Nomination is now open for the 2015 Citizen’s Award

The C.A.C.A. Portland Lodge Citizen’s Award honors individuals and organizations that personify its mission: to develop leadership, serve the community, and promote civil rights.  We invite you to submit your nomination by December 15, 2014. Please download the nomination form via our website,  cacaportland.org.

Past honorees include Ms. Suenn Ho, Asian Health Services Center, Mr. Norman Locke, and The Honorable Gov. Barbara Roberts.

C.A.C.A. ANNUAL TOY & FOOD DRIVE

Our Annual Toy and Food Drive will conclude on December 15, 2014.

We raised $1050.00 last year and was able to help 42 families in the Asian community.  Our goal is to exceed last year’s giving to help needy families. As in the years past, we will be purchasing gift cards with the donations and share the gifts with the less fortunate Asian families. The gifts will be distributed through the Asian Health Service Center.  Please send your support toward this project.

Make your check out to C.A.C.A. CIF and mail to

C.A.C.A.  Portland Lodge

2211 SW 1st Ave.  #103

Portland, OR, 97201

 

Please join us for our Annual Holiday Social – December 7, 2014

When:  December 7, 2014, 5:30 to 8:00 pm

What: C.A.C.A. Portland Members and Friends Holiday Pot Luck

Where:  Sivers Center,  2301 SW 1st Ave.  Portland, OR  97201

Bring a friend, bring a dish to share and bring a gift to exchange. Maximum gift value: $20. We’ll provide drinks, music and fun.

PARKING: Available on street or in parking lot of Madison Towers. Sivers Center is located below Madison Towers.

Please R.S.V.P. by December 3, 2014
Contact Betty Jean Lee at 503-221-8773 or bettyjeanleepdx@gamil.com or via Evite

Annual Scholarship and Awards Dinner – June 1, 2014

The C.A.C.A. Portland Lodge

Annual Scholarship Awards and Recognition Banquet

Sunday, June 1, 2014 

Wong’s King Seafood Restaurant

 You are cordially invited to attend the annual awards banquet and meet the scholarship applicants and essay contestants as well as their family members and friends.

Basketball coaches and AAYLC volunteers will also be recognized

at the banquet.

 Keynote Speaker:  Ms. Mari Watanabe

Executive Director, Partners in Diversity

Director, Leadership Portland at Portland Business Alliance

Commissioner, Oregon commission on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs

 June 1, 2014, 5:30 PM

Wong’s King Seafood Restaurant
8733 Southeast Division Street
Portland, OR 97216
$12.00 per person

 Please R.S.V.P. by May 28 to Betty Jean Lee

(bettyjeanleepdx@gmail.com or 503-221-8773)

Fred G. Lee Memorial Scholarship

For over 40 years the Portland Lodge of the C.A.C.A. has sponsored the Fred G. Lee Memorial Scholarship for qualified Oregon and Clark County of Washington State graduating high school seniors. This scholarship is awarded to graduating senior students on the merits of academics, leadership, and community involvement.
The winner receives a $4,000 scholarship and two runner-up amounts are for $1,000 each. Applications for this scholarship are due by April 1, 2014.
All applicants must have a parent/guardian who is a member of the C.A.C.A. Portland Lodge. Chinese Ancestry is not a requirement to be a member, and applications are available at www.cacaportland.org. At least one of the three scholarships will be awarded to a student who attends a college in Oregon or Washington State.

Click here for details and application

Tiffany Wang Arts Scholarship

Two students will be selected to each receive $500 towards a summer arts program. These arts scholarships are offered for (1) pre-college students (grades 9-11) who are interested in attending a summer arts program, (2) demonstrate financial need, and (3) exhibit talent in the fine or performing arts. This scholarship is for qualified Oregon and Clark County of Washington State high school students (grades 9-11).
The applications and more information for the above mentioned scholarships and contest will be posted on our website (www.cacaportland.org) soon, and will be available at Oregon and Clark County of Washington State high schools in early 2014.

Click here for details and application.

C.A.C.A. ANNUAL TOY & FOOD DRIVE

Our Annual Toy and Food Drive will conclude on December 15, 2013.
We raised $800.00 last year and was able to help 32 families in the Asian
community. Our goal is to exceed last year’s giving to help needy families. As in
the years past, we will be purchasing gift cards with the donations and share
the gifts with the less fortunate Asian families. The gifts will be distributed
through the Asian Health Service Center. Please send your support toward this
project.
Make your check out to C.A.C.A. CIF and mail to
C.A.C.A. Portland Lodge
1030 NW 12th Ave. #209
Portland, OR, 97209