San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans builds community through communication,collaboration & celebration of the cultural heritage & diversity of our Asian Pacific Islander American communities, and advocates for APIA rights & empowerment through service, education & philanthropy.
Grants to Alliance 2016
The San Diego Dragon Boat Alliance is deeply grateful to San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts, District 4, and the San Diego County Community Enhancement Program for the County's generous grant to the San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans and our San Diego Dragon Boat Festival.
The San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans gratefully acknowledges QUALCOMM Incorporated for its generous support of the Alliance for Alliance's mission and our San Diego Dragon Boat Alliance.
Pro Bono Donors to Alliance 2016
KAII TU DESIGN
PHILIP CHANG, CPA
Sponsors of Festival 2016
Sponsor Festival Women's Division:
- PATRICK LIM
Sponsor Festival College/ Youth Division:
- CHARLES & LINDA TU
Donors to Alliance 2016
Friends of the Alliance:
- DR RICHARD HENKE
- DR GRANT & MRS LILLIAN TU
Alliance recognized for Excellence in "Cultural Heritage & Community Service"
The San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans was honored to receive the San Diego Filipino-American Humanitarian Foundation's Excellence Award for "Cultural Heritage & Community Service" at the Foundation's annual Historical Heritage Gala.
FESTIVAL 2016 RACE RESULTS
1 Jao Pah Yah [Noy Sengaloune, captain; Doug Sengaloune, manager]]
2 Sticky Rice Power [Maxx Sirisack, captain; Khamp Thongrivong, manager]
3 Bullet Crew [Dave Vinluan, captain; Randy Phomsavanh, manager]
1 Team Lao San Diego [Maxx Sirisack, captain; Tommy Phisayavong, manager]
2 Corazon de Dragon [Raul Manangan, captain; Dr William Tseng, manager]
3 QDragon [Patrick Lim, captain]
1 LCCC's Angels [Maggie Wang, captain]
2 COOL Dragons [Tram Tran, captain]
3 UCSD E-Sea-E [Lisette Reynolds-Slipper/Nikki Hsueh, co-captains; Charles Tu, manager]
1 Team Tritons [Althea Han, captain]
2 SDAYO [Kenny Nguyen, captain; Phet Guiney/Thanh Ly, managers]
3 Four Seas [Rui La, captain; Charles Tu, manager]
SAN DIEGO DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL DAY
Chairman Ron Roberts & SD County Board of Supervisors declare May 7, 2016 "SAN DIEGO DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL DAY" throughout San Diego County!
What better way to spend San Diego Dragon Boat Festival Day than at San Diego Dragon Boat Festival?!! Celebrate with us!
FESTIVAL 2016 TEAMS
Jao Pah Yah
Sticky Rice Power
Corazόn de Dragon
Team Lao San Diego
Team Rx Liberty
San Diego Dragon Boat Festival 2016
San Diego Dragon Boat Festival is Saturday, May 7, 2016, 9am-5pm, Tecolote Shores North, San Diego, CA 92109. Click here to register.
Practice with San Diego Dragon Boat Alliance
Ready to race with the dragons? Schedule practices now with San Diego Dragon Boat Alliance. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Support San Diego Alliance for Asian Pacific Islander Americans!
Festival Opening Ceremony
Southern Sea Lion Dancers
Ceremonies to Bless the Dragon Boats and Dot the Dragons' Eyes
Hsi Fang Temple
Running the Dragon Boat Races
SD DRAGON BOAT ALLIANCE
George Huang, Erin Pang, Christopher Yu, Nathan Au-Yeung
UC SAN DIEGO DRAGON BOAT
Ayako Ota, President; Cliff Chang, David Situ, Benson Ly, Brian Wong, Kevin Tran, Lori Ross, Jessica Soong, Vincent Yao, Elmer Barerra, Albert Liang, Albert Lo, Ted Ochiai, Jerry Lin & teammembers UCSD Dragon Boat!
Alliance Race Advisors
Mike Baker, Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival chief executive director
Gary Furukawa, US Dragon Boat Federation/ International Dragon Boat Federation race technical official
Stephanie Shao, Southern California Dragon Boat Club Safety and Steering Director
Festival 2016 Mother's Day Mart
Shirley Jew, SD Potters' Guild
Li-Jung Chen, SD Potters' Guild
Festival 2016 Emcee
Pida Kongphouthone, Mekong Boat Racing Club
Festival 2016 Performing Artists
Korean Traditional Drum and Dance
Lao Heritage Foundation Dancers
Moonlight Chinese Dancers
Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble
Festival 2016 Production Coordinator
Chris Paffendorf, Pacific Arts Movement, SD Asian Film Festival Production Coordinator
Festival 2016 Food
Gabina's Cuisine, 13 1/2 Naples St, Chula Vista 91911; Linda Vista Farmers' Market Thurs 3pm-7pm; Kearny Mesa Farmers' Market
Flavors of Laos: May's Kitchen Bab Lao Lao
At your favorite festivals and celebrations!
Alliance-sponsored Festival Team
SDAYO [SD Asian Youth Organization]
Alliance-sponsored Festival Booths
SDPD Pan Pacific Law Enforcement Association
Lao Writers' Summit
Alliance 2016 Board
Linda Tu, President/Chair Festival 2016 Organizing Committee
Festival 2016 Registration/Sales
Festival 2016 Volunteers
Mits Tomita, Da Tse, Amber Tse, Jenna Weinhofer