WIECKOWSKI TO HOLD 3RD ANNUAL ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN HERITAGE LEADERSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY

Posted on 16 Sep 2013 for representative Bob Wieckowski

Milpitas event to honor local organization, individuals from Alameda, Santa Clara counties Milpitas – Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) will host his 3rd Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Leadership Awards Ceremony at noon, Friday, September 20 in the Milpitas City Hall Council Chambers, 455 E. Calaveras Ave. in Milpitas. “The 25th Assembly District is one of the most diverse in the state of California,” Wieckowski said. “We have benefited from the rich culture and traditions of the API community. It’s appropriate to highlight those individuals who have volunteered an extraordinary amount of time back to their communities to help make this area such a vibrant and wonderful place to live.” The honorees include: · Deepka Lalwani, Milpitas · Phong La, Fremont · Zahra Billoo, Santa Clara · Anna Muh, Fremont · Filipino-American National Historical Society, Santa Clara Valley Chapter The event is free and open to the public, however RSVPs are requested. Attendees are encouraged to RSVP to the District Office at 510-440-9030. WHO: Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (25th Assembly District) WHAT: 3rd Annual Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Leadership Awards Ceremony WHERE: Milpitas City Hall Council Chambers, 455 E. Calaveras Ave., Milpitas, CA WHEN: 12 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20, 2013