Join OCA-Greater Seattle, 8:00AM on Saturday, April 30th for the Chinatown-ID Spring Clean Up! We will be cleaning and mulching Danny Woo garden. If interested, email Team Captain Jael Yamamoto with the following information: Name Shirt Size (XS-2X) Under 18 (Y/N) Email Address
In a partnership with the Seattle Asian American Film Festival, OCA-Greater Seattle co-presents the Seattle premier of My Life in China. My Life in China is a personal film that takes viewers on a journey to rural China where an emotional revelation takes place. A story of migration is passed down from father to son, retracing the precarious […]
Join us for the 2016 Golden Circle Awards & Lunar New Year Celebration! This year we will be honoring Rod Kawakami, Sharon Maeda, Betty Patu, Fred Yee, and the Southeast Asian/American Access in Education (SEA3eD). See you there!
Fall Report to Chapter Members. There was a flourish of activity this past summer and a lot happening with our chapter. This Fall Report is to provide you with a brief summary of some of the more important. Resolution Regarding Chinese. In early August, we worked with the local chapter of the Chinese American Citizens Alliance, to […]
Seattle City Council passes a historic resolution on anti-Chinese legislation, contributions of Chinese, and reaffirmation of civil rights
The Seattle City Council approved a resolution expressing regret for the anti-Chinese legislation and riots in the 1800s, acknowledging the contributions of Chinese to Seattle, and reaffirming the City’s commitment to civil rights of all people. Councilmember Nick Licata, who initiated sponsorship of the resolution at the urging of the Greater Seattle Chapter of OCA […]
We at OCA-Greater Seattle are stunned, shocked, and saddened by the loss of our friend, Donnie Chin. Our condolences go out to his family. Donnie embodied what is best about our community. He was selfless, caring, hard-working, and modest; a true hero for all of us in the Asian American community. Donnie dedicated his life […]
OCA-Asian Pacific Advocates is a proud community sponsor of Polynesian Day! The Polynesian Student Alliance at the University of Washington presents Polynesian Day 2015 “One Love, Our Love: Empowering Family, Culture & Community.” Poly Day will take place at the University of Washington on Friday, April 24th! In the morning Poly Day will kickoff with […]
OCA-Asian Pacific Advocates, Greater Seattle has been awarded a grant from the Muckleshoot Charity Fund. This grant will go towards our internship programs to get more students and youths involve with the Asian and Pacific Islander community and issues, events for our membership and community, and operating costs. Thank you Muckleshoot Indian Tribe!