Loni Ding: An Appreciation

Isadora Quanehia Ding Welsh, or Ding Bick Lon, known as Loni Ding, passed away peacefully on February 20, 2010 at Summit Hospital in Oakland, following a stroke. She was 78.

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Celebrate CAAM’s 30th Anniversary!

Join us as we celebrate 30 years of presenting the richness and diversity of Asian American stories. CAAM’s 30th Anniversary Gala will be presented in partnership with the Asian Chefs Association. The event will feature signature dishes from seven of the Bay Area’s most exciting celebrity chefs.

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For 30 years, the Center for Asian American Media has been supported by hundreds of CAAM Members who make the organization and the festival a success. We’re happy to spotlight one of the many special CAAM members who have made a difference in our community.

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SFIAAFF 2010 Opening Night Film + Gala Reception on Thursday, March 11 2010

The 28th San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival opens with TODAY’S SPECIAL, a sparkling romantic comedy that hits the heart as well as the funny bone, TODAY’S SPECIAL is a lovingly crafted ode to family, food and New york City. Steaming kitchens and Bollywood songs of yore fill this hilarious second feature from Kaplan (YEAR OF THE FISH, SFIAAFF ‘07), written by and Starring the great Aasif Mandvi (The Daily Show).

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Every year, SFIAAFF is home to hundreds of volunteers who help run the festival and make it a true success. We’re happy to spotlight one of the many special volunteers returning again this year.

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