New Year, New AALEAD!
By Natie Hara, DC High School Program CoordinatorPhotos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff and The DC Mayor’s Office on Asian & Pacific Islander Affairs (MOAPIA) Happy New Year! We hope your holidays were restorative! From last year’s after school and summer programs, we at AALEAD have so much to be optimistic and thankful for. Below is […]
Mentor Program Relaunch & National Mentoring Month
By Hannah Cheyney, Mentoring Program Manager Happy National Mentoring Month! We are excited to announce that Asian American LEAD is re-launching our Youth Mentoring Program! Applications for mentors and mentees are now live, and pairs will start as early as March 1, 2022. Here at AALEAD, we are all excited to help support our youth, […]
By Diana Tran, DC MS Program CoordinatorPhotos & Media courtesy of Diana Hello everyone! Xin chào các bạn! こんにちは、 皆さん。よろしくお願いします！My name is Diana Tran and I am so excited to be joining the AALEAD team as the DC Middle School Program Coordinator. I was born in Montgomery County, Maryland but haved lived more than half […]
Thanksgiving Cards: Writing for a Cause
By Rochielle Canare, MD Middle School Program CoordinatorPhotos and Media courtesy of AALEAD Staff A local charity foundation, Feed the Fridge, teamed up with a local restaurant to provide free meals to thousands of people in the Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia metropolitan area. The group requested help in providing 1,000 cards to accompany the free meals that will be […]