Saturday 01 November, 2014

OCA Greater Seattle Seeks Nomination for 2015 Golden Circle Awards

OCA Greater Seattle is now seeking nominations for the 2015 Golden Circle Awards. The awards pays tribute and honors persons and organizations that have made a significant contribution to the betterment of the Chinese and/or other API Communities. The Awards dinner will be held next February. Please submit your nominations to by December 1, […]

Thursday 23 October, 2014

2014 PICA Conference | 50 Years: A Celebration of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

OCA-Greater Seattle is proud to announce our schedule for the 2014 Pre-Conquest Indigenous Cultures and the Aftermath (PICA) Conference, November 7,8, and 11, 2014. PICA is a collaborative celebration of the histories of local multiracial and multicultural groups. In 2013, PICA was created as a collaborative effort between a group of students, faculty and community […]

Monday 08 September, 2014

OCA-Greater Seattle looking for American born Asian adolescents for study

Hello parents of OCA – Greater Seattle, My name is Wells Ling, and I am currently a graduate student at St. Louis University in the developmental psychology program. As a member of an organization whose mission is to promote cultural heritage in the greater Seattle area, I’m writing you today to announce a very important […]

Friday 18 July, 2014

OCA Greater Seattle on ‘The Mikado’

We would like to thank Sharon Pian Chan for her thoughtful editorial, “Yellowface in Your Face” (Seattle Times, 7/14/14) regarding the Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society’s production of The Mikado. We are, however, dismayed by the producers’ and bloggers’ insensitivity and unwillingness to understand why many Asian Americans may be offended by The Mikado. Instead, […]

Monday 07 July, 2014

2014 Semiannual Review of OCA Projects

OCA National News Doug Chin represented our chapter at the OCA National meeting in Houston in April. At the meeting, our chapter was able to pass a resolution regarding hepatitis B – which disproportionately affects Asians – mandating OCA National to “ask the Armed Forces Committees of both houses of the U.S. Congress to approve legislation requiring the […]

Monday 12 May, 2014

OCA-Luncheon / Walk in the Park

OCA-Luncheon/ Walk in the Park Welcome everybody! The sun is out, spring is here, and it’s Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and we at OCA-Greater Seattle would love to invite you to our OCA Luncheon. Find out what OCA’s been up to and more. This time we will be at the Seven Stars Pepper Szechuan […]

Tuesday 29 April, 2014

OCA-Greater Seattle thanks Muckleshoot Indian Tribe

OCA – Greater Seattle would like to formally recognize the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe for their continued support. With their help, OCA-Greater Seattle has been able to continue the legacy of the Golden Circle Awards along with many other ventures. Please take a moment to visit Muckleshoot Indian Tribe’s website to learn about their history here.

Wednesday 09 April, 2014

Walk in the Park

Hello everybody, It’s that time of the year again where the weather is becoming nicer and people are enjoying the outdoors more often. Why not spend these beautiful days with the OCA-Greater Seattle at our Walk in the Park series? This year we will be highlighting some of Washington’s beautiful Asian parks where we will […]