Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA)

纽约威郡华人协会

Welcome to WACA

The Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA) is a non-profit organization registered under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It promotes cultural and social harmony by working with schools, community centers and other culture organizations, providing assistance to students, artists, new immigrants and others to meet their financial and other needs; and organizing community activities such as Chinese New Year celebration, picnics, sports, and other social events. It also endeavors to provide an enabling environment to enhance the mutually beneficiary interactions between all communities and to promote cultural and social exchanges among them.


WACA Outstanding Student Leadership and Community Service Award Program


The Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA), is one of the local organizations with a 30+-year tradition of serving the Asian communities in the Westchester area. Every year since 2009, WACA has sponsored the WACA Outstanding Student Leadership and Community Service Award Program to recognize those students who have done an outstanding community service and exemplified leadership to other students.


Eligibility

Qualified students include current high school seniors who are currently registered in/graduated from Chinese schools.


Application Submission Deadline:

October 29, 2021 is the submission deadline for WACA Outstanding Student Leadership and Community Service Award Program Application.


详细信息请看

WACA OSLCS Award Program_2021 or visit https://tinyurl.com/7f6uj3fh

WACA OSLCS Award Application Form_ or Visit 2021 https://tinyurl.com/6whmsuzn

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Young WACA

2021 Youth Art Show now opens for submission:

Deadline: October 23, 2021


To enter, click HERE



To review previous show, click HERE


In the face of Covid-19, Young WACA is seeking to bring hope and empathize with the struggles of the elderly. We are collecting cards for a card drive that will be mailed to the residents of Goodwin House. Anyone can submit a card, or simply write a kind message. Please click here to submit a card or write a kind message.

WACA 2021 Chinese New Year Celebration Show Review | 威郡2021"牛气冲天"新春联欢会回顾

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Scarsdale Youth Art Show 2021 Winter Exhibit Review | 新春学生画展回顾

Congratulations to all young artists for their outstanding artworks and creativity!

SUPPORT US

请您在群里的好友邀您入"祥云",2021共欢庆(或者把您的微信 ID 发至 nywaca@gmail.com , WACA,邀请您入群),有奖问答,赢在参与

5000 USD donation for personal protective equipment to organizations in urgent needs

As COVID-19 affects our community, there is a substantial increase in demand for the personal protective equipment (PPE). In addition to the volunteer works in the past few months, the Westchester Association of Chinese Americans (WACA) also contributed $5,000 to purchase 7,000 masks , and donated these masks to 9 organizations that are in urgent needs. red more

All events

Student Awards

WACA recognizes outstanding student leadership and community service annually.

Winners of 2020

  • 1st Place Winner: Wenting YU

  • 2nd Place Winner: Amy HU

  • 3rd Place Winner: Marissa MENG


Culture Programs

WACA promotes cultural diversity and creativity during Chinese New Year celebration and other events

Global Outreach

WACA youth group connects with the world.

Performance

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Friends of WACA

  • OCA NY Chapter

  • Huaxia New York Central Chinese School 华夏纽约中心学校

  • Huaxia Chinese School Greater New York 大纽约华夏中文学校

  • Northern Westchester Chinese School 北威中文學校

  • Scarsdale Chinese School 华文学校

  • The Chinese School of Southern Westchester 南威中文學校

  • Westchester County Government

  • Westchester County Parks

  • Westchester County Office of Tourism