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“Changing the Tide for Immigrants: Building America’s Future” – NAKASEC and KRCC fundraiser (9/19/08)

By July 15, 2008One Comment

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Friday, September 19, 2008
Chicago, IL

2008 Standing Up For Justice Awardees:
Eliseo Medina
, Executive Vice President, Service Employees International Union
Peggy Saika, Executive Director, Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy
Korean American Research & Development Institute

2008 DREAM In Action Youth Awardees:
Joshua Jose Aleman & Han Joon Kim

Peggy Saika, AAPIP

Honorary Host Committee:
Congressman Joe Baca, US Representative & Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Governor Rod Blagojevich, State of Illinois, Representative John D’Amico, Illinois State Representative, Congressman Mike Honda, US Representative & Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, Representative Elaine Nekritz, Illinois State Representative, Alderman Patrick O’Connor, 40th Ward of City of Chicago, Senator Ira Silverstein, Illinois State Senate, Sung Hwan Son, Consulate General of the Rep. of Korea in Chicago, Miguel de Valle, City of Chicago City Clerk

Eliseo Medina, SEIU

Host Committee:
Hatem Abudayyeh,
CAAAELII, Tim Bell, Chicago Workers Collaborative, Deepak Bhargava, Center for Community Change, Paul Carman, Chapman & Culter LLP, Rosi Carrasco, March 10th Movement, Charles Cho, Chicago Korean American Chamber of Commerce, Young Sun Cheon-Klessig, Uptown Neighborhood Health Clinic, Sallie Chung, Sallie Chung Financial Clinic, Jerry Clarito, Alliance of Filipinos for Immigration Reform and Empowerment (AFIRE), Alice Cottingham, Consultant, Marissa Graciosa, Center for Community Change, Yma Gordon, Community Relations – CITI, Mary Ha, Fighting Youth Shouting Out for Humanity (FYSH), Soo Jung Han, State Farm Insurance, Deborah Harrington, Woods Fund of Chicago, Lisa Hasegawa, National CAPACD, Josh Hoyt, Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR), Bosco Hwang, Onnuri Kimchee, Sukdo Im, Hourglass Bar, Chris Jang, City of Chicago Department of Planning & Development, Eun Sook Kang, Korean Americans for Just Immigration Reform, H. Janis Kim, INSWAN Home Health Agency, Ltd.,

Lily Kim, Fishbowl Media, Paul Byungtag Kim, Foster Bank, Sung Min Kim, Kim Law Office, Jeanne Kracher, Crossroads Fund, Stephen Kurumada, DDS, Tuyet Le, Asian American Institute, Jee Yeun Lee, Consultant, Joon Lee, LaSalle Bank, Kee Sang Lee, Chicago Poongmul School, Sang Lee, Rose of Sharon Senior Apartment Organization, David Lin, AT&T, Ali Noorani, National Immigration Forum, Danny Park, Fighting Youth Shouting Out for Humanity (FYSH), Kevin S. Park & Byung H. Whang, PW & Associates LLP, Julie Sun, Freddie Mac, Doua Thor, Southeast Asia Resource Action Center, Chris Williams, Working Hands Legal Clinic

HANSA Institute