By Claudia Han, Part-Time Virginia Middle School Youth Facilitation Coordinator
Photos & Media courtesy of Claudia
My name is Claudia Han (she/her/hers), the new Part-Time Virginia Middle School Youth Facilitation Coordinator. I am so excited to share with you a little bit more about myself, and ca
By Olivia Lancaster
We hope you enjoyed Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month!
To celebrate, AALEAD attended the Asian Festival on Main in Virginia and were their official nonprofit partner this year! AALEAD received a donation of $3,500!
We also observed AALEAD’s 25th anniversary with a 25th Anniv
Hey everyone! My name is Kelly Ji, and I’m working for AALEAD as a summer program intern. I worked with AALEAD in high school, and I'm so excited to return to the organization after a year in college. I just finished my freshman year at Pomona College in Claremont, CA with a double major in Asian American Studies and Politics and a minor in Art.
By Olivia Lancaster, Mentoring Program Intern
The month of April is National Volunteer Month, which gives us an opportunity to honor and celebrate our amazing volunteers here at AALEAD!
What are some of the ways volunteers help out with AALEAD programs?
In our afterschool and summer programs, program aides provide
Hello everyone! My name is Olivia Lancaster (she/her), and I am currently a second-semester sophomore at American University. I am a Communication Studies major with a minor in International Studies. Apart from being a full-time student, I am also AALEAD’s spring 2023 Mentoring Program intern!
By Catherine Han, Virginia Middle School Program Coordinator
Photos by AALEAD Staff Members
On November 17, 2021, I joined the AALEAD community as Virginia Middle School Program Coordinator, and after being here for a little over a year, my time here at AALEAD is coming to a close. My last day with AALEAD will be on Friday, January 27,
Written by: Paris Copeland, MD MS Program Coordinator
Images by: AALEAD Staff members
On December 10th, 2022 our MD AALEAD youth went ice skating at Rockville Town Square’s Outdoor Ice Rink. This was the start of the end-of-semester celebrations for the youth to uplift all their hard wor
Written By: YJ Jun (AALEAD Volunteer)
This January, we are celebrating National Mentoring Month at AALEAD!