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Applications Open for the 2021 St. David’s Foundation Neal Kocurek Scholarship

As of Nov. 10, applications are being accepted for the 2021 St. David’s Neal Kocurek Scholarship. This program awards monetary and comprehensive support to the bright young minds impassioned by the opportunity to tackle health care’s most pressing issues.

The scholarship not only provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance; each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar’s entire college journey.

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ACAN Wins Anne McAfee Community Award

Announcement by ACAN President, Hugh Li


ACAN is proud to announce that ACAN has won the Anne McAfee Community Award in the category of Pandemic Response, awarded by the Travis County Democratic Party.

It is a great recognition of the COVID-19 relief work that ACAN did and is still doing to help Austin communities during this very difficult time. It is also great honor to be in the ranks of awesome local organizations such as #quanranteam,Austin Latino Coalition and Central Texas Food Bank.

 

We thank whole-heartedly our partners, volunteers, donors/grant organizations, and our youths for all their support. You are our HEROES!

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Free Online Tutoring Provided by JuniorCoach Association

Juniorcoach association now has a chapter in texas!


JuniorCoach高中生义工教练公益组织::

JuniorCoach是美国正式批准的501C(3)非益利组织,以培养高中生社区服务精神为主题,被授权发放总统义工奖。

现对6 –17岁青少年免费提供网络教学,学习内容:文化类提供英语课,数学课,美国历史,西班牙语等免费教学;艺术类提供钢琴,小提琴等各种乐器的免费教学,体育类提供高尔夫等1对1免费教学(目前因为COVID 暂停服务)

欢迎愿意做online教学的高中生们,有义工时间并可获总统义工奖。成立两年以来,高中生义工们已经免费提供各个科目义工教学四千多节课程。欢迎有兴趣免费学习的青少年和愿意提供帮助的高中生加入。

JuniorCoach已经建立Texas Chapter。Chapter President是Weiyu Lin,有任何问题请与他联系:[email protected]

更多关于JuniorCoach信息请访问: https://juniorcoachgolf.org

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ACAN families and youth can help AISD kids by donating or volunteering with ACPTA

Acan families and youth can help aisd kids by donating or volunteering with ACPTA (Austin Council of PTAs)


特别说明:

奥斯汀华盟与ACPTA(PTA奥斯汀理事会)合作,支持他们的Austin Fun + Learning计划。我们鼓励我们的社区积极参加这个活动,支持AISD学区内underprivileged kids, 为我们的社区做出有意义的贡献。关于ACPTA,可以访问他们的网站:https://austincouncilpta.org/

这是一个秋季学期很好的义工服务项目,所以 我们特别鼓励青少年参加。他们可以把家里旧的、不用的books and/or new school supplies, games, puzzles or other learning activity kits 收拾起来,他们可以跟家长一起去donation site收集捐献的物资,整理,最后送到目的地。

项目日期:

August-Oct. 2020

项目Sponsor:

Hugh Li – 华盟会长

Ed Wu – 华盟青少年理事

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Dual Enrollment for Engineer Your World (EYW) is Now Opened!

High school students can earn college credit


Engineer Your World (EYW) has officially opened the Dual Enrollment opportunity for high school students. This allows them to receive a college engineering credit through the University of Texas. It is an incredible opportunity for students of all ages! 

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Ashely Wang’s Classroom

ashely wang teach music lessons, art, crafts, and up to middle school level ofr all subjects


According to her website:

Ashley Wang is a recent graduate from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelors of Music under Grammy-winner Professor Bion Tsang. She started her cello studies at age 8 with Eleonora Lopez, and later her husband, Emmanuel Lopez of the internationally-renowned Harrington String Quartet when she started high school. In addition to cello, she has been studying piano since she was four and a half years old from Dr. Sarah Kemmerling. 

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Austin High School Senior Started Austin Tutoring Association

Eric Yang tried to find a solution for the shortage of tutors


Eric Yang is a senior at Austin High School. He recently launched Austin Tutoring Association, to provide tutoring that was “both accessible and fun”, a tutoring service that offered low prices and down to earth student mentors.

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