Past Accomplishments

 AARC Nonprofit’s Accomplishments 2015

  • Conducted an anti-bullying workshop with AISD and APD
  • Provided Chromebook laptops for senior computer classes for SAIVA (South Asians’ International Volunteer Association)
  • Assisted VACAT (Vietnamese American Community of Austin, Texas) in establishing senior computer classes
  • Presented Asian American health issues to Central Health, Austin-Travis County Integral Care, Texas Health and Human Services Commission, and City of Austin Health and Human Services Department
  • Advocated for translation of health-related materials and interpretation services to governmental agencies
  • Supported the AARC facility with:
    • Cultural Protocols
    • Programming
    • Marketing

AARC Nonprofit Accomplishments 2012-2014

  • Secured a grant to research health outreach and translation services
  • Hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for recent immigrant/refugee community
  • Initiated voter registration project with UT students
  • Establish free ESL Classes
  • Partnered with AISD on APA History Month programming
  • Established an AAPI children’s library collection
  • Implemented ACA enrollment drive via UT students
  • Secured Senior Meal funding and $650,000 for a Commercial Kitchen
  • Provided Pro-bono legal aid and developed translated materials for police stops
  • Served as fiscal agent for Austin Asian American Film Festival
  • Received 100 Chromebook laptops from Google Fiber