Community advocate Angela Wan wins national contest with a video about ICHS

Angela Wan, community advocate of the International Community Health Services (ICHS)

Angela Wan’s video submission to the Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organization’s (AAPCHO) “Our Stories 2012: Empowering Healthy Communities” won the grand prize for the competition, which asked contestants to share how their community health center improved their local community’s health and inspired community members to be leaders. Wan’s video shared how she started a line dancing class at International Community Health Services (ICHS), where she promotes an active lifestyle through dance. The video also documents the work at ICHS, working with multilingual and multi-cultural patients. Wan was honored at AAPCHO’s 25th anniversary gala event in Washington, D.C., on March 20. (end)

Leave a Reply

Community Calendar

Weekly E-Newsletter


Follow our tweets

Do you like us?

  1. We welcome any feedback, questions or comments
  1. Are you the organizer of an Asian/Pacific Islander community event? Just fill out the following form at least 14 days in advance of your event and we’ll do our best to include it in our calendar. Please fill out the information as completely as possible. Failure to do so may result in your event not making it in the calendar.

Photos on flickr