Sunday, October 21, 2012
Monday, October 1, 2012
Thursday, September 6, 2012
12 Course meal for only
Secure your tickets by September 22nd by emailing OCA Colorado
or by calling Hing Ryder 303.241.4203 or Benny Cheng 303.888.0777.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Colorado Dragon Boat Festival
While you are there, be sure to cheer on our team
OCA - DragonFlies!
The event is free to attend!
Enjoy Dragon Boat Racing, The Marketplace, Performing Arts, DragonLand, The Food Court, Gateway to Asia and much more.
- Saturday First Time Trial is at roughly 3:50pm
- Saturday Second Time Trial depends on if the team wins or loses the first time trial. The times are roughly 6:00pm/lose or 6:30pm/win.
- Sunday's schedule will be determined by how the team does on Saturday.
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Asian Avenue Magazine, Asian American Journalist Association, Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, Asian Pacific Bar Association, Asian Chamber of Commerce, Asian Pacific Development Center, Asian Roundtable, Denver Sister Cities International, Isle Hotel Casino, Japanese American Citizens League, National Association of Asian American Professionals, OCA Colorado
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
A nationwide Google Hangout* with leading civil rights leaders from around the country, featuring Congressmember Judy Chu (CA-32), CAIR-SF Executive Director Zahra Billoo, OCA Executive Director Tom Hayashi, Asian American Justice Center Executive Director Mee Moua, Sikh Coalition Executive Director Amardeep Singh, and more.
Moderated by Phil Yu of Angry Asian Man
FREE LUNCH - Supporting Sakura Matsuri
(first 30 attendees, guaranteed) courtesy of Rose of Sharon Assisted Living
On June 23, 1982, Vincent Chin died in Detroit, the victim of a hate crime murder. Thirty years later, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders continue to face discrimination and bullying. In light of recent tragedies like the extreme hazing of Pvt. Danny Chen and the continuing effects of 9/11, what can Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders do to stand up against racism and discrimination?
Sakura Square, Mezzanine Level | 1255 19th St
Entrance on Larimer between 19th & 20th; Under walkway
Saturday, June 23, 2012
10:30 am - doors open
11:00 am - Vincent Who? film screening
12:00 pm - Nationwide Town Hall
1:00 pm - Local discussion led by APAP-CO and the National AAPI Mental Health Association
National co-sponsors: Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF), Asian & Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote), Asian American Center for Advancing Justice, Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), Chinese American Citizens Alliance (CACA), Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), East Coast Asian American Student Union (ECAASU), Japanese American Citizens League (JACL), Midwestern Asian American Student Union (MAASU), National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP), National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum (NAPAWF), National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD), National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA), National Korean American Service and Education Consortium (NAKASEC), OCA, South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT), Southeast Asian Resource Action Center (SEARAC), Students Advocating for Asian Pacific Islander Americans (SAAPIA)
Media Sponsors: 8Asians.com, AngryAsianMan.com, blacklava, widelantern.com
Viewing parties have been organized in more than 30 cities, and individuals can tweet in questions at #VC30.
Albany • Atlanta • Austin • Boston • Charlotte • Chicago • Cleveland • Dallas • Denver • Detroit • Gainesville • Grand Rapids • Hartford • Honolulu • Houston • Irvine, CA • Ithaca, NY • Los Angeles • Lowell, MA • Minneapolis • Morgantown, WV • New Orleans • New York • Philadelphia • Raleigh • Sacramento • San Francisco • San Jose • Seattle • St. Louis • Washington, DC • Wichita and more
For more info and to RSVP, go to: www.apaforprogress.org/
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The Board of OCA Colorado has registered at the 2012 Colorado Dragon Boat Festival to race for the Taiwan Style dragon boat race. We are "OCA - DragonFlies". We are looking for members to fill the boat. Please let us know if you are interested in joining OCA Colorado to participate in this race as a paddler. Please note that if we have more people signed up than the number of paddlers we need to recruit for, we will draw names.
Here are some of the details that you need to know:
* Festival Date: July 28 and 29, 2012 (Saturday and Sunday)
* Our Team: OCA - DragonFlies
* Our Captains: Johnny Poon and Alan Knight
* Race Team Fee: OCA Colorado has paid for the team fee, it will be free of charge for you. However, you are responsible for other expenses such as team t-shirts, hats, etc. (these expenses will be split between the team members)
* Training: 1. One mandatory training provided by the Colorado Dragon Boat Race Committee; 2. Our captains will organize extra training sessions for our team, if needed
* Dates for Training: Don’t know yet, will provide that later
* Your commitment: Must attend the mandatory training provided by the Colorado Dragon Boat Race Committee; attend all other training sessions at all possible; must be at the Festival the whole weekend (July 28-29) to be ready to race; attend some of the meetings if needed
Contact: If you are interested and/or have any questions, please contact Johnny Poon (Team Captain) at firstname.lastname@example.orgNot and OCA Colorado Member? Now is the perfect time to become a member!
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Monday, January 30, 2012
Annie Guo is the President of Asian Avenue magazine, a monthly Denver publication. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri at Columbia's Journalism School and currently obtaining her MBA in Health Administration at the CU-Denver. She has worked in the marketing and advertising industry with Procter & Gamble and The Integer Group. She is currently doing Communications for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
The Year of the Dragon
February 4, 2012
Palace Chinese Restaurant
6265 E Evans Ave
Denver CO 80222
Your taste buds will be dazzled by a 10 Course Meal:
Cold Cut Appetizer
Seafood Tofu Soup
Hong Kong Style Spicy Shrimp
Stuffed Mushrooms with Shrimp
Steamed Whole Bass in Ginger Sauce
Shitake Mushroom with Greens
Sauteed Beef Steaks
Shanghai Braised Pork Shank
Treasured Fried Rice
Curry Beef Puff
Kung Fu Demonstrations
Tickets are $45 per person
Corporate Table (10 Seats) $888
For tickets or further information contact
Benny Cheng 303.888.0777