October 2018 Newsletter

Vince Wong – November 5
Asian American Alliance is proud to present a “Seat At The Table” on November 5, 7:30 am– 9:00 am at Roche  Indianapolis Campus. Our featured speaker is Vince Wong, Vice President, Strategy and Communications at Roche Diagnostics. 
Vince will share his journey to success and some of the lessons he has learned along the way. Seat At The Table is AAAI’s signature leadership connection series featuring prominent business and community leaders. Vince is IBJ’s “Forty under Forty” and past President of Asian American Alliance. 
This event is free and open to all, thanks to the generous support  from Roche, but registration is required. Registration deadline is October 29.
The 11th annual Asian Fest was held on June 24 at the Indiana State Museum with Myanmar/Burma as the
 featured country. It was a big success! Festival attended learned about Asian cultures, enjoyed entertaining cultural performances, participated in interactive activities and made new friends.  

Asian Fest 2018 – Photos by KP Singh
Thank you, our wonderful 
sponsors, for your generous support of Asian Fest: 
Barnes & Thornburg, IPL, IUPUI, Purdue Asian American and Asian Resource & Cultural Center, Honda, Morgan Stanley, Roche, The International Center, Indianapolis Foundation, Christel DeHaan Family Foundation, Indiana State Museum, Indy Korea, Asian American Today and Indy Asian American Times
A special thanks to our event partner, BACI (Burmese American Community Institute), and all the performers, vendors and volunteers. 

Asian Fest,

June 23, 2019




AAAI Board Members Honored  
Congratulations to Glen Kwok and KP Singh, winners of the Constellation Awards from Indy Asian American Times for Leadership in Asian Art 
and Culture. 
Congratulations to Rupal Thanawala, winner of the National Association of Women Business Owners Trailblazer Award. She was also honored with
the prestigious Torch Bearer Award from the Indiana Commission For Women.
We are so proud of you!

  Constellation Awards winners

 Glen Kwok and KP Singh,         Constellation Awards

 Rupal Thanawala, NAWBO   Trailblazer Awards
Torch Bearer Awards – Rupal with First Lady Janet Holcomb and Anita Hjorth Lerche, friend of AAAI
Volunteers Needed
AAAI needs volunteers to staff our booth at the Indy International Festival, November 8 – 10, 2018 at the Fairgrounds. Contact yyedinak54@gmail.com


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