Our mission is to bridge communities and generations through art, culture, education and business.
Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) serves as an interactive cultural crossroads between local and international communities.
APCC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization was formed in November 1996 from the vision of a small group of citizens representing three generations of Americans from Asian and Pacific Islanders heritage. APCC represents 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history and social practices.
NewsSaturday, April 18, 2015 9:00 PM
2015 Samoan Cultural Day Planning Committee Offering New Academic Scholarship Program for Local Area Samoan High School Seniors
Local area Samoan high school students living in the Greater Puget Sound Region and who want to pursue post high school education now have an additional resource to apply for monetary assistance. The 2015 Samoa Cultural Day Planning Committee are offering for the first time an annual academic scholarship program for local area Samoan high school seniors. The $500 scholarships will be awarded to those high school students who complete the application and meet the basic requirements and criteria. The application process is very simple with a few basic contact information questions; school background information; post secondary plans; and, 3 essay questions that will help students to explore and discover who they are and how their life experiences have shaped and prepared them for this next step of their journey. Ten (10) - $500 scholarships will be awarded to this year’s high school seniors who plan to enroll in college/university or trade school this fall. Please click here to download a pdf copy of the application and submit by the deadline dates indicated.
Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:55 AM
Save the Date! June 25th for the ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMUNITY ROUNDTABLE
learn about critical federal programs;
discuss key issues facing the AAPI community in Tacoma;and
engage in a dialogue with your local federal government
Stay Tuned for More Details that will Follow Shortly
Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:00 AM
Thursday, March 12, 2015 2:42 PM
MARK YOUR CALENDARS: June 22 - 25th - Traditional Korean Herbal Cooking Workshop at APCC - June 26th is the banquet!
From June 22 to June 25th APCC will host for the first time a "Traditional Korean Herbal Cooking Workshop." A cooking class/workshop will be offered each day from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Participants who register must commit to attending all four classes.
To register for the workshop please call Patsy S. O'Connell at (253)226-2742 or email her at email@example.com.Call early, space is limited.
On Friday, June 26th at 6:00 pm at APCC the public is invited to a banquet featuring traditional Korean Herbal Cooking. Tickets are $35 | APCC members are $30
More information and details are forthcoming.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:44 PM
SAVE THE DATE: The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Region 10 Interagency Working Group invites you to an Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Roundtable on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center, 4851 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98409.
Learn about critical federal programs; discuss key issues facing the AAPI community in the Tacoma/Puget Sound region; and engage in a dialogue with your local federal government.
Stay tuned for more details coming soon.