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The Asian Reporter Article – When East meets Northwest

by Holden Leung

From The Asian Reporter, V26, #9 (May 2, 2016), pages 10 & 15. The Asian Reporter – May 2, 2016 Full Issue AHSC to open new facility by 35th anniversary By Julie Stegeman The Asian Reporter The Asian Health & Service Center (AHSC) is working toward moving to a new permanent home. The organization, founded in…



U.S Senator Jeff Merkley Visits AHSC – Praises plans for a permanent AHSC facility

by Holden Leung

AHSC Press Release – Senator Jeff Merkley 3-16-16 March 16, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE S.E. Portland – U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley visited the Asian Health & Service Center (AHSC) in SE Portland, on Friday, March 11th. AHSC staff briefed the Senator on the organization’s plans to build a new, permanent 30,000 square foot facility. AHSC can no…



FamilyCare Health Invests $2,000,000 in AHSC Capital Campaign

by Holden Leung

News Release from FamilyCare Health PORTLAND, Ore. March 7, 2016 — Today, FamilyCare Health announced an investment of $2,000,000 to the Asian Health & Service Center (AHSC) to support the construction of a new $13.2 million primary and behavioral health care facility located in the heart of the Lents neighborhood in SE Portland. The 30,500…



Lents Development Project Open House

by Holden Leung

Lents Town Center Open House October 30, 2015 An open house held Tuesday, October 27 at the Lents Activity Center focused on the progress made thus far on four catalytic, mixed-use projects in Lents Town Center. More than 150 participants explored the preliminary designs for the housing, services and retail projects proposed by the development…



Meyer Memorial Trust awarded $500,000 grants to Asian Health and Service Center

by Holden Leung

October 2015 Awards Announced Article by KIMBERLY A.C. WILSON Director of Communications Human Services and Social Benefit grants featured heavily in the October 2015 awards. At the October program meeting, Meyer Memorial Trust made 27 grants to more than $3.6 million to a variety of tax exempt organizations, for projects ranging from a child abuse…



OregonLive – Portland poised to sell 3 city-owed properties in Lents, make development loans

by Holden Leung

Source: Oregon Live 6-23-2015 By Elliot Njus | The Oregonian/OregonLive on June 23, 2015 at 2:32 PM, updated June 23, 2015 at 2:33 PM The Portland Development Commission is poised to sell three plots of land in Southeast Portland’s Lents neighborhood and extend $16.3 million in loans to kick-start development. The commission’s board on Wednesday will…



Portland Development Commission – PDC selects AHSC for Lents properties

by Holden Leung

January 28, 2015 The Portland Development Commission has named four development teams to move forward with negotiations and timelines for several PDC-owned properties in the Lents Town Center Urban Renewal Area. The teams responded to a Request for Interest issued by PDC in early October; their selection was based on recommendations by an evaluation committee comprised…