ACRS is committed to bringing our programs and services to the communities we serve, and our staff can often be found in local schools, community centers and public events. We are grateful for the opportunity to collaborate with a diverse array of community partners and hope you’ll join us at an event near you.
Upcoming ACRS Events
- ACRS’ annual benefit gala, A Culinary Journey; Saturday, October 7 at The Westin Bellevue.
Upcoming Community Events
- United Way of King County Summer Food Invasion
WHO: United Way of King County
WHAT: Kids and teens can eat free this summer at Summer Food Invasion meal sites located across King County. Sites are located in parks, libraries, community centers and more, and most sites include games, crafts, and activities, too. Sites are open now through the end of August. Meals are free and open to all youth ages 18 and under, and no enrollment or pre-registration is needed.
WHEN: June-August 2017
WHERE: Various sites across King County
MORE INFO: To find the summer meals site nearest you, visit www.foodinvasion.org.
- 75th Remembrance of Puyallup Assembly Center, “Camp Harmony”
WHO: Japanese Americans Citizens League – Puyallup Valley Chapter
WHAT: Following Executive Order 9066, over 7,600 Japanese and Japanese Americans from Washington and Alaska were incarcerated on the Puyallup Fairgrounds, from April to September 1942. This day will be dedicated to honoring those impacted by the Puyallup Assembly Center (PAC). The fair museum will house interactive exhibits and displays, including a replica of a horse stall and family barrack room. The video, The Silent Fair, with personal recollections of living on the fairgrounds, will play continuously inside the museum. All Japanese American survivors and their families from all assembly centers, camps and detention facilities are invited, as well as the general public.
WHEN: Saturday, September 2; 10 a.m.
WHERE: Washington State Fairgrounds (110 9th Ave SW, Puyallup, WA 98371)
MORE INFO: http://www.thefair.com/pac
- Take a look employment opportunities at ACRS.
How to Submit a Listing
Does your organization have an upcoming event or opportunity that supports a thriving AAPI community? If so, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Community Happenings Listing” in the subject line in the format below.