Category Archive for: Press release

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…



FamilyCare Presented $2 Million Check to AHSC Bridge Campaign

by Holden Leung

Press Release: https://www.familycareinc.org/explore/familycare-health-presents-2-million-check-to-asian-health-service-center FamilyCare Health CEO Jeff Heatherington presented $2 million check to AHSC Board Chair Dr.Erik Szeto, which is the gift that supports the development of Asian Cancer Resource and Support Center at our upcoming new facility in Lents Neiborhood.  



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…



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…