Asian Pacific Americans holding statehouse event

The head of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders is coming to the Michigan Capitol to speak about the community's history, culture and accomplishments.

Initiative Executive Director Kiran Ahuja speaks at the Tuesday afternoon event during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The event also plans to honor community members for their contributions.

The Lansing event is sponsored by the Michigan Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission and the Michigan Department of Civil Rights. Also sponsoring the event are state Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood of Taylor and Rep. Sam Singh of East Lansing.

It's open to the public.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WNDU - Channel 16 54516 State Road 933 South Bend, IN 46637 Front Desk: 574-284-3000 Newsroom: 574-284-3016 Email: newscenter16@wndu.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 207108671 - wndu.com/a?a=207108671
Gray Television, Inc.