Statement by Secretary Chuck Hagel on Vietnam Veterans Day

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Defense U.S. Department of Defense Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs) News Release On the Web: http://www.defense.gov/Releases/Release.aspx?ReleaseID=15898 Media contact: +1 (703) 697-5131/697-5132 Public contact: http://www.defense.gov/landing/comment.aspx or +1 (703) 571-3343 IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. 193-13 March 29, 2013 Statement by Secretary Chuck Hagel on Vietnam Veterans Day Today and this…

High Bridge Foundation Scholarships Now Available

SOURCE: High Bridge Foundation http://www.highbridgefoundation.org/index.php/scholarship High Bridge Foundation Scholarships Now Available Deadline: April 19, 2013 Website: www.highbridgefoundation.org High Bridge Foundation, Inc., a newly-organized non-profit organization based in Bowie, MD, is pleased to offer five (5) scholarships each valued at $1,000 to deserving high school graduates from area high schools for the 2013-2014 school year. The…

Vietnamese American College Preparation Conference 2013

SOURCE: George Washington University’s Vietnamese Student Association The George Washington University’s Vietnamese Student Association College Preparation Conference (CPC) aims to prepare and high school students in the VA/MD/DC region, with a particular interest in Vietnamese American students, for college. We will be holding workshops that will cover all aspects of college life (academic preparation, social…

Mindfulness Retreat for Youths with The Blue Cliff Monastics

Mindfulness Retreat for Youths with The Blue Cliff Monastics at Hoa Nghiem Pagoda 9105 Backlick Road, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060 March 31, 2013 – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Theme: “From Anger to Happiness” *Are you having a hard time controlling your anger at your parents, your brothers and sisters, your friends? And parents, do…

Coalition to Abolish Modern-Day Slavery in Asia (CAMSA) – DC Chapter Fundraising

You are cordially invited to Dinner at Minh’s stand with us to abolish slavery now The Coalition to Abolish Modern-Day Slavery in Asia (CAMSA) and Boat People SOS (BPSOS) welcome you to a benefit dinner at one of the best restaurants in town, Minh’s Restaurant. The proceeds will support CAMSA’s mission of rescuing victims of…

Doi Moi Restaurant with Vietnamese street food

FYI, News and blog articles about opening of Doi Moi restaurant in summer 2013. Address: 1800 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. View Larger Map D.C.’s Most Anticipated Spring Restaurant Openings http://dc.eater.com/archives/2013/03/07/dcs-most-anticipated-spring-restaurant-openings.php Details on Doi Moi’s Street Food, Cocktail Bar and More http://dc.eater.com/archives/2013/02/20/todd-kliman-learned-the-name.php Doi Moi, featuring Thai and Vietnamese street food, to open on 14th Street…

Second Annual Strike 4 A Child Bowling Event

SOURCE: KetDoan Facebook Event. https://www.facebook.com/events/603705442976396/ Dear friends, Ket Doan Association is very proud to host the second “Strike 4 A Child Bowling Event” to raise funds for KD Save a Child Program. The event will take place at AMF Annandale Lanes on Sun, April 14. Family, friends, and co-workers can have fun bowling together while…

First Official VietFest 2013 Planning Meeting‏

First Official NOVAL Planning Meeting for VIETFEST 2013 NOVAL Members and Volunteers Welcomed! This will be our first official NOVAL planning meeting for VIETFEST 2013 with members and volunteers. We invite everyone come and participate to exchange ideas on ways to make this a successful event. This year’s VietFest will be much larger than the…

Ket Doan Happy Hours

SOURCE: Ket Doan FaceBook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/479349195463340/ WHAT: Ket Doan Happy Hours (It is crawfish season. Special Happy hour for Beer till 7pm. Buy 5 get 1 lbs free.) WHEN: Thursday, March 14 from 5:30pm until 10:00pm WHERE: Chasin’ Tails, 2200 N Westmoreland Street, Arlington, VA 22213