CID Restaurants and other Small Businesses Relief Fund 100% of donations to this fund will go directly to small businesses in the CID. The Chinatown-International District, including Little Saigon, is the heart of the Asian American Pacific Islander community in the Puget Sound Region. Small businesses have suffered significant loss of revenue since the beginning … Continue reading Small Business Relief Fund
An Lạc is now accepting applications for all units. move-in starting in March 2020! An Lạc is LIHI's (Low Income Housing Institute) newest mixed-use project. Located in the International District’s Little Saigon neighborhood, the project consists of 69 affordable residential studios, one and two bedroom homes. The apartments offer kitchens with Energy Star appliances, built … Continue reading An Lạc Apartments – Now Leasing!
Our first newsletter of the year is officially out, just in time for Tết! Click here to read it! If you'd like to read it in Vietnamese, click here. If you would like to sign up for our newsletter, click here. If you have any questions or feedback regarding the newsletter, contact Ricky at email@example.com … Continue reading FLS Newsletter – Jan. 2020
It's official. The traffic signal at the corner of S Jackson St and 10th Ave S is now on! The traffic and crosswalk signals will make it safer and quicker for pedestrians to cross the street. No longer will pedestrians need to jaywalk. No longer will they need to walk more than two blocks for … Continue reading Traffic Signal is LIVE! at the corner of S Jackson St and 10th Ave S
Our Vietnamese Language class celebrated the end of their learning course by learning how to make bánh cuốn! Bánh cuốn is Vietnamese steamed rice rolls with different various fillings such as ground pork, dried shrimp, and wood ear mushrooms, usually served with nước mắm, (Vietnamese fish sauce) chả lụa, (Vietnamese sausage), and crispy fried shallots.Led … Continue reading Vietnamese Language Class Celebration!
The holiday season is upon us! And what's better than giving to the community?! #GivingTuesday is right around the corner and this year you can make many dreams come true for the Little Saigon community. FLS is opening a Little Saigon Creative Space! After years of advocacy and the yearning for more community spaces in … Continue reading Donate to the Little Saigon Creative Space!
Friends of Little Sàigòn and the Wing Luke Museum released a Request for Qualifications in July to identify a research team to examine, document, and bring the Vietnamese community together to create a Little Sàigòn cultural history project. This project is a community driven effort focusing on how the community started and grew, telling the … Continue reading Meet our research team!
Thank you so much for coming to Ragin' Viet-Cajun event. We definitely can not do it without you. You did it! You help us made this event happen. Ragin' Viet-Cajun was a successful event. We had more than 1000 attendees. The event helps us raise money for the Little Saigon creative space, a community, and arts … Continue reading A Big Thank From Us to You
Friends of Little Sàigòn and the Wing Luke Museum are working to research, document, and bring the Vietnamese community together to create a Little Sàigòn cultural history project. This project is a community driven effort focusing on how the community started and grew, telling the stories that have yet to be told in the larger … Continue reading Little Sàigòn’s Cultural History Project Needs the Community’s Help
Get your ticket here! Friends of Little Saigon presents Ragin’ Viet-Cajun, a summer pop-up celebrating food & community. Viet-Cajun cuisine is a cross-cultural union of two coastal communities, highlighting the journey of many southern Vietnamese immigrants and refugees. This event celebrates this journey and looks to the future of the dynamic flavors of our community. As … Continue reading Ragin’ Viet-Cajun