Invitation to Friendly Professional Networking Social
The Kansas City Chinese Association cordially invites you to join us for our next event: Friendly Professional Networking Social hosted by Kansas City Chinese Association and New York Life. Limited Snacks and Refreshments provided.
  • Date: Friday, April 11, 2014
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Location: Mills Farm Clubhouse map
    16020 King Street
    Olathe, KS 66062
  • Contact: PLEASE RSVP by (913)777-HAO8(4268) or kccavoicemail@gmail.com
    Please note this is an adult only gathering.
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     堪城华人联络网2014年春节联欢晚会媒体报道
马年春节将至,美国堪萨斯城华人社团“堪城华人联络网”举办春节联欢晚会,汇聚堪城各界华人、朋友,禧贺新春祥和。当地华人自编自演的节目匠心独具、精彩纷呈。以下为各家媒体报道:
     堪城华人联络网2014年春节联欢晚会
     
2014年1月18日傍晚, 堪城华人联络网主办的春节晚会首先在Blue Valley NorthWest高中的餐厅举行了短暂的宴会, 虽然天气寒冷, 人们还是从四面八方相约而来. 热情洋溢的节日气氛驱散了丝丝寒意,很快诺大的餐厅内就坐满了欢声笑语的人们. 来自中兴通讯, 对华友好协会, 斯诺基金会, Garmin, 纽约人寿, DuraComm, US bank, Deqogo以及众多关心, 支持和帮助联络网的新老朋友们欢聚一堂. 在宴会上, 大家回顾了过去, 并对新的一年充满了期待.

晚餐后人们兴致勃勃地步入演出大厅开始欣赏文艺节目。演出在热闹喧天的锣鼓声中拉开帷幕,由堪城鼓龙狮队推出的舞狮表演组合“好事近,踏春,幻龙及醉憩”立即吸引了所有观众的关注, 场面壮观,引得掌声不断,喝彩声连连. 随后嘉宾主持人蔡菊英女士, 潘甚吉和王睿嘉先生以幽默诙谐地表演宣布了晚会的开始,联络网主席马春鸣先生上台作了简短的发言,特别嘉宾Independence的市长Don Reimal先生也登台恭祝大家新春快乐,马年大吉。随后来自世界领养儿童组织,丝绸之路舞蹈团,Ioudenitch艺术学院,Legacy芭蕾舞学校,春民功夫队,敏怡古筝学校和乔治.麦克唐纳以及来自堪萨斯大学医学院的学生演员们热情表演了以歌曲,乐器,二重唱,舞蹈,旗袍时装秀等多钟形式的精彩节目博得了观众们此起彼伏的掌声,一次次地将晚会的气氛推到了高潮。华人联络网随后宣布了2013年度人物奖. 著名侨界人士钱行俭先生,著名企业家Benny Lee分别荣获堪城华人社区本年度杰出人物奖. 来自北京的中国长城学会常务副秘书长贾建弥先生登台颁奖。来自中兴通讯的代表朱丽娜为大会抽取了的特等奖-ZTE Sprint vital手机(三台),主持人随后抽取了餐馆提供的各种奖品更是为整场晚会助兴添彩。最后所有演员登台为大家拜年,小孩子们也高兴的领取红包,晚会在一片欢快的乐曲中圆满结束。

特别鸣谢:
本晚会由中兴通讯(ZTE),Garmin, 纽约人寿, 美国银行(US Bank), 斯诺基金会, DuraComm, Deqogo, 对华友好协会, 堪萨斯医学院中国学生学者联谊会联合赞助.
晚会展台由以下单位赞助:CultureEssential, US Bank
晚餐由新北京餐馆提供
晚会的奖品和礼物卡有以下单位提供: 中兴通讯, Bo Lings, Joywok, China Garden
演出总导演:徐琳女士
     The Peking Acrobats, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 7:30 p.m. at the Lied Center, Lawrence

