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Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association

OBJECTIVES

Be a resource for the education, social justice, civil advocacy, human rights of Asian/Pacific Deaf and Hard of Hearing persons and their families.

Promote educational programs, workshops and seminars for Asian Deaf/Hard of Hearing infants/children, their hearing parents, new Asian immigrants and the helping professionals who work with them.

Conduct and facilitate leadership/assertiveness training programs and self-esteem seminars for Asian Deaf/Hard of Hearing adults and their family members.

Educate the general public about the Asian cultural heritage as well as Asian Deaf culture.

To serve as an information clearinghouse on information about Asian Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing people.

Enhance the recognition and achievements of Asian Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing people, promoting ethnic/cultural identity and pride.

Award scholarships and stipends to outstanding Asian Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing students
Promote efficient fund-raising activities to accomplish the above-mentioned mission

Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association

Greater Washington Asian Deaf AssociationMay 31st, 2016 at 11:28pm

See what our participants had to say about this year's Dragon Boat Festival!

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Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association shared Washington Chinese Youth Club - CYC's video — at Washington DC Dragon Boat Festival.May 31st, 2016 at 11:28pm

So proud of our team!
Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association

Washington Chinese Youth Club - CYC
Heat 2 of the day. Not bad for their second race together!

CYC teams up with Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association, Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL), @OCA - Greater Washington...just to name a few.

What a great initiative by the DC Mayor's Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs to bring together these organizations in hope to build a better future for Asian-Pacific Islander Americans. #AsianAmericanHeritageMonth #DCDragonBoatFestival

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Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association added 16 new photos — with Hua Yang and 6 others.May 31st, 2016 at 11:28pm

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Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association added 3 new photos — with Sunsang Lee.May 31st, 2016 at 11:28pm

A few GWADA members had a good practice on Potomac river last weekend to prepare the Dragon Boat race this Saturday. Good luck :)

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Greater Washington Asian Deaf Association added 218 new photos to the album: 2016 Monkey — at Heebeen Restaurant.May 31st, 2016 at 11:28pm

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