We are just two days away from our end-of-year Appreciation Day event! Join us as we honor leadership of all levels in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Join us for an Asian and Pacific Islander Feast, consisting of Chinese, Indian, Korean, Thai, and Vietnamese dishes for lunch, thanks to the contribution of Dr. Cindy Shao, AACC; Mr. Satish Korpe and Sant Gupta, IAFPE-VA; Mr. Wonhee Kang, Director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington; Mr. Jay Chen, Asian Fortune, and Voice of Vietnamese Americans.
The event is free and open to the public.
Hosted by Voice of Vietnamese Americans
10:00 a.m. Registration
11:10 Honoring U.S. Senator Jim Webb
Keynote by Sen. Webb
Appreciation Award Presented to Sen. Webb
Appreciation Award Presented to Chairman Bulova
12:00 p.m. Honoring Congressman Gerry Connolly
Remarks by Congressman Connolly
Appreciation AwardPresented to Congressman Connolly
1:30 Presentation of Appreciation Awards and Recognition Awards
3:00 p.m. Adjourn
The recognition and appreciation awards will be held in the Board Auditorium
The reception will be held in the Forum Circle.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leader in Foreign Affairs:
The Honorable Jim Webb, U.S. Senator from Virginia
Leader in Jobs and Economic Development:
The Honorable Mark Warner, U.S. Senator from Virginia
Leader in Health Care and Education:
The Honorable Gerry Connolly, U.S. Congressman from Virginia
Leader in Human Rights Advocacy:
The Honorable Frank Wolf, U.S. Congressman from Virginia
Cultural and Diversity Leader:
Reme Grefalda, the Library of Congress, Asian Division, APA Collection
Legislative Leaders in the Commonwealth of Virginia:
The Honorable Janet Howell, State Senator (VA-32)
The Honorable Vivian Watts, State Delegate (VA-39)
The Honorable Mark Keam, State Delegate (VA-35)
Best County Management Leader in the Commonwealth of Virginia:
The Honorable Sharon Bulova, Chairman of Fairfax County Board of Supervisors
Mason District Best Leader:
Supervisor Penelope A. Gross
Asian American Chamber of Commerce
Asian Real Estate Association of America, DC Metro Chapter
Ilryong Moon, Member of Fairfax County School Board, At-Large
Sandy Evans, Member of Fairfax County School Board, Mason District
Public Safety Leader:
Tony Pham, General Counsel, Richmond City Sheriff’s Office
Youth Training Leader:
The Vietnamese Youth Education Association
Christine Chen - APIA Vote
Kevin Simowitz - Virginia Organizing
Vel Hernandez - Voice of Vietnamese Americans
Please bring an item to contribute to our care packages for our troops abroad.