TAP-Chicago Happy Hour

Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Municipal Bar + Dining Co., 216 W. Ohio St., Chicago, IL Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/188865191275514/ Cost: Free ticket in advance by Tuesday June 25th by 12 pm or $5 afterward and at the door. Free tickets @ https://www.wepay.com/events/tapmunicipal Join friends from TAP-Chicago to celebrate a beautiful evening in one of the greatest summer cities in the world - Chicago. They have reserved one of the newest…

Taiwanese Homestyle Cookbook Now Available

We love Taiwanese food... It fuels us. We bond around it. Our friends and family ask us "chia̍h-pá—bē?" or "have you eaten yet?" as an expression of hospitality. Most importantly, it reminds of us home, family, and what it means to be of unique Taiwanese heritage. TACL-LYF and NATWA-NC have joined together to create the second edition of Homestyle Cooking of Taiwan. The book includes suggested menus for various occasions and quick guidelines for prep time, complexity level, and significance…

The 100 Mothers and Daughters Project

TaiwaneseAmerican.org, in collaboration with the North American Taiwanese Women’s Association 2nd Gen group (NATWA II), is proud to present the profiles and stories of a wide cross-section of Taiwanese American (and Canadian) mothers and daughters. As we celebrate Mother’s Day and the launch of Taiwanese American Heritage Week 2013, this is a glimpse into the diversity of our community and a collection of touching personal stories and tributes to our dear mothers and daughters. Since 2010,…

Taiwanese American Medical Association Offers $1000 Scholarships

Founded in 1984, the North American Taiwanese Medical Association (NATMA) is a professional organization comprised of Taiwanese American physicians, dentists and allied health professionals. It now consists of 16 regional chapters and over 1,400 members across the United States. NATMA'S mission is to represent medical, dental and other health professionals of Taiwanese descent, and to promote educational and cultural exchange among its members and their communities. NATMA Foundation is offering…

ITASA Fundraiser: Taiwan Necklace Project and Formosa Treasures

The Intercollegiate Taiwanese American Students Association is kicking off their April month of fundraisers with some great collaborations! TAIWAN NECKLACE PROJECT From now until April 21st, order this exclusive Taiwan-shaped sterling silver necklace that's perfect for any Taiwan lover! $35 each + $5 shipping and 100% of the proceeds go to ITASA! Go to itasa.org/tw-necklace for more ordering and info! FORMOSA TREASURES From now through April 28th, purchase camera bags, stationary,…

North America Taiwanese Women’s Association National Convention to be Hosted in LA

Join the North America Taiwanese Women’s Association II (NATWAII) at the 2013 NATWA 北美洲臺灣婦女會 Convention in Los Angeles, CA. The annual gathering brings together hundreds of Taiwanese Americans and Canadians from the 1st through 3rd generations in support of women's issues. This year's theme is "Explore, Appreciate, Celebrate." Dates: April 19 - 21, 2013 Location: Los Angeles Airport Marriott Address: 5855 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/127956750720018 Convention…

TaiwaneseAmerican.org Co-presents Three Films at CAAMfest in San Francisco

Each year, TaiwaneseAmerican.org is pleased to support the premier Asian American Film Festival in San Francisco. Now known as CAAMfest, the Center for Asian American Media's annual festival features not only amazing works in film, TV, and digital media, but now also includes showcases in music and food. This year, we’ve chosen to officially co-present three films. Building on the success of a web series introduced last year, two of our very own Taiwanese American actors, the beautiful Lynn…

Seattle: Dis/orient/ed Comedy Show

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2013 Time: 8:00 PM - 9:45 PM Location: The Renton Civic Theatre Address: 507 S. 3rd St Renton, WA Purchase tickets: http://disorientedcomedy.weebly.com/ Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/404797696261290 Seeking a suppo­rtive network of comed­ians, Yola Lu, Atsuko Okatsuka, and Jenny Yang created “Dis/­orient/ed Comedy.” The mission of Dis/o­rient/ed Comedy is to showcase the funny and powerful voices of Asian American female comed­ians.…

LINSANITY Documentary Opens CAAMfest in San Francisco

Each year, TaiwaneseAmerican.org is pleased to support the premier Asian American Film Festival in San Francisco. Now known as CAAMfest, the Center for Asian American Media’s annual festival features not only amazing works in film, TV, and digital media, but now also includes showcases in music and food. This year, the Opening Night Film and Gala event features the documentary film LINSANITY by Evan Jackson Leong, which chronicles the behind-the-scenes story of Taiwanese American basketball…

Co-Ed Flag Football with TAP-NY

Dates: March 2nd or 3rd, 2013 Location: TBA Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/108226186014567 Join the Taiwanese American Professionals - New York (TAP-NY) flag football team! They will eventually sign up for a league through NYSSC or Zog, but mainly want to set up a network of people who are interested in playing biweekly pick-ups games. Their first pick-up game will be Saturday 3/2 or Sunday 3/3. Please email [email protected] with your preferred date and they'll contact…