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2021 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Virtual Opening Ceremony

May 06, 2021 @ 04:00 PM
May 06, 2021 @ 04:00 PM - May 06, 2021 @ 05:00 PM
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Join Mayor Eric Garcetti, Councilmember John S. Lee, Councilmember Nithya Raman, Public Works Commissioner Jessica Caloza, the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the 2021 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Committee to officially commemorate and celebrate the opening of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in the City of Los Angeles.

At this virtual celebration, presentations for the 2021 RISE Awardees will recognize individuals from the journalism, entertainment, government, business, and nonprofit sectors.

This year’s theme for APAHM is: Unite. Empower. Rise. – Celebrating Solidarity, Belonging, and Community. We honor this theme by recognizing the significant contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in various industries.

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Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti; Councilmember John Lee, Twelfth District; Councilmember Nithya Raman, Fourth District; Commissioner Jessica Caloza, Board of Public Works; Department of Cultural Affairs; and the LA Civil + Human Rights and Equity Department.

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