Sat. Feb. 22: Chapter Meeting w/ Guest Speaker!

Come to our first chapter meeting of the year. We are delighted to have a guest speaker: Helen Gym, board member of Asian Americans United, who will speak to us about a new report, A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the Northeast, which includes statistics about Asian Americans in Philadelphia.

What: AAJA-Philadelphia chapter meeting

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22

Where: Philadelphia Inquirer/Daily News building, 801 Market Street, 3rd floor conference room

Agenda:
— Discussion led by Helen Gym, board member of Asian Americans United, regarding a new report about the state of Asian Americans in Philadelphia. Learn how different Asian ethnic groups are faring in terms of poverty, educational attainment, English language proficiency, and more. The report can be found at: www.advancingjustice.org

— Find out what the chapter plans are for the year.

RSVP: By Thursday, Feb. 20, to aajaphiladelphia@gmail.com