Awards

Filipiniana Gala 2018

Posted on Sep 24, 2018 in #coloradoasian, APA, Awards, celebrations, Dance, Food, Humanitarian Efforts, Leaders, The Philippines | 0 comments

In celebration of the Filipino History Month, the National Federation of the Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) Region V is holding its Filipiniana 2018 Gala to benefit one of our member organization – MENDING FACES that was founded in 2010 by a passionate, highly experienced group of medical professionals and others to make a life-changing difference for children born with facial deformities. Their mission is to help families with children born with facial deformities like cleft lip, cleft palate, and other deformities restore hope and have a brighter future. Since 2010 they have...

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Sum Nguyen Receives “Spirit of King” Award

Posted on Mar 27, 2018 in #auroraasian, Awards, Humanitarian Efforts, Vietnam | 0 comments

Partnership Steering Committee Member and past Co-Chair Sum Nguyen received the “Spirit of King Award” from the City of Aurora’s Community Relations Division during the 32nd Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration. Apologies for the belated post — photo of Sum in front of the So. Vietnam flag, Aurora Municipal Center lobby, with City of Aurora’s Community Relations Chief Barbara Shannon-Banister.

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Asian American Heroes of Colorado 2015

Posted on May 29, 2015 in #coloradoasian, APA, Awards, celebrations | 0 comments

 2015 Asian American Heroes of Colorado Awards and Dim Sum Brunch Sat., May 30th, 10AM – 12PM Empress Seafood Restaurant 2825 W Alameda Ave, Denver, CO 80219 COST: $30 Adult/General | $20 for Student TICKETS: http://planetreg.com/coheroes2015 Award ceremony will include recognition of 2015 Asian American Heroes of Colorado, acceptance speeches, acknowledgment of participating organizations, dim sum brunch, a commemorative video and more. Come to hear their stories; come to feel inspired! Now in its 7th year, Colorado Asian Culture and Education Network recognizes Asian American Heroes of...

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Nominate an APA Hero of Colorado

Posted on Mar 24, 2014 in APA, Awards, Leaders | 0 comments

Nominate a 2014 Asian American Hero of Colorado! In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, the Colorado Asian Culture and Education Network (CACEN) and Colorado’s APA organizations, recognize Asian American Heroes of Colorado each May at the Asian American Heroes of Colorado Awards Ceremony. Each year, selected recipients of the Asian American Heroes of Colorado award are highlighted in the cover story of Asian Avenue magazine and awarded a certificate from the Selection Committee, comprised of leaders from Colorado’s APA communities. We encourage you to nominate deserving friends, family...

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Fran Campbell Wins MLK Award

Posted on Jan 15, 2014 in Awards, Community Service | 0 comments

Congratulations to our Friend Fran Campbell, of the Filipino American Community of Colorado, who will receive the Martin Luther King Jr. Business Social Responsibility Award this month! Read her spotlight feature in Asian Avenue magazine. The following recipients of the 2014 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Business Social Responsibility Awards will be recognized on Friday, January 17, 2014: Geta Asfaw Frances Campbell Murugan Palani, Xcel Energy Tim Gill Guillermo “Bill” Vidal Trailblazer: The Honorable Dorothy Rupert Dr. Derek Barber King, Sr., nephew of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,...

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