2018-2-10 Chongwa Chinese School Chinese New Year Celebration

2018-1-21 2018 Seattle Chong Wa Benevolent Association Chairman and Board Members inauguration and banquet西雅圖中華會館新任主席余紹江宣誓就職

Director General Vincent Yao of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Seattle and Cultural Center Director Benjamin Chen and Mrs. Chen were invited to attend the 2018 Seattle Chong Wa Benevolent Association Chairman and Board Members inauguration and banquet on January 21. Director General Yao, on behalf of the Minister of Overseas Community Affairs Council of the Republic of China, Dr. Wu Hsin-Hsing, presented a Letter of Appreciation to the outgoing Chairperson Sue-May Eng and a Congratulatory Letter to the new Chairman Kevin Lee.

西雅圖中華會館新任主席余紹江宣誓就職
西雅圖中華會館1月21日舉行新任主席余紹江宣誓就職儀式,駐西雅圖辦事處處長姚金祥、僑教中心主任陳敏永、僑務委員周步岳、僑務諮詢委員吳小燕、林昭宏、李文輝、僑務顧問張良枝、黃昌吉、僑務促進委員曾淑華、卸任主席伍素媚、及新任理事共計20餘人出席。
在姚金祥及陳敏永共同監誓下,余紹江完成宣誓儀式。姚金祥除代表僑務委員會吳新興委員長分別頒發感謝函及賀函予伍素媚及余紹江外,並致詞感謝該會館秉持自由民主理念,堅定支持中華民國臺灣的立場。期盼新任主席及團隊賡續扮演傳統僑團領頭羊角色,團結傳統僑社,並為鄉親謀求福祉。
席間,余紹江對於去年臺灣青年搭橋計畫學員來訪,並參與該會館在一年一度西雅圖火炬節大遊行中所展現的活力印象深刻,歡迎今年度該計畫學員賡續造訪,為遊行隊伍增添活潑氣息。

2017-11-15 Rosa Leung’s benefit concert for Chong Wa 梁淑姿2017年慈善演唱會為西雅圖中華會館募款

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梁淑姿2017年慈善演唱會11月11日在西雅圖中華會館大禮堂舉行,駐西雅圖辦事處處長姚金祥、副處長吳鎮祺、僑教中心主任陳敏永、貝爾優市前市長李瑞麟、僑務諮詢委員馬良棟、西雅圖中華會館主席伍素媚、副主席李文輝、華埠傳統僑社代表及鄉親計約250人參加。
梁淑姿女士出生於香港,在香港國際凱悅酒店集團擔任亞洲區高層行政長達20年。1982年因在香港旅遊及飯店業方面有卓越貢獻,而榮獲「香港十大傑出青年成就獎」。1995年移民美國,現於美國聯邦政府任職。因熱愛歌唱,2014年起於西雅圖舉辦兩場個人演唱會。為協助西雅圖中華會館籌措行政經費,演唱會當天收益全數撥捐予該會館。當晚所演唱的「往事只能回味」、「萬水千山總是情」、「The way we were」等均為膾炙人口的國、粵及英語歌曲。
姚處長感謝梁淑姿女士以歌聲娛樂鄉親,並將演唱會收益全數撥捐西雅圖中華會館,其關心僑社及熱心公益之舉,深值感佩。伍素媚主席致詞強調未來賡續加強服務僑社,以增進僑社福祉。為共襄盛舉,姚金祥在其公子的電子鋼琴伴奏下,獻唱「imagine」,現場鄉親熱烈掌聲不斷。

2017-9-10 Chong WA Education Society Moon Festival Fund Raising Dinner

Chong Wa Celebration of the Moon Festival on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 at House of Hong, capably MCed by David Leong.

The banquet began with a rousing lion dance performance by NW Kungfu and Fitness. Distinguished guests included: speakers TECO Director General Vincent Yao, 11th District Senator Bob Hasagawa,State Representative Sharon Tomiko Santos of the 37th District, King County Chief of Staff Mike Fong, and Seattle Deputy Mayor Hyeok Kim. Chinese school children addressed banqueters in Mandarin, followed by Chinese Girls Drill Team dancers.
A lively live auction ensued, with ferocious bidding over favored items, such as a gorgeous jade bracelet. Attendees belted out popular songs, karaoke style. Many happy attendees left with raffle baskets; Lucky Raymond Wah won the grand prize of an Eva Air Ticket to Taiwan!

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