Category: Mi Asian

Posted on: October 1, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Census 2020 Michigan Nonprofits Count Campaign Launches ‘Everyone Counts. Everyone Wins!’ Media Campaign

Multimedia campaign encourages participation in Census 2020 LANSING, Mich.– As promotional and outreach activities are ramping up across the nation ahead of the 2020 decennial census, the Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) is leading the statewide 2020 Nonprofits Count Campaign eight-week media campaign – “Everyone Counts. Everyone Wins!” – beginning September 30, 2019, and running through November 22, 2019. An awareness…

Posted on: September 17, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Wayne County’s Freedom Village to Help Resettle Refugees in Hamtramck

Program leverages federal funds to provide housing to immigrants and refugees Hamtramck —Wayne County is partnering with Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency, Samaritas and the city of Hamtramck as part of Freedom Village, a resettlement program designed to provide refugees and immigrants with transitional affordable housing. Funded with federal housing dollars, construction of three two-family homes in Hamtramck is already…

Posted on: September 17, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Immigrant from India provides invaluable IT solutions for State of Michigan

Office of Global Michigan celebrates immigrant contributions to state’s success during Welcoming Week, Sept. 13-20 LANSING, Mich. – Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. That pretty much sums up the career and work ethic of Ram Kumar Kantamneni. When the 45-year-old solutions architect with the Michigan Department of Technology Management…

Posted on: September 17, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Immigrants celebrated for contributions that make Michigan stronger economically, socially and culturally

Gov. Whitmer proclaims Sept. 13-22 Welcoming Week in Michigan LANSING, Mich.—As the newly launched Office of Global Michigan sets the stage for the state as a welcoming and inclusive leader in attracting, retaining immigrant talent, they are encouraging all Michiganders to join them during Welcoming Week, Sept. 13-22, to recognize that being a welcoming community for immigrants makes Michigan stronger economically, socially and culturally. “Efforts…

Posted on: May 24, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

City of Detroit Immigration Task Force and United States Citizenship & Immigration Services to host Annual Naturalization Ceremony on May 24th

The City of Detroit will commemorate new Americans during the annual Naturalization Ceremony, which will be hosted by the Immigration Task Force in collaboration with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. This event will take place at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center on Friday, May 24th, from 10:00am-12:00pm. “The naturalization ceremony is always an emotional experience – we…

Posted on: May 20, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

‘We Need Numbers to Tell Our Story’ – Reversing Census Undercount in Indian Country

With the 2020 Census approaching, California Native American media met with state officials in Sacramento to discuss ways to ensure a more accurate count. SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Fear, distrust and even anger at the federal government are among the obstacles the 2020 Census must overcome to reach an accurate count, especially of immigrants and communities of color, most experts agree.…

Posted on: May 11, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration 2019

At the Detroit Institute of Arts with the Friends of Asian Arts and Cultures Join the DIA’s Friends of Asian Arts and Culture in celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with weekend of traditional and comtemporary performances. This presentation by diverse community groups from across Southest Michigan will showcase several Asian cultures and offer a memorable experience for all ages.…

Posted on: April 23, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

CELEBRITIES, CHEFS AND SHOPPING AT MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S SHOW OPENING NEXT WEEK, THURS., MAY 2 IN NOVI

NOVI, Mich. – May 2, 2019 – Celebrity guests, top chefs, fashion shows and southeastern Michigan’s largest popup shopping event provide a perfect girls day out at the 24th annual Michigan International Women’s Show, Thurs., May 2 through Sun., May 5, Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi. “Bring your mom, sister, daughter or girlfriends and shop for the latest fashions, trendy…

Posted on: April 23, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

Fostering Futures Scholarship Application Period Now Open

Young Adults Who Experienced Foster Care On or After 13th Birthday Eligible to Apply LANSING, Mich. ― The Michigan Department of Treasury reminds young adults who have experienced foster care on or after their 13th birthday that they are eligible to apply for a scholarship from the Fostering Futures Scholarship Trust Fund. TheFostering Futures Scholarship application period for academic year 2019-20 opened on…

Posted on: April 19, 2019 Posted by: panderanin Comments: 0

‘Best darn decision I ever made’ welder proclaims about her bright future in Professional Trades

National Welding Month offers important opportunity to spotlight, recognize professionals in high-wage, high-demand field LANSING, Mich.— With more than 1,500 annual openings and a shrinking Professional Trades workforce, Michigan needs more welders. Jessie Rowley, 28, thought she was destined to become a dentist like her uncle, but after taking career and technical education courses in health occupations at Wilson Talent…