The Struggle for Vietnamese in Biloxi-Language Access Project-staying connected at the grassroots


Donation Meter!!

Oh Gosh we just barely got started – help me out folks! I’ll be updating this weekly so y’all can track with me how much we have to push!! YAY Community Power!!!

METER ACTUAL READ: $7000 check on the way from UMCOR!!!! and Y’ALL help raise $2500 so far — we are on our way to double the # of headset for Biloxi!!!!!!

PLEDGES:

$1000 in pledges from individuals

$1000 in organizational pledges

week 1- 9/17-9/23
$250 from folks who came to my first report back

week 2 9/25- 9/30
Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA) membership approved making a $100 donation!
Thanks Joyce for getting that rolling!

My Classmates from the 2004 Asian Community Leadership Foudation have commited to fundraise $1000!!! Go team!

I just got an email from my friend Tri & his partner in the Bay Area, utilized his partner’s birthday to collect $500 in donations- WAY TO GO !!!

Week 3 10/1- 10/7

Oh my gosh at my last fundraiser at ARTXCHANGE ya’ll help raise $900 ! Thanks the staff of ArtXchange for providing an awesome space to do the reportback and thank you to everyone who took the time to stop by and hear the reportback. I also want to give a shout out to the Vietnamese folks who showed up for the report back ( some from Vietnamese Proffesional Society) it means a lot to me that my Vietnamese folks her locally are hooked in!!

Also props to Donna D and Lani L for your support in setting up the event!

And thank you to folks who have fulfilled their commitments on their pledges this week !!

art exchange fundraiser3 art exchange fundraiser4 Pictures from ArtExchange Reportback and Fundraiser! art exchange fundraiser5art exchange fundraiser5


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