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28th Anniversary Concert and Celebration

Asian Americans United Presents

The Roots of Asian America: A Benefit Concert

by Nobuko Miyamoto of the legendary group, Yellow Pearl…

in honor of

Asian Americans United’s
28th Anniversary Celebration
Date: Friday, November 15, 2013
5:30 p.m.  to 9:30 p.m.
Painted Bride Art Center
230 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

  • Celebrate the origins and ongoing legacy of the Asian American movement
A benefit concert by Nobuko Miyamoto, a founding member of Asian America’s first band (with Theo Gonzalves)
  • Honor those who inspire, build, pass on and carry on the work
Standing Up for Justice Awards:
Grayce Uyehara - a leader in the Japanese American redress movement
John Elliot Churchville – longtime civil rights and Black freedom struggle activist
1Love Movement – Cambodian American advocates for humanity-focused immigration policy
  • Build community
Food, Conversation, and Dancing!

Please RSVP by November 8!

TICKET INFO: Please buy your tickets online at Brown Paper Tickets or email aau@aaunited.org for more details.

General Tickets: $60 in advance; $70 at the door
Students or low income Tickets: $30
Children under 13:  Free (Reservation required as childcare will be provided. Please note that seats for the concert are not guaranteed.)

Read more about this music and the movement of which it was a part in the Smithsonian Magazine.

Special thanks to our Event Sponsors:  The Painted Bride Art Center, Martin Chan, P.C., Philadelphia Folklore Project, Leeway Foundation, Filipino American National History Society (FANHS)Pan-Asian American Community House and University of Pennsylvania Asian American Studies Program.

Support us:  To sponsor the event or to show your support with a program book ad, please email aau@aaunited.org or call 215.925.1538.

Here is the link for the sponsorship package:  http://bit.ly/AAU28th

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