MD High School Youth Council: Doing Meetings Right
By Ari Pak, MD High School Program Coordinator Photo Courtesy of Ari Pak What did you do this past weekend? When asked this question, the first thing that comes to my mind is the inspiring and energizing AALEAD MD High School Youth Council meeting that I attended. I know what you’re thinking; how could a […]
Join Us: Meet UMD’s Guard Varun Ram!
Asian American LEAD (AALEAD) is excited to announce that, in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we will be hosting a special Meet & Greet Session with University of Maryland Guard Varun Ram on Friday, May 8, from 5 to 6pm. The Meet & Greet will take place at the Xfinity Center, University of Maryland. We […]
MD Youth Volunteer at Annual Park Clean-up
By Keo Xiong, MD Middle School Program Coordinator Photos courtesy of Keo Xiong, MD Middle School Program Coordinator “The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” – Nelson Henderson How much trash do you see flying around at the local park you frequent for walks […]
DC Park Clean-up: Doing Our Share
By Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff Photos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff This past Saturday, DC AALEAD youth, mentors, volunteers, staff, and our friends at CAPAL (Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership) participated in the Rock Creek Conservancy’s 7th Annual Rock Creek Extreme Cleanup at Piney Branch-Crestwood Park. It was a gorgeous day to be outside and […]