Experience the daring feats of The Peking Acrobats, China's world-record-holding acrobats - Tuesday, Feb. 18, 7:30 p.m. at the Lied Center in Lawrence.
Tickets: $20-$30 adult; $18 student & youth
Information and tickets also available at: 785-864-2787
     OVATION Young Artist Piano Competition 2014
The registration for the 2014 Ovation Young Artist Piano Competition is still open! All pianists between the ages of 9-17 and who are residents of Missouri or Kansas are welcome to enter. The application deadline is February 9th, 2014, and the competition will be held on March 1st and 2nd. If you are interested in participating, please sign up soon, as spots are limited. Only the first 25 applicants from each division will be accepted. More information including how to register can be found on our website: http://www.ovationpianocompetition.org.
Please contact us with any questions at 913.710.4336 or info@ovationpianocompetition.org.
     Invitation to Friday Game Night
The Kansas City Chinese Association cordially invites you to join us for our next event: Friday Game Night hosted by Kansas City Chinese Association and New York Life. Light snacks and refreshments provided.
  • Date: 12/13 Friday
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Location: Mills Farm Clubhouse map
    16020 King Street
    Olathe, KS 66062
  • Contact: (913)226-1696 or ma_chunming@yahoo.com
    No RSVP is needed, just walk in and have a fun night! Please note this is an adult only gathering.
     KC World Citizen of the Year Award: Bob Chien
Bob Chien, long-time advocate of closer China-U.S. relations, chairman of the Kansas City-Xi’an Sister City Committee and President of the Society for Friendship with China, has been selected by the United Nations Association as this year's Kansas City World Citizen. His role with Sister Cities is well known and he's been at it for decades.

Please join us to support Bob for this exciting moment. It would also be a nice birthday present--the award will be presented at the banquet on October 23rd--Bob's 83rd birthday!! detail
     赵卫平总领事拜访钱行俭夫妇
2013年8月25日晚,中国驻芝加哥赵卫平总领事在赵庆清领事和马林兰领事陪同下前往钱府拜访堪萨斯市的钱行俭先生及夫人。此次会见是由王永副总领事安排的。王副总领事参加了今夏的第9届堪城国际龙舟节,在其向总领事汇报时,对龙舟节之成功赞赏有加。
拜会长达一小时。主客从领事馆工作谈到姐妹城市委员会工作及堪城华人社区之关系。
赵卫平总领事很高兴地得知钱先生已被联合国大堪城协会选为“2013年堪城世界公民”,以及将被西安市授予“西安荣誉市民”的称号,以表彰钱先生对中美两国所作出的贡献。
     Moon Festival & Karaoke Contest Announcement
Please join us to celebrate this wonderful night with food, games, performances, Karaoke singing contest, lucky drawing and prizes.

Dinner & Moon Cake will be served!
  • Date & Time: September 21, 2013, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Venue: Community Covenant Church
    15700 W 87th St Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66219
  • Admission: $5.00 on the web, $10.00 at the door
Please click this link to order your ticket. http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb714876741
     Karaoke Singing Contest Registration
We will have singing contest at the moon festival celebration site. To register for Karaoke Singing Contest, please fill out the registration form and email us at kccaks@gmail.com. Please include your name, email, phone number, the song you will be sining. The deadline for singing contest registration is 9/15/2013. Please note, the number is limited. First come first serve. Cutting edge sounds system! Please provide your own song music audio or video in digital format.

If you need to contact us for further information, please call (913)226-1696 or email us at kccaks@gmail.com. This event is co-hosted by the Chinese Club of Greater Kansas City and Kansas City Chinese Association.
     Community Appreciation and Network Party Review
     
On 8/14 evening, at Bolings restaurant in Overland Park, KS, KCCA hosted a mid year community appreciation dinner sponsored by New York Life insurance. There were more than 70 guests got together and enjoyed the night. William You (Owener of SubMarble), Colin Mackenzie (Curator, Nelson Atkins Museum) and Benny Lee (Owner of Duracomm) were among them. The representitives from New York Life are Sheila Chen, Corporate Vice President, Simon Chang, Director, Mike Ronan, Partner, Overland Park, KS, Coarros, Marketing and James Dressler, Agent.
     Benny Lee on the Cover Story of Thinking Bigger Business
      
