Category Archive for: Nonprofit

2018 Grand Opening

by Brian Lau

  • Posted on August 14, 2018

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  • Event / Nonprofit

The Grand Opening of the Asian Health & Service Center’s first permanent home was a great success! Thank you to all our elected officials for all their support in completing this project. Former Mayor Charlie Hales Mayor Ted Wheeler Prosper Portland Kim Branam Portland City Commissioner Nick Fish Multnomah County Commissioner Jessica Vega Pederson And a…



Capital Campaign – 2018 June Update

by Brian Lau

June is a favorite to many because it means the beginning of summer, school’s no longer in session, longer daylight and we can be out until 8pm and it will still be bright outside. Asian Health & Service Center is 7 WEEKS AWAY from moving. There is a lot of preparation being done behind the scenes…



Capital Campaign – 2018 April Update

by Brian Lau

The month of April brings good news to all our staff, clients, partners, and friends in our community. Asian Health and Service Center’s Capital Campaign is nearing completion and we’re getting excited. Last month, the center held an all staff retreat on President’s Day. It was a day to come together and reflect about our center’s…



Capital Campaign – 2017 December Update

by Brian Lau

The 2017 Annual Dinner was a great success. On October 19, 2017, the Asian Health & Service Center celebrated its 34th Anniversary. The theme of the night, Reaching the Finish Line, A Lesson From Mother, highlights Dr. Erik Szeto giving a keynote speech in which he shares a story about overcoming obstacles and becoming more…



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…



Portland Development Commission – News & Events More good news for Lents

by Holden Leung

  • Posted on April 20, 2016

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  • Articles / Foundation / News / Nonprofit

More good news for Lents April 15, 2016 A key puzzle piece in the revitalization of Lents Town Center fell into place in early April with the purchase of the New Copper Penny property by Palindrome Communities, one of several developer teams PDC is working with on mixed-use projects in the area. The property at…



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…