Join us at our next CAPITAL meeting on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Sacramento County Sheriff Department’s community room located on 7000 65th Street, Sacramento, CA 95823 from 9-11 a.m. Come early to join us for snacks and networking at 8:30 a.m. Below is the agenda:
CAPITAL’s CelebrASIAN of Unity Dinner (August 25, 2016)
A huge turnout at the CAPITAL meeting this morning with over 71 organization representatives, Sac State students and community members.
Cal Expo announced that The Global Winter Winter Wonderland is coming back this year with a new theme, ice skating rink, food court and shopping area. They also updated on their State Fair Farm program which is open to K-6 students on Tuesdays and Wednesdays focused on hands on growing, planting and tasting.
We were also joined by Sacramento State’s new president, Dr. Robert Nelsen, to speak on his goals for increasing graduation rates, campus programs, and new building constructions, and future partnership with local school districts to prepare our high school students before entering college.
Asian Resources (ARI) held their 13th annual Lunar New Year Dinner at Happy Garden Restaurant to fundraise for their Summer Youth Employment Program and celebrate the contributions of community members.
Congratulations Rick and Cassandra Jennings on receiving the Community Service Award and Dean Lan for receiving the May O. Lee Award.
Sacramento Asian Pacific Chamber of Commerce (SACC) held their 22nd Annual Installation and Awards Dinner at the Hyatt Regency on January 23, 2015. CAPITAL is proud to sponsor SACC and support their work in developing the Asian Pacific Islander businesses in Sacramento.
Honorees of the evening included the following:
Corporate Steward Award: UC Davis Health System
Small Business of the Year: dealsnapt
Community Service Award: Dr. Alex Gonzalez, President of California State University, Sacramento
Ambassador of the Year: Kao Saephanh, SAFE Credit Union
Photo: (left to right) Rick Wong, Dr. Sonney L. Chong (Capital President), Mona Pasquil (Former Lieutenant Governor), Nai Saechao (CAPITAL Communication Committee Chair), and Viliami Tuivai.
The dates have just been confirmed for the 2015 CAPITAL meetings. Meetings are held at he Sheriff Central Station located at 7000 65th Street, Sacramento. Join us for coffee and snacks at 8:30 a.m. before the meeting starts at 9 a.m.
The following are the meetings dates for 2015: