To Find Your Place in the World – by Kelly Tsai

Performance poet Kelly Tsai shares this inspiring video poetry message dedicated to the 800K+ people who have served with AmeriCorps and the millions more who work every day to improve communities across the country. Kelly is an AmeriCorps Public Allies Alum, and this is a collaboration between her and fellow Americorps VISTA Alum, Ryan Hartley Smith. They based the characters and stories in the short on their own experiences and also those of dozens from across the country. Check it out.…

Converse Online with Taiwan’s Digital Minister

Ketagalan Media and FutureWard Central (with 滾動力 rollor) invites you to join us in LIVE ONLINE conversation with #Taiwan's transgender Digital Minister and civic hacker Audrey Tang! We ask her about: 1. How to get Taiwan's bureaucracy into the digital age 2. Pitfalls for Taiwan's new tech startup trend 3. The role of "community" in politics and innovation Language: English Time: Monday 11/14 6PM (Pacific Time) Place: Ketagalan Media Facebook Page, Slido Ask your own questions:…

Connect with Entrepreneurs at TUF’s Forum in LA

Partnering with Taiwanese American Professionals - Los Angeles (TAP-LA) and WeWork Fine Arts Building, Taiwanese United Fund (TUF) is proud to present "Cultivating the Entrepreneurial Spirit", an event centered around connecting successful entrepreneurs who have established themselves within their respective industries with those that seek to venture into entrepreneurship. We hope that this forum will be a resource for developing and fostering new entrepreneurs in our community and also, be an interactive…

TaiwaneseAmerican.org Founder Ho Chie Tsai Speaks in Houston

The Taiwanese Heritage Society of Houston is hosting TaiwaneseAmerican.org founder and community leader Ho Chie Tsai for two speeches in Houston, TX. He will recount his personal experiences and share his thoughts about the evolving Taiwanese American community. He will explore the influence of our 1st generation and the formation of our community organizations, to the growth of a 2nd generation of Taiwanese Americans who are paving the way for our community and identity in mainstream America. He…

Join TAP in “Race for the Cure” in LA

You are invited to join Taiwanese American Professionals - Los Angeles (TAP-LA) as we partner with the North America Taiwanese Women’s Association (NATWA) Southern California Chapter for "Team Taiwan" in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure! For 25 years, the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has been the largest, most powerful event that raises significant funds and awareness for the breast cancer movement, celebrates breast cancer survivorship, and honors those who have lost their battle with…

Mid-Autumn BBQ with TAP in NorCal

FOOD. FRIENDS. FUN. The all new 2016-2017 Taiwanese American Professionals – San Francisco (TAP-SF) Team invites the Taiwanese American community out to the South Bay for an afternoon of BBQ TAP style in belated celebration of Mid-Autumn Festival! Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as “moon festival”, is a celebration with family, friends and community! Falling on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, Mid-Autumn Festival is the celebration of a centuries-old harvest ritual in many Asian cultures.…

Taiwanese Night Market in Austin

The Taiwanese American Professionals - Austin (TAP-ATX) Night Market aims to unite and empower the greater Austin Asian community by recreating the bustle of Taiwanese night markets while showcasing local food vendors, businesses, and artists. Over the course of the evening, you will be able to sample a variety of food reminiscent of street snacks from Asian night markets such as Taiwanese Fried chicken and boba milk tea. The food and drinks will be accompanied by a market featuring handmade local…

Film Screening of “Elevator” with TAP in LA

Taiwanese American Professionals - Los Angeles (TAP-LA) is proud to introduce our new 'TA Artist Spotlight Series', where we aim to showcase and highlight the immense talent of our Taiwanese American artistic community! For our first installment, we are proud to present the screening of "Elevator" a film written and produced by Taiwanese American filmmaker Anthony Ma (LOVE ARCADIA), co-directed by Ryo Shiina and Bassem Wahbi. Anthony also stars as one of the lead characters opposite of Kiyomi…

Summer Yacht Cruise with TAP in Chicago

Taiwanese American Professionals - Chicago (TAP-Chicago) proudly presents Summer Yacht Cruise 2016 with AACN, Ascene Chicago, KAC-Chicago, Kollaboration Chicago, Social Quarters, and TJCCC. For the 3rd year straight year, the Asian American professional community is coming together on the Anita Dee II for the biggest networking event of the summer. Mark your calendars for August 7th, this is the one event you won't want to miss!! Multiple DJs & live performances on multiple levels Newly…

The Lintet: A Taiwanese American Trombonist Shows That Jazz Has No Boundaries

Taiwanese American trombonist Peter Lin talks to us about his jazz band The Lintet, how the Taiwanese community has shaped his life, the importance of connecting to the audience and community and being true to oneself—and why he incorporates Taiwanese folk songs into their repertoire. Talk a little bit about The Lintet. How did you start? The Lintet is a band led by yours truly for the past four years; dedicated towards providing quality jazz and soul music for all communities. I often…