Please join the Asian American Women’s Political Initiative (AAWPI) in celebrating Massachusetts' newly-elected Asian American women trailblazers!
WHEN: Saturday, February 2nd at 12pm
WHERE: WeWork - Central Sq/Cambridge: 625 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
WHO: Open! and we've moved to a bigger venue to accommodate demand for the event so RSVP here now: https://tinyurl.com/y9lbvgnz
WHAT: Celebration of Massachusetts’ newly-elected Asian American women trailblazers. In the recent elections, the country has made historical wins with a record high of Asian American women and women of color elected at the federal, state, and local level. These winners have diversified the political representation of our government and we are celebrating these historic accomplishments with a luncheon panel featuring the following recently electeds:
~~Tram Nguyen, State Rep - 18th Essex District - first Vietnamese American woman elected to MA state legislature
~~Mehreen N. Butt, Town Councilor - Wakefield - first Muslim American woman elected to MA town council
~~Maria Robinson, State Rep - 6th Middlesex District - first Korean American woman elected to MA state legislature
~~Panel moderated by: Jessica Tang, Boston Teachers Union President - first person of color & member of the LGBTQ community elected as president of BTU
Complimentary lunch from local businesses will be served.
Community Partners: Women's Pipeline for Change, Korean American Citizens League of New England, Asian American Lawyers Association of Massachusetts, Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center - BCNC and South Asian Bar Association of Greater Boston
Generously sponsored by: Wellesley Toyota, ActBlue, Boston Women's Fund, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Barbara Lee Family Foundation
To reserve your spot, please RSVP here: https://tinyurl.com/y9lbvgnz
For more information and questions, please contact Gianina Chua at firstname.lastname@example.org