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Asian Hero Awards – 10th Annual

Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss Honors Community

WHEN: 
Friday, October 22, 2010
Press opportunity with Supervisor Kniss and honorees:11:30 -11:45a.m.
Luncheon and Awards: 11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

WHERE: 
Dynasty Seafood Restaurant 10125 N. Wolfe Rd, Cupertino

WHO: 
County Supervisor Liz Kniss, Fifth District
Current and past honorees
Various organizations and local elected officials

WHAT: 
The event honors members of the Asian-American community in recognition of their commitment and contribution to leadership, the arts, education, and health and human services. By celebrating outstanding community members we further their efforts, acknowledge their accomplishments, and provide others a model to emulate.
2010 Honorees

2010 Honorees

Mr. Jindong Cai – Artistic Director and founder of the Stanford Pan-Asian Music Festival
Nakayoshi Gakko, Parent led summer cultural program
Mr. Wesley Mukoyama, Senior advocate
Mr. Patrick Ngo, of Asian Americans for Community Involvement
Ms. Catherine Chen, community engagement and leadership
Mr. Rafiq Dossani, Professor of Asian studies, human services leader
Mr. Phil Quon, Superintendent, Cupertino Union School District
Ms. Victoria Taketa, Academic Counselor, Foothill Community College
Asian Law Alliance, of Santa Clara County, Outstanding Organization
Tzu Chi Foundation, of Santa Clara County, Outstanding Organization