Our mission is to bridge communities and generations through art, culture, education and business.
Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) serves as an interactive cultural crossroads between local and international communities.
APCC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization was formed in November 1996 from the vision of a small group of citizens representing three generations of Americans from Asian and Pacific Islanders heritage. APCC represents 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history and social practices.
NewsTuesday, May 26, 2015 2:08 PM
APCC 3rd Annual Summer Camp is ready to begin. Register your children now for this unique, educational, activity oriented, and fun time. The camp opens on July 6th and will run until August 14th. Fifteen different Asia Pacific countries and islands will be featured and children will get a hands on, participatory experience with each of the 15 various cultures presented during the three week camp. The teachers and presenters are looking forward to working with the children and are anticipating a large enrollment and making this the best APCC Summer Camp ever! Click here for more