NAAAP Presents: Community Reception for White House Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islanders

We will be hosting an evening Community Reception for the visiting Federal
delegation from the President's Advisory Commision for Asian-Americans and
Pacific Islanders on June 10, Friday, 6:30 to 9:00 PM at the Brier Creek
Country Club in North Raleigh, near RTP. This is a chance for community
leaders, professionals and business owners to network with each other and to
meet the President's Commissioners - Commission Chair Ms. Betty Wu, Ms. Nina
Nguyen-Collier, Dr. Akshay Desai, and Mr. Kenneth Wong - and the Executive
Director of the White House Initiative, Mr. Eddy Badrina.

We are inviting leaders and other representatives of our Chinese, Taiwanese,
Korean, Indian, South Asian, Vietnamese, Filipino, Japanese, Southeast Asian
and Pacific Islander communities to attend the reception.

The Commission's visit is being coordinated locally by NAAAP-NC with the
assistance of our partner organizations TACAS (Triangle Area Chinese
American Society) and NCCBA (North Carolina Chinese Business Association).
Our Community Sponsor is CAFA (Chinese-American Friendship Association). We
would also like to acknowledge the China Star, the World Journal, and
Hankookin (Korean) for providing coverage in the local Asian language print

For sponsorship opportunities and to be recognized as a partner for this
event, please contact Lily Chan at or at (919) 362-1312.

Cost: Free if registered before May 24, otherwise a donation is requested at
the door to cover the costs for the event:

* $30 regular per person
* $25 for members of NAAAP, TACAS, NCCBA, CAFA and other non-profit
community sponsors
* $25 for employees of corporate sponsors (first three employees are
* $15 for students with ID

Dress is business casual and above. Food and non-alcoholic refreshments will
be provided. Guests may also purchase from the cash bar.

Date: 06/10/05
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Brier Creek Country Club
9400 Club Hill Drive
Raleigh, NC 27617

>From I-40

* . Take Exit 283- onto I-540
* . Take Exit 3, Lumley Rd
* . Turn left at the top of the ramp
* . Cross over Brier Creek Parkway into the Club development
* . Follow directions to the Clubhouse** below.

>From RDU Airport:

* . Go North on Aviation Parkway .
* Take I-540 North .
* Take exit 3, Lumley Rd. .
* Turn left at the top of the ramp .
* Cross Brier Creek Pkwy and enter the Club development .
* Follow directions to the Clubhouse** below.

>From Glenwood Avenue:

* . 70 West (Glenwood Avenue) .
* Turn left onto Brier Creek Parkway .
* Turn Right onto Lumley Rd to enter the Club development .
* Follow directions to the Clubhouse** below.

** To the Clubhouse:

* . Continue to the traffic circle, take the first right onto Arnold
Palmer Dr. .
* The tennis courts will be on your left. Continue on Arnold Palmer and
make your first left onto Club Hill Drive .
* Go ? way around the traffic circle .
* You will see the Clubhouse straight ahead. Please use the left
ballroom entrance.

Cost: Please see note above.

The RSVP date is ASAP. For more information, email Michael Wu, Cyndy
Yu-Robinson, Sean Pan, Hector Javier. To RSVP, simply RSVP Online below or
return to the homepage.

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