Join Fitchburg Mayor Lisa Wong in a lively discussion as part of the Community Conversations speaker series. Wong was the first female Asian American mayor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. First elected into office in November 2007, Wong is now serving her third term in office.
“Community Conversations”, is an educational speaker series facilitated by the Governor’s Asian American Commission/Advisory Council (AAC) and hosted by Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (BCNC). It will feature prominent officials and members of Governor Patrick’s Administration and each featured speaker will engage in conversation with the community, both listening to concerns and informing & educating attendees.
WHEN: Thursday, September 19, 2013 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
WHERE: Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center 38 Ash Street
Boston, MA 02111
RSVP: visit www.bcnc.net, e-mail email@example.com or call 617-635-5129×0
About Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center:
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, Inc (BCNC) was founded in 1969 by neighborhood residents.
For 43 years, BCNC has served as the vital link to the Asian American community throughout Greater Boston, providing support and resources to ease their integration into American society. BCNC offers exemplary services to over 2,000 people each year, strengthening families and building communities. BCNC is the largest Asian social service provider in New England, its programs include: Acorn Center for Early Education and Care, Adult Education, Arts & Enrichment, Family Child Care, Family Services, Oak Street Youth Center, Recreation and Fitness and Red Oak After School Program.
About Asian American Commission/Advisory Council:
The Governor’s Asian American Commission/Advisory Council acts in an advisory capacity and as liaison to the Governor regarding matters relating to the Commonwealth’s burgeoning Asian American and Pacific Islander community.
Commission members appointed by Governor Patrick are: Christina Chan (Chair), Stephen Chan, City Councilor Leland Cheung, Helen Chin Schlichte, Shahid Ahmed Khan, Jane Leung, Quoc Tran, Chanrithy “Rithy” Uong, Leverett Wing (Vice-Chair), and Emily Yu.
Main Office: 885 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111 TTD/Voice (617) 635-5129 Press Contact: Carmen Chan 617-635-5129 x1053 firstname.lastname@example.org