Tag: Scott

Kellogg Foundation Conference on Creating Food Hubs: Day 1

This week, Scott is out in Kentucky for the Kellogg Foundation Conference on Creating Food Hubs. He will be sharing tidbits he learns from each of the 3 days of this conference. DAY 1: Today was jam-packed with… Read More

The Hot Spots Tour

By Scott Chan Last Saturday, Kyle and Scott joined our partner agency From Lot to Spot, on a bike tour of Hawthorne and Lennox. This was called the HOT SPOTS tour, and it was put together with FLTS,… Read More

Keppel Students Take a Field Trip to the Claremont Colleges

By Kyle Tsukahira On February 21st, Mark Keppel students who are involved with Promoting Youth Advocates (PYA) took a field trip to the Claremont Colleges. The day was a mix of leadership/communication workshops led by Leadership Education for… Read More

Certified Organic Workshop with Hmong Farmers in Fresno Takes Root

By Scott Chan Very few Hmong farmers own the land they harvest on in Fresno. Okay let me take a step back. Over the past few months, APIOPA has worked with Youa Yang (one of our soon-to-be Roots… Read More

Glen A Wilson Air Quality Update

By Scott Chan   There have been some big and exciting developments on our air quality project with Glen A. Wilson High School in Hacienda Heights. Similar to our air project at Mark Keppel High School in Alhambra,… Read More

The New and Improved Lennox Park

By Scott Chan We are so happy to share the good news about the changes that have been made at Lennox Park. The walking trail, which has been a long-time advocacy project of the Tongan Community Service Center… Read More

Announcing New 2015 Roots CSA Sites!

Roots Community Supported Agriculture (Roots CSA) is excited to announce 4 brand new pick up sites in the San Fernando Valley (Arleta), San Gabriel Valley (Alhambra), South Bay (Gardena), and Orange County (Garden Grove) bringing fresh, sustainably grown,… Read More

Airbeam Sensor Workshop with SGV Youth!

By Kyle Tsukahira On Saturday, December 6th we had the opportunity to lead a workshop with high school youth from the Promoting Youth Advocates (PYA) club at the new Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles (AAAJ-LA) satellite… Read More

Lennox Park Walking Trail Coming Soon!

By Scott Chan Sina and Scott recently met with Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas’ office and the Dept of Parks and Rec to discuss having Tongan translations at Lennox Park. Yes, you heard us right. The workout equipment and walking… Read More

APIOPA’s Table Tennis Fundraiser Is a Hit!

By Scott Chan It has already been a week since APIOPA has our first-ever table tennis fundraiser. Thank YOU for making it a success. We had over 100 people in attendance atPeking Tavern in Downtown LA, meaning that all tickets… Read More