 617-635-3891.

To see the original notice, click here.

WGBH Celebrates Asian Pacific Heritage Month

Dear Friends:

WGBH cordially invites you to celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month for an engaging evening of conversation and presentations on Thursday May 22 at 6:00 p.m. at WGBH Studios, One Guest Street, Brighton.  A dessert reception and tours of the studios will follow the presentation. This event is free but space is limited. To RSVP, please visit

The presentations will include documentary film excerpts from WGBH’s The WORLD channel that highlight a range of issues facing Asian Americans in society today including hybrid and mixed-race heritage and Asian American female identity. You’ll hear from a distinguished panel and have the chance to pose your questions during the Q & A, moderated by Liz Cheng, General Manager of WGBH Television and WORLD Channel.

The event’s discussion will touch upon the following films you can view during the month of May on WGBH’s The WORLD channel: Local, USA 200F | Building an Identity and The Grace Lee Project.

We look forward to seeing you on May 22nd.

Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Co-Chairs, Susan Luo, Helen Chin Schlichte and Leverett Wing