Benny Lee's Serial Success - By Mary Bush (Thinking Bigger Business)
Very few entrepreneurs have a resume as eclectic-or as profitable-as Benny Lee's, one of Kansas City's most productive entrepreneurs. Lee's success is getting attention: Earlier this year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce recognized his company, DuraComm, as one of the country's top 100 small business of 2013. How Benny Lee continues to find great business opportunities? Click here to read the story.
     Job Openings
  1. Sysco is a national wide food whole sale leader, we have a sales position opening in our Asian food dept in Kansas city. Qualifications:
    1) Enjoy competitions and aggressively promote our products and services.
    2) Speak Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese).
    3) Preferably has sales' experience and restaurant background.
    Contact Lee zhang @ 417 227 0895
  2. Tiffany & Co Kansas city store is hiring a Chinese speaking sales person, please call 816 531 7676 talk to Lilly for detail.
  3. A fast food restaurant located in Olathe is hiring an assistant manager and a staff. It can be full time or part time, $8.00/hour. Please call 816 258 1505 talk to Vivian.
     Invitation to Community Appreciation and Network Party
You have been invited by Kansas City Chinese Association(KCCA) to attend a community appreciation and networking party sponsored by New York Life insurance at BoLings restaurant at 91th St/Metcalf in Overland Park. The dinner will be provided and the cost will be on us.
  • Date: 8/14 Wednesday
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm (6:00 check in; 6:30 dinner)
Please RSVP by phone or e-mail at (913)226-1696 or ma_chunming@yahoo.com. Please note this is an adult only gathering.
     中国湖北消防团圆满完成堪城国际交流活动
   
中国湖北消防团于7月19日完成对密苏里洲,南普拉提市,北堪萨斯市和堪萨斯洲的消防区访问,离开堪城。中国消防力量主要由公安消防队伍和地方政府专职消防队、企业专职消防队组成,公安消防部队为主体力量,其他为辅助力量。公安消防部队是公安机关行政执法和刑事司法力量的组成部分,是在公安机关领导下同火灾作斗争的一支实行军事化管理的部队。公安部设消防局为正军级;各省、自治区、直辖市设消防总队为正师级,其中五个直辖市和个别发达省份及艰苦地区的军政主官高配为副军职,总队下设司令部、政治部、后勤部、防火部4个部门为副师级;各地、市、州、盟和直辖市城区设消防支队为正团级,其中省会市、首府市、计划单列市和任务较重的市、州等45个支队军政主官高配为副师职,支队下设消防大队(科)、中队。全国共有31个消防总队、417个支队。这次来访堪城的最高长官是毛大校(美国军衔准将)。在为期一周的访问中,各区消防长官为中国湖北消防团提供了最高级别的接待。除了举行各种交流会议和参观紧急救援系统指挥中心,医疗救援中心,综合培训中心外,四个市还为中国消防团做了高楼救险演习,气体灭火演习,机器人爆破,和地下救援演习。在各市第一消防长官的亲自安排,200多消防官兵的参与配合下,所有演习展示取得很大成功。湖北消防团也受到密苏里市议员和奥雷萨市市长的亲自接见并相赠送了礼物。特别感谢南普拉提迈克尔纽博格先生的邀请,和堪城对华友好协会国际部在联系和组织本次国际交流活动中起到重要的纽带作用。
对华友好协会短讯
     THE NINTH ANNUAL DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2013
   
BRUSH CREEK AT THE COUNTRY CLUB PLAZA IN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI Was PACKED WITH PEOPLE AND DRAGONS FOR THE NINTH ANNUAL DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2013.

News about the Dragon Boat Festival 2013
Fox
http://fox4kc.com/2013/06/08/ku-team-wins-dragon-boat-festival-race/
Kansas City Star
http://www.kansascity.com/2013/06/08/4280854/a-perfect-day-for-a-dragon-race.html
http://www.kansascity.com/2013/06/08/4280813/2013-kansas-city-international.html
Kansas City Chinese Journal
http://www.stlouischinesejournal.com/PDF/K01.pdf
http://www.stlouischinesejournal.com/PDF/K03.pdf

