|CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: JACL/OCA Leadership Summit, Washington DC, March 5-8, 2011JACL/OCA Leadership SummitCALL FOR APPLICATIONS
The annual State Farm® JACL (Japanese American Citizenship League)/OCA Leadership Summit will be held from Saturday, March 5 - Tuesday, March 8, 2011. We will be selecting 15 OCA and 15 JACL members to spend 4 intensive days in Washington, DC. The Conference is designed to introduce OCA and JACL leaders to the political process by having them meet with members of Congress, the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, Administration officials, government agencies, as well as with OCA's and JACL's colleagues in the Washington, DC social justice community.
OCA members are strongly encouraged to apply to participate in the conference. In the past, it has proven to be extremely helpful to members in realizing how OCA chapters can most effectively work with OCA National Headquarters on issues important to the APA community.
DATE: Saturday, March 5 - Tuesday, March 8, 2011
LOCATION: Washington DC
ELIGIBILITY: OCA Executive Council, National Board Members, and Chapter Board Members who have paid their current OCA membership dues. NOTE: Only one application per chapter should be submitted.
COST: Applicants are responsible for their own travel. All other costs (meals and accommodations) will be taken care of.
APPLICATION: We strongly encourage all interested participants to apply online here. A hardcopy can also be downloaded here and fax to 202.296.0540.
DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted by January 14, 2011
MORE INFORMATION: Go to www.ocanational.org or contact Pei-Un Yee at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.223.5500