Thank You for Aspiring to LEAD!
Thank you for Aspiring to LEAD! Last Thursday, March 12, Asian American LEAD (AALEAD) hosted our Aspire to LEAD lunch fundraiser at Woo Lae Oak Restaurant with 180 guests in attendance. While we “aspire to lead” throughout the year in various ways, our lunch was a special opportunity for community members to learn about the […]
AALEAD Mentoring Twirls & Whirls at the Ice Rink!
By Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff Photos Courtesy of Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff This past weekend, eight AALEAD mentoring pairs joined us for a wonderful day filled with ice skating, fun, and friendship at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden Ice Rink! It was a gorgeous day to be outside, and mentors and mentees were […]
Bancroft Bulletin: Celebrating Lunar New Year
By Madeline Sumida, Elementary Program Teacher & Site Coordinator Photo Courtesy of AALEAD Student Through the end of February and early March, AALEAD students at Bancroft Elementary School celebrated and learned about the Lunar New Year by sharing their family traditions and exploring unfamiliar ways of welcoming the New Year! By comparing and contrasting the […]
Fiesta Asia Dance Practice Underway
By Melor Suhaimi, MD Programs Manager Photos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff This past Saturday, some of our youth from our MD, DC, and VA programs gathered at Joy of Motion Dance Center in Washington, D.C. to practice for the dance that AALEAD youth will perform at this year’s Fiesta Asia. The youth that attended Saturday’s […]