ACP: Connecting Low-Income Households to Affordable Internet Services

In 2021, President Joe Biden signed the Infrastructure and Jobs Act that introduced the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), which focuses on connecting families and households to affordable internet services to ensure families and households get the internet access they need for work, school, healthcare, and more. In collaboration with OCA National and in partnership with… Continue reading ACP: Connecting Low-Income Households to Affordable Internet Services

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2024 OCA LV Mentorship Program Applications NOW OPEN

2024 MENTORSHIP PROGRAM THEMEA SEAT AT THE TABLE The 2024 OCA Las Vegas Mentorship Program encourages high school and college students, as well as young professionals, to engage in personal and professional development workshops, network with AAPI individuals who have carved out spaces for themselves in historically underrepresented industries, and learn how to mobilize change in their local… Continue reading 2024 OCA LV Mentorship Program Applications NOW OPEN

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2023 Recap

We cannot thank our partners, sponsors, and members enough for your support this past year. In 2023, we hosted another successful Asian Night Market, grew our mentorship program cohort to 30 students, and even received Project of the Year at the OCA National Convention. We are proud to be able to continue fulfilling our mission… Continue reading 2023 Recap

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ASIAN NIGHT MARKET Returns Oct. 14

Experience the vibrant tapestry of various cultures at our eagerly awaited Asian Night Market! Hosted by two non-profits in Las Vegas, the Asian Community Development Council and OCA Las Vegas, don’t miss delicious eats and fun merchandise from local AAPI small businesses, fun games, and exciting cultural performances to enjoy! 100% of net proceeds from ticket sales support… Continue reading ASIAN NIGHT MARKET Returns Oct. 14

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Virtual Town Hall – Mental Health

OCA Las Vegas members are invited to attend a Zoom webinar led by our partners at Caesars Entertainment to learn about mental health challenges within AAPI communities. The discussion will be co-moderated by Kristen Santero (OCA Las Vegas Director of Programming) and will feature Thu Nguyen (OCA National Executive Director) and Vida Lin (OCA Las Vegas Treasurer and Founder of the Asian… Continue reading Virtual Town Hall – Mental Health

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City of Las Vegas Declares May 11 as “AAPI Day”

The City of Las Vegas has declared May 11 as “Asian American and Pacific Islander Day.” OCA Las Vegas was recognized by Councilwoman Francis Allen-Palenske as part of the proclamation, alongside our community partners at the Asian Community Development Council.

We Bridge Music Festival & Expo

The three-day expo will include a range of activities such as panel discussions, art displays and immersive installations, retail booths, and an Asian marketplace with various food and beverage vendors. We Bridge concert performers will also make appearances as they participate in Q&A sessions and hi-touches. The two-night concert at the Michelob Ultra Arena will… Continue reading We Bridge Music Festival & Expo

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50 Years of Advocacy

Join us in Washington, D.C. July 12-16 as we celebrate 50 years of advocacy! Packages start at $160. Register by April 30, 2023 and save! You’ll get access to luncheons and dinner events, which will include exclusive performances by AAPI artists and a seat at the Awards Gala! CONVENTION LOCATIONCapital Hilton1001 16th Street NWWashington, D.C.… Continue reading 50 Years of Advocacy

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Mentorshiop Application is Now Open

Our annual mentorship program is back for high school students, college students, and young professionals interested in building upon leadership skills and gaining mentorship from community leaders. Explore topics of professional development, leadership, community development, and advocacy through the lessons of Asian folklore (past), AAPI role models and advocates of today (present), and the up-… Continue reading Mentorshiop Application is Now Open

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