KCCA Supported the event by providing dragon parade, water transportation, food booth, participated racing, and bouncer. etc...Thanks to our volunteers and they are:
Alice Chen, Adam Fitcher, Peyton Shen, Wenge Li Vogal, Steve Vogal, Kevin Tan, Rang Wang, Zhifei Chen, Mykell Ma, Tammy Ma, Tianyi Ma, Jingjing Que, Jianghua He, Yan Han, Xiaomei Xiong, Qizhen Yu, Pei Yoke Kuan, Jason Wenyue Li, Yaxuan Li, Chunming Ma

There are pictures under this link on our facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/kcca.kansas
     堪萨斯城西安姐妹城市委员会和对华友好协会联合举行龙舟节答谢宴会
  
6月8日晚6点,由中国芝加哥领事馆王副总领事,美国密苏里堪萨斯城市议员和西安代表团出席了答谢宴会在密苏里州堪萨斯城大学二楼宴会厅进行。致谢词上,王副总领事介绍了龙舟赛的象征意义,高度评价龙舟节创始人、堪城对华友好协会主席钱行俭先生为服务当地侨社、弘扬中华文化、促进中美友谊所作积极努力,并 感谢美有关方面及志愿者们对龙舟节的大力支持。强调在美国总统和中国习近平主席正在会晤期间,做为中国领馆和美国政府的友谊也正在加深,探讨的贸易合作范围正在加大。堪城市议员斯卡特(scott.wagner)和市议员(John Sharp )也联合发表对龙舟节的运动员,义工和华侨组织和美国各个协会的支持的答谢词,并代表市长向中国派出的西安演出团赠送了象征友谊的礼品。在西安代表团团长杨居里团长致词,(清华堪城副会长谭长征翻译同声翻译)后,杨团长向对华友好协会会长钱行俭先生赠送了礼物。接着宴会正式开始。宾主们欢聚一堂,盛赞近年中美文化交流十分频繁,特别是堪城和西安两市更是成果斐然。一致赞扬钱行俭先生终生致力于传播中华文化,为中美文化的交流发展,起了很大的作用,不愧是一个文化使者,也不愧是西安的荣誉公民,他虽然已年过八旬,但仍不遗余力地为中美两国文化交流贡献着自己的力量,堪称楷模。在自助餐后,来自西安市的艺术家们为宾客带来了富有中国特色的木偶表演,最后晚宴在西安一级演员梁军加演的中国功夫翻子拳中完美演出结束。
对华友好协会供稿
     王永副总领事参加堪萨斯城侨界欢迎会
   
6月7日由美国堪城对华友好协会主办的欢迎中国驻芝加哥王永副总领事宴会在堪城的新北京餐馆隆重举行。欢迎王副总领事的侨界人士多达38人,二十多个组织。王副总领事和美国堪城对华友好协会主席钱行俭及夫人、魏欢主席和宾主们欢聚一堂,盛赞中美文化交流成果斐然。各组织负责人也分别做了欢迎王副总领事词,和对自己组织的自我介绍。
对华友好协会供稿
     Invitation to 2013 Kansas City Dragon Boat Festival
Please accept this invitation to the Ninth Annual Kansas City International Dragon Boat Festival on June 8th and forward it to everyone you know so that you can make plans to join your friends and enjoy a wonderful fun day. It is a great free activity for the entire family.

In addition to the events on this poster, everyone is invited to a Dinner Reception at Pierson Hall in Atterbury Student Success Center,(former Student Union Building across the drive from KC Rep Theater) 4949 Cherry Street, UMKC starting at 5:30 pm. UMKC Chancellor Morton will host the Dinner Reception in honor of Deputy Consul General from the Chicago Consulate and Director Yang from the Xi’an Municipal Bureau of Culture. detail
     2013 Kansas City Dragon Boat Festival
Dear friends, it is the Dragon Boat Festival time again of the year.
Brush Creek at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri will be packed with people and dragons for the 9th Annual Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday, June 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Kansas City - Xi'an Sister City Committee and the Society for Friendship with China will host the celebration of the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival with stage performances, Children and Adults activities, and Dragon Boat races and Event dinner. This is an event you don't want miss. Please join us on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Brush Creek at the Country Club Plaza from Broadway Boulevard to Nichols Parkway for a full day of fun. detail
  
  
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