Lt. Paul, his wife and the Hmong Heritage Month project manager Mai prepared cultural artifacts and curated final touches at San Diego libraries.
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We are pleased to announce a new scholarship ($250) in the field of Engineering & Management from Kevin Herr. Please join me in thanking him and his family.
Kevin Herr is a prominent Hmong community member who continue to impact the current and next Hmong generation positively. He holds a MBA and works as a Program Manager at Sharp.
HMONG ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT GIVING THE GIFT OF EDUCATION.
Last year, Acting Lieutenant Paul Yang led the Hmong community to the San Diego City Hall to receive the Hmong Heritage Month in front of hundred of thousand San Diegans and Hmong via new outlets and social sites such as YouTube, Twitters, and Facebook. This year, he is helping to lead the charge in giving the gift of education through his (and his wife) generous financial donation.
With joy we are happy to share that Acting Lieutenant Paul Yang announced that he will establish 2 scholarships (each $500) in the field of Law Enforcement. Please join me in thanking him and his wife, Janet.
Though young in age, but wise, our scholarship recipient Cody Lee wrote this: We have come to the United States to achieve a better life and for the new generations of Hmong, but how can we achieve this if we are not well educated?
The LHFASD Scholarships Program
Four (4) scholarships:
- Three (3) $200 scholarships known as Higher Education scholarship will provide financial assistance during any year of college at a four-year accredited-college or graduate school.
- One (1) $400 scholarships known as Presidential Higher Education scholarship will provide financial assistance for any year of college at a two-year, technical, trade college or graduate school.
These scholarships are established by individual community members. More info
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