• UCA Houston Webinar on Anti-bullying
    UCA Houston July Webinar: Dealing with bullying, hate crimes, and discrimination Webinar on July 28, 2020, organized by UCA Houston and Global Federation of Chinese Business Women in Southern USA, with a video recording on UCA Youtube Channel. As immigrants and minorities in the United States, Chinese Americans may be subject often to prejudice and … Read more
  • UCA Mourns Passing of Congressman John Lewis
    When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something, to say something and not be quiet.—- John Lewis United Chinese Americans (UCA), a leading coalition of Chinese Americans, joins our nation in mourning the loss of a civil rights legend, an untiring champion for … Read more
  • UCA Condemns New Visa Rules Regarding International Students
    UCA Statement on Trump Administration’s New Visa Rules Regarding International Students Washington, DCJuly 9th, 2020 Update on July 14th: Under the huge and growing pressure from and multiple legal complaints by universities, corporations and civic organizations, and one day after UCA joined the lawsuit supporting Harvard and MIT by filing its own amicus brief on … Read more
  • UCA to Join Asian American Communities in Honoring Heroes
    UCA to Join Asian American Communities on June 22nd, in Houston, Texas In Honoring Heroes in the Midland Hate Crime and Host a Webinar on Anti-Racism Movements On June 23rd, 1982, Chinese American Vincent Chin died in Detroit, Michigan after being attacked and fatally beaten by two white autoworkers for looking like Japanese, at a time of rising anti-Japanese … Read more
  • Cope with Pandemic-related Anxiety and Bullying
    An Educational Seminar: How to Cope with Pandemic-related Anxiety and Bullying Many of us have been impacted by COVID-19 in more ways than we’ve ever anticipated, including the toll on our mental health. The social pressure facing Chinese and other Asian American youths, in particular, has been challenging to many families. To help our youth … Read more
  • Food of Love Celebration And Tri-Community Solidarity Conference
    Announcement of Food of Love Celebration & Tri-Community Solidarity Conference and Registration Link May 29, Washington, D.CFor Immediate Release On Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 1pm EST, United Chinese Americans (UCA) will hold a special conference on COVID-19 relief efforts and hate crimes in the United States. The conference will first spotlight the achievements of … Read more
  • A Public Statement On the Death of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery
    A Public Statement On the Death of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery May 28, 2020, Washington, DC.For immediate press release. United Chinese Americans (UCA), a leading Chinese American coalition and civic movement in the U.S., condemns in the strongest possible terms recent acts by Minneapolis policemen that resulted in the death of George Floyd, and … Read more
  • Creativity Against COVID-19
    "Creativity against COVID-19" Young Creative Artists Contest In conjunction with multiple partners, UCA is co-organizing an art contest to help illustrate and promote our beloved Tracy's Guide COVID-19 educational series for families. Prizes Grand Prize: $1500 cash + award certificate, 1 winnerSecond Prize: $500 cash + award certificate, 8 winnersThird Prize: $250 cash + award certificate, 16 winnersBest … Read more
  • UCA Partners with Salvation Army on “Food of Love Day”
    UCA Partners with Salvation Army on "Food of Love Day" Center Design At this time of national crisis, when many in the United States are out of work and struggling to make ends meet, United Chinese Americans (UCA) launches a nationwide “Food of Love” Day of Charity initiative. UCA is working with participating Chinese American … Read more
  • UCA Launches Tracy’s Guide for Families to Help Combat COVID-19
    UCA announces the launch of the "COVID-19: Tracy's Guide for Families" Help Combat the Coronavirus in and Around our Homes Website: https://ucausa.org/tracys-guide-on-covid-19/Blog: https://tracysguide.blogspot.com/Contact: Helen Shih, Email: helenshih1111@gmail.com, Cell: 832-645-2804 Washington, DC (April 10, 2020) – United Chinese Americans (UCA) proudly announces the publication of an educational series for families: “COVID-19: Tracy’s Guide for Families” (the … Read more
