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Lea Villena


3 Big Reasons to Experience the Wonders of Manila Zoo Chicagoland 2023

An early kickoff to Filipino American History Month, Manila Zoo is bringing the nostalgia of the Philippines to Chicagoland as Chicago hosts its second Manila Zoo event!

Debunking 5 Hijab Myths

As a way to promote mutual understanding we debunking 5 common Myths about the Hijabs.

Asians Bag Numerous James Beard Foundation Awards

Check out these inspiring Asians dominating the James Beard Foundation Awards as they pave the way for the Culinary Industry.

3 Reasons Why You Should Attend the 2023 CMAA Gala

3 Reasons why you should attend this year's Annual Chinese Mutual Aid Association Gala

RECEIVING GIFTS: Being Thoughtful with the AAPI Fam

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we’re very excited to showcase our affection towards our partner. What better way than to give them something that would be a physical reminder of your devotion to them? Enter the 3rd Love Language in our series, Receiving Gifts.

QUALITY TIME: Asian Restaurants for a Classic Dinner Date

This Valentine’s Day, express your appreciation by spending some quality time with your loved one. Go to the movies, take a tour, or better yet take them to a nice place for dinner. Nothing beats the classic dinner date, so we’ve listed some Asian Restaurants you ought to visit with your loved one this Valentine’s Day:‍

Roxanne Volkmann and her Mission Towards Inclusivity and Compassion

The pull to help others and imprint on making a difference is stronger than one’s own desire to attain something just for themselves. For others, this calling comes later in life, but to the very unique few, this calling happens much earlier. Roxanne Volkmann happens to be one of those few who was called to serve others when she was just a young 19-year-old.