CPA Fundraiser with Supervisor Eric Mar

Supervisor Eric Mar is hosting a fundraising reception in honor of the Chinese Progressive Association (CPA). The reception will include drinks and hors d'oeuvres from the Poleng Lounge on Friday, June 12th from 5:30pm-7:30pm. As a long time member of the organization, he invites you to learn more about the importance of CPA's work in … Continue reading CPA Fundraiser with Supervisor Eric Mar

Midori Kai Authors’ Event

Midori Kai, Inc., a non-profit professional business women's organization, will host an Asian Author's Event on Saturday, May 16, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Northside Community Center, 488 N. 6th Street in San Jose. Talking Story: A Very Special Conversation with Asian American Authors: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston (Farewell to Manzanar, Legend of the … Continue reading Midori Kai Authors’ Event

Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation Benefit Brunch

Got this from Dale Minami, who's on the AIISF advisory board. Irene Lee, Rita Mah, Dr. Tom Peters, Joanne Sakai are hosting a fundraising brunch to benefit Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation on Sunday, May 17, 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Dynasty Restaurant (1881 Tiburon Blvd, Tiburon, CA). Special guest speakers include, playwright … Continue reading Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation Benefit Brunch

Asian American Culinary Fundraiser, “East West Eats,” Returns with Region’s Top Chefs

The Asian American Journalists Association San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is once again partnering with some of the top Asian American chefs from the region to bring back the elegant culinary event, East West Eats: An Evening with the Bay Area's Best Chefs. The culinary fundraiser will feature Master Chef and food consultant Martin Yan, … Continue reading Asian American Culinary Fundraiser, “East West Eats,” Returns with Region’s Top Chefs

API Wellness Center’s ‘Bloom’ Fundraiser

Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center’s signature fundraiser and the 5th Annual National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: a spring gathering featuring entertainment, delectable bites from SF’s top restaurants, amazing Silent Auction deals and community awards. Tuesday, May 19, 2009 6-9pm Galleria at San Francisco Design Center 101 Henry Adams St. San Francisco, … Continue reading API Wellness Center’s ‘Bloom’ Fundraiser

Asian Law Caucus Marks 25th Anniversary of Historic Civil Rights Decision with Launch of Fred Korematsu Institute

In honor of a man who became a civil rights icon for defying the mass internment of Japanese Americans during World War II, the Asian Law Caucus will officially launch the Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education at the organization's annual event on Thursday, April 30, in San Francisco. (I serve on … Continue reading Asian Law Caucus Marks 25th Anniversary of Historic Civil Rights Decision with Launch of Fred Korematsu Institute

API Wellness, GAPA Fundraiser with George Takei

Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center is pleased to invite you to an intimate fundraiser with George Takei, on April 19, 2009. George Takei will be in town to serve as Grand Marshall of San Francisco's 2009 Cherry Blossom Festival, and has graciously offered to attend this special event co-hosted by A&PI Wellness Center and … Continue reading API Wellness, GAPA Fundraiser with George Takei

Phil Ting’s 40th Birthday Party and Fundraiser

San Francisco Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting just turned 40 and he's inviting you to celebrate with him on Thursday, April 16, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. (VIP reception at 5:30 p.m.) at Mercury Lounge, 1582 Folsom Street, in San Francisco. The event is a fundraiser for his re-election campaign for Assessor-Recorder. Sponsors and hosts include: Adrienne … Continue reading Phil Ting’s 40th Birthday Party and Fundraiser