Scholarship Opportunity for Southeast Asian Students

If you work with 2020 graduating high school seniors of Southeast Asian ancestry, they may be interested in applying for the following scholarship from the Nisei Student Relocation Commemorative Fund, Inc. At least 40 awards will be available. Link to scholarship Asian Counseling and Referral Services (ACRS) is hosting the following FREE events at 3639…

Updates on Novel Coronavirus

The Washington Department of Health announced the first case in the U.S. of a new novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Snohomish County on January 21, 2020 and (by this blog’s publication date) four additional cases have been identified in Illinois, California, and Arizona. The virus emerged in Wuhan, China in December and there are a growing…

Washington’s First Vietnamese LGBTQ Conference

VietQ is hosting Washington’s first Vietnamese LGBTQ conference on February 29, 2020 from 10am-4pm at Asian Counseling and Referral Services main offices. Titled “BAN – Means More Than Friends,” the conference is “for queer Vietnamese folks to share community, celebrate our lives, and engage in discussions as it relates to our intersecting identities.” Family members…