  • Contributions by Asian Americans in fighting COVID-19 Pandemic
    Contributions by Asian Americans in fighting COVID-19 Pandemic Since the beginning of the outbreak in January, Asian Americans have been on the frontline combating the pandemic and protecting America. Not only we supported families and doctors in Asia, but also, we actively engaged in the local communities here to slow down spread of the virus … Read more
  • AJC Chicago Zoom Meeting on Supporting Chinese Community
    On April 3rd at 11CST /12/EST/9PST, Please join American Jewish Committee AJC Global Chair Jeff Stone , US Senator Dick Durbin, IL state representative Theresa Mah , UCA IL Policy Advisor Nancy Chen , CBCAC Executive Director Grace Chan for a video discussion about community relations and discrimination related to COVID-19. Heart felt thanks to … Read more
  • Press Release on COVID-19
    United Chinese Americans (UCA), a national coalition of Chinese Americans in more than 30 states, calls on the American news media, public figures and the American public to refrain from using terms such as “China virus,” “Chinese virus,” “Wuhan virus,” or “Asian virus” to describe the new coronavirus, COVID-19. Such terms often misinform and misguide … Read more
  • UCA Co-signs on Letter to Denounce Racism
    The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA, a coalition of 34 national Asian Pacific American organizations, http://www.ncapaonline.org/about) has drafted the attached Sign-on Letters to House Leaders (Nancy Pelosi) and Senate Leaders (Mitch McConnell) requesting both houses to Denounce Coronavirus Racism.
  • UCA Replies to Jewish Community
    The current racist challenge the Chinese American community is facing has become more wide-spreading than the notorious coronavirus, and Jewish American community has been alert to this situation and expressed sympathy. The Jewish Council of Public Affairs (JCPA) released a letter of solidarity, jointly issued by 75 organizations, to the Chinese community against the plague. … Read more
  • Facts not Fear: COVID-19 Education Webinar
    In order to help people in our community grasp medical truth, facilitate communication between the Chinese and the mainstream community, and work together to prevent the epidemic and reduce panic, UCA organized an online webinar on February 25, 2020 titled “Fact Not Fear ” and released all materials to public.
  • UCA-IL Awarded by Mayor of Aurora
    UCA-IL received award from the Mayor of Aurora Yan Bellantoni, UCA founding member and a dedicated volunteer had the honor representing  UCA IL to receive The Mayor’s Excellence award at the City of Aurora Council Meeting on Jan 28. Yan introduced UCA IL three year history, it’s robust programs focus on civic engagement, youth development, … Read more
  • 2020 UCA Chinese New Year Greetings
    2020 UCA Chinese New Year Greetings Dear UCA members and families, At this special time of the year, UCA executive team and board members, wish you a very Happy Chinese New Year, and a very successful year of the rat ahead. At UCA, we understand this is also a challenging moment for many families in … Read more
  • UCAWA Initiated Youth Mental Health Program
    UCAWA Initiated Youth Mental Health Program United Chinese Americans in Washington (UCAWA) is a newly formed chapter of UCA. Since founding the organization we have stared several programs including Youth Leadership & Government Internship Program. We have also initiated a conversation with Bellevue School Foundation and Bellevue School District to explore the possibility to work … Read more
  • UCA-IL Meeting with City of Aurora Mayor
    UCA-IL Meeting with City of Aurora Mayor On Jan 7, UCA IL president Lily Chen and Vice President Ren Li, along with Judy Ni and Crystal Zheng of Pacific Square, met with City of Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin and staff on holding Jiaozi fest 2020 (click to register) The City of Aurora is our honored … Read more

