Board Recruitment BBQ with TAP in SF

FOOD. FRIENDS. FUN. The all new 2015-2016 Taiwanese American Professionals - San Francisco (TAP-SF) Executive Team invites the Taiwanese American community out to the SF for an afternoon of BBQ TAP style! We'll be announcing recent additions to the new board so make sure to come and greet them. Still wanting to get involved? Don't worry, we've still got some openings so come on by to learn more about what's open! We're looking for awesome leaders to help us with social, cultural, community,…

Community Garden Volunteering with TAP in Austin

Volunteer with Taiwanese American Professionals - Austin (TAP-Austin) to help build and refurnish gardens around Austin! Green Corn Project http://greencornproject.org/dig-ins Meet-up Location: 1210 Rosewood Ave, Austin, TX 78702 Any Dig-In volunteer training you need will be provided on the day. You do not need to do anything in advance. Dress with shoes you don't mind getting dirty, and bring water! Please be sure to check the website and your e-mail both the night before and the morning…

Help Us Build a Guide to Taiwanese American & Taiwan-Related Resources!

It's been almost 10 years since TaiwaneseAmerican.org launched online (see above screenshot from the early days!) and grew into what it is today. As we approach 10,000 Facebook followers, we are so grateful to all of you for joining us on this incredible journey. We would also not be here today without the many amazing fellow Taiwanese American and Taiwan-related organizations and sites out there—pursuing their mission with passion and great content.   So on that note—we are building…

NATMA Foundation Scholarship Application 2015

Introduction 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…

Social Event with TAP in SF

Taiwanese American Professionals - San Francisco (TAP-SF) social branch kicks off Summer of 2015 with our lovely community, old and new! One of the greatest ways to introduce yourself to the TAP-SF community, our social events welcome all to come and meet lovely people in our community and learn what TAP-SF is all about. We will be provide delicious eats at the classy Tank18 Casual Winery - the perfect place to kick back, relax, and have a drink! Pricing and ticketing (includes admission and food): TAP-SF…

Register for Taiwanese American Youth Summer Camps Nationwide

If you’re unfamiliar with the many non-profit Taiwanese American community organizations that host these excellent home-away-from-home youth summer camps, be sure to explore the links below. One thing you’ll consistently hear from the participants is how much an experience like this changed their lives. For those new to the summer conference and camp scene, know that we at TaiwaneseAmerican.org endorse all of the listed programs. They all have talented and committed counselors and staff…

“Passport to Taiwan” Cultural Festival in New York

The Taiwanese American community is proud to present “Passport to Taiwan” Festival that celebrates Taiwanese American Heritage Week designated by the Congress in 1999. New Yorkers who are not traveling out of town during the Memorial Day Weekend are encouraged to take the Subway for a trip to Taiwan! Since the initiation of the “Passport to Taiwan” festival in 2002, it has become the most important event for the Taiwanese American and the Mandarin Speaking community in the New York Tri-State…

National Taiwanese American Women’s Conference in San Diego

The 2015 North American Taiwanese Women's Association (NATWA) Convention will be held at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego from April 16-19, 2015. The conference theme is TELLING OUR HISTORY THROUGH PROSE, POETRY AND ART. Founded by proud 1st generation Taiwanese American and Canadian women during the 80's, the organization and conference now brings together the 1st through 3rd generation community of Taiwanese heritage. The collegiate and young professional program (NATWA…

Taiwan Environmental Lunch in South Bay

Formosan Association for Public Affairs (FAPA) is honored to host visiting scholar Dr. Wen-Ling Tu from National Chengchi University to speak about environmental issues in Taiwan. Come join us! Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP on the Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taiwan-environmental-lunch-with-dr-wen-ling-tu-tickets-15114761659 Background: PhD in Environmental Planning, University of California Berkeley, Dr. Wen-Ling Tu is currently an Associate Professor of Public Administration…