Together to Build a Better Future: Panel Discussion

Together to Build a Better Future: Panel Discussion

[addtoany]Panelists: Stacie Shih, District Director for California State Assemblymember Ash Kalra Raj Salwan, Councilmember of Fremont Shao Yang, President of Fremont Unified School District Moderator: Shanti Balaraman – President and CEO,  Children’s Innovation Center After...
Civic Leadership: Pavan Raj Gowda

Civic Leadership: Pavan Raj Gowda

[addtoany]Ever since he was young, Pavan Raj Gowda has been heavily involved in his community. Now 18 years old, Pavan has already written two books and founded his own non-profit organization: Green Kids Now Inc. The goal of his organization is to bring kids from around to...
Civic Leadership Forum for Youth

Civic Leadership Forum for Youth

[addtoany]“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” —Mark Twain. Keynote Speaker: Rishi Kumar – Saratoga City Council member Moderator: Vandana Kumar – Publisher, India Currents For Saratoga Councilmember Rishi Kumar, his...
An American Student Travels To Shillong

An American Student Travels To Shillong

[addtoany]When she first headed for India from the USA, Jaclyn Mariano didn’t know that her unassuming journey would not only change her but also be a catalyst to changing the lives children in Shillong. Jaclyn is a Psychology student from California who wanted to reach out to...
Asia Society Survey Probes Barriers in the U.S. Workplace Facing Asian Americans

Asia Society Survey Probes Barriers in the U.S. Workplace Facing Asian Americans

[addtoany]Asian and Asian Pacific American (APA) employees in the United States are less likely to attain senior leadership positions, according to Asia Society’s 2018 Asian Corporate Survey. The survey suggests this is partly because APA participants self-reported being less...
U.S. Bank Recognizes Young Artists in San Francisco

U.S. Bank Recognizes Young Artists in San Francisco

[addtoany]May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This year, we celebrated the occasion in San Francisco with an integrated marketing campaign, including sponsorship of the Asian Pacific Fund’s “Growing Up Asian in America” art contest. Community Development...