Message from the ED: September Highlights
September is always an exciting month at AALEAD. Our after-school programs start up again with some new youth and returning youth from the summer and the previous year. After lots of planning, our staff get to do what they do best – which is provide new opportunities to our youth. This year, we are excited […]
3…2…1…Clear for Take Off!
By My Nguyen, AALEAD Staff Photos Courtesy of My Nguyen, AALEAD Staff DC Middle and High School Program has officially blasted off! Two weeks ago, we started our DC Middle and High School Program, and kicked off the first week with team building activities, or simply put, fun activities to help students get to know […]
Intern Introduction: Greetings from Dong!
By Dong Zhou, DC Elementary School Program Intern Photo Courtesy of Dong Zhou, DC Elementary School Program Intern Hello everyone, my name is Dong Zhou, and I am Asian American LEAD’s (AALEAD) Fall 2014 DC Elementary School Program Intern! I am currently a college student studying Education at American University. This fall, I am a […]
Partners & Pins: AALEAD Mentoring Goes Bowling!
By Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff Photos Courtesy of Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff This past Saturday, the Asian American LEAD (AALEAD) Mentoring Program held our first ever Bowling Social! Ten of our mentoring pairs gathered at Lucky Strike DC for an afternoon filled with fun, food, and friendship. After introductions were made, youth and mentors laced […]