About OCA Las Vegas

Founded in 1973, OCA is a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States. OCA Las Vegas was founded on July 4, 1998, and is one of the 50 chapters of OCA across the United States to help further the mission of OCA in southern Nevada to advocate for the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans.This advocacy is achieved through events, programs, and volunteer opportunities that connect members of the community at large with the Asian Pacific American community. By fostering the building of community bonds through these opportunities, we hope to the empower people to celebrate culture and stand up for equality and social justice. OCA and the OCA Las Vegas chapter aim to embrace the hopes and aspirations of Asian Pacific Americans through various programs and events. Some of our events and programs include:

  • -Membership drive mixers
  • -Volunteering with AARP to offer help with free tax preparation
  • -Providing a mentorship program for college students

We are open to everyone in southern Nevada and offer individual, student, senior, and family memberships.

Our Sponsors

OCA Las Vegas would like to thank all of our community sponsors for their continued support:

2016-2017 Board Members

Board at Large

Christine Chun
Martial Arts Federation for World Peace

Marc Matsuo
Asian Community Development Council

Lisa Drake
Nevada Energy

Nia Wong
Channel 8 News

Cathey Kuo
Entrepreneur

Irene Wu
Retired

Advisory Board

Jocelyn King
Yamagata Group
 
Carolene Layugan
Caesars Entertainment
 
Rozita Lee
 
Vida Lin
Asian Community Development Council
 
Joanie Lung
World of Feng Shui
 
Peter Lung
World of Feng Shui
 
Andy Luong
 
 
Councilwoman Gerri Schroder
City of Henderson, ward 1
 

Inspiring people to action is one of the goals of OCA Las Vegas in their quest to accomplish the mission of advocating for the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans.  Join us in the conversation on social media through thought-provoking chats on issues important to the Asian Pacific American community.  Want the latest news on all things OCA Las Vegas and the Asian Pacific American community?