We’re excited to release the SPRING 2015 issue of our newsletter! It was a while coming, but we’re proud it’s finally here. This issue includes stories on combatting domestic violence, reports from scholarship recipients, updates on education advocacy affecting Southeast Asian American students, honoring our 2015 Luminary Award recipient Debbie Tom McCray (see below), along with other […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We’ve added a page on our website to archive all our past e-blast newsletters in case you missed any of them. Check them out HERE.Continue Reading... No Comments.
Gena Lew Gong: Vang murder shows need to address domestic violence BY GENA LEW GONG April 20, 2015 The Fresno Bee On March 31, Becky Zyang Vang was shot and killed by her ex-husband, Neng Moua, who then turned his gun on himself. Various reasons have been circulating as to why this tragedy occurred, casting […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
In the Reports section of our website, we’ve posted the following document as a follow up on the domestic violence forum held last fall: Gender and Culture in Transition: A Community Conversation Report on Domestic Violence Forum with the Fresno Hmong Community. The forum was organized by CCAPW, hosted at Clovis Community College Center, and sponsored by Centro La […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
In an interview with local news, CCAPW President, Gena Lew Gong, speaks out on the need to address the issue of domestic violence within the community.Continue Reading... No Comments.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 1, 2015 CONTACT: Gena Lew Gong (559) 647-6260 firstname.lastname@example.org| www.ccapw.org Yesterday’s tragic murder-suicide in downtown Fresno involving individuals of the Hmong community highlights the devastating impact of domestic violence. For too long, members of our communities have stood on the sidelines as many Hmong women silently suffer as helpless victims of domestic violence. Much of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Saturday, July 25, 2015 Time TBA La Querencia Community Room 2658 E. Alluvial Clovis, CA 93611 (located at north end of property, towards back) Join us at this FREE event and see what’s new at CCAPW! Share your family traditions and food heritage! Brew a dish from the heart! Swap kitchen items with new friends! Bring […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
In case you missed any of it, here’s a round-up of media stories on the Disoriented Comedy show: Disoriented Comedy tour returns to Fresno The Fresno Bee February 19, 2015 “Disoriented Comedy” Benefits Local Students KSEE 24/NBC Morning News February 18, 2015 The Disoriented Comedy show returns to Fresno KSEE 24/NBC Central Valley Today February […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW Saturday, February 21, 2015 6:00 PM Pre-Show VIP Reception 7:00 PM Comedy Standup Show Tower Theatre 815 East Olive Avenue Fresno, CA 93728 Join CCAPW for the return of Disoriented Comedy, the first-ever (mostly) female Asian American stand-up comedy tour! Don’t miss out on tickets — last year’s show sold out! Special early-bird […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Friday, December 5, 2014 5:30pm-7:30pm New City Chinese Restaurant 1484 E Shaw Ave Fresno, CA 93710 We hope you’ll join us for an evening of fun and dim sum noshes! Our guest speaker, Bernice Kao, is returning by popular demand for another night of sharing her creative techniques on wearing scarves for all occasions. Last […]Continue Reading... No Comments.