Creativity Against COVID-19

Creativity Against COVID-19

May 3, 2020“Creativity against COVID-19” Young Creative Artists Contest In conjunction with multiple partners, UCA is co-organizing an art contest to help illustrate and promote our beloved Tracy’s Guide COVID-19 educational series for families. Prizes Grand Prize: $1500 cash + award certificate, 1 winner Second Prize: $500 cash + award certificate, 8 winners Third Prize: $250 cash + award certificate,… …Read More

UCA Partners with Salvation Army on “Food of Love Day”

April 25, 2020UCA Partners with Salvation Army on “Food of Love Day” At this time of national crisis, when many in the United States are out of work and struggling to make ends meet, United Chinese Americans (UCA) launches a nationwide “Food of Love” Day of Charity initiative. UCA is working with participating Chinese American partner organizations… …Read MoreUCA Launches Tracy’s Guide for Families to Help Combat COVID-19

UCA Launches Tracy’s Guide for Families to Help Combat COVID-19

April 10, 2020UCA announces the launch of the “COVID-19: Tracy’s Guide for Families” Help Combat the Coronavirus in and Around our Homes Washington, DC (April 10, 2020) – United Chinese Americans (UCA) proudly announces the publication of an educational series for families: “COVID-19: Tracy’s Guide for Families” (the “Guide”) on its website https://ucausa.org/tracys-guide-on-covid-19/ (official blog: tracysguide.blogspot.com). The… …Read More

Contributions by Asian Americans in fighting COVID-19 Pandemic

April 8, 2020Contributions by Asian Americans in fighting COVID-19 Pandemic Since the beginning of the outbreak in January, Asian Americans have been on the frontline combating the pandemic and protecting America. Not only we supported families and doctors in Asia, but also, we actively engaged in the local communities here to slow down spread of the virus… …Read More

Asian Americans Condemn Wall’s Xenophobic Campaign Ad

April 8, 2020Asian Americans in Texas Condemn Kathaleen Wall’s Dirty and Reckless Campaign Tactics April 8, 2020 — Today, United Chinese Americans (UCA) condemns the cynical and reckless campaign tactics deployed by Ms Kathaleen Wall, candidate for Texas Congressional District 22. Her television advertisement labelled COVID-19 as the “Chinese virus” and hurled other attacks towards China as a country.… …Read MoreAJC Chicago Zoom Meeting on Supporting Chinese Community

AJC Chicago Zoom Meeting on Supporting Chinese Community

April 2, 2020On April 3rd at 11CST /12/EST/9PST, Please join American Jewish Committee AJC Global Chair Jeff Stone , US Senator Dick Durbin, IL state representative Theresa Mah , UCA IL Policy Advisor Nancy Chen , CBCAC Executive Director Grace Chan for a video discussion about community relations and discrimination related to COVID-19. Heart felt thanks to… …Read MorePress Release on COVID-19

Press Release on COVID-19

March 12, 2020United Chinese Americans (UCA), a national coalition of Chinese Americans in more than 30 states, calls on the American news media, public figures and the American public to refrain from using terms such as “China virus,” “Chinese virus,” “Wuhan virus,” or “Asian virus” to describe the new coronavirus, COVID-19. Such terms often misinform and misguide the public in the fight against this virus, and could lead to bigotry, inflame hatred and even incite violence against Chinese and Asian Americans, as has already been widely reported. …Read MoreUCA Co-signs on Letter to Denounce Racism

UCA Co-signs on Letter to Denounce Racism

March 9, 2020The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA, a coalition of 34 national Asian Pacific American organizations, http://www.ncapaonline.org/about) has drafted the attached Sign-on Letters to House Leaders (Nancy Pelosi) and Senate Leaders (Mitch McConnell) requesting both houses to Denounce Coronavirus Racism. …Read MoreUCA Replies to Jewish Community

UCA Replies to Jewish Community

February 25, 2020The current racist challenge the Chinese American community is facing has become more wide-spreading than the notorious coronavirus, and Jewish American community has been alert to this situation and expressed sympathy. The Jewish Council of Public Affairs (JCPA) released a letter of solidarity, jointly issued by 75 organizations, to the Chinese community against the plague. Today, UCA issued a formal response expressing heartfelt gratitude and looking forward for unity. …Read MoreFacts not Fear: COVID-19 Education Webinar

Facts not Fear: COVID-19 Education Webinar

February 14, 2020In order to help people in our community grasp medical truth, facilitate communication between the Chinese and the mainstream community, and work together to prevent the epidemic and reduce panic, UCA organized an online webinar on February 25, 2020 titled “Fact Not Fear ” and released all materials to public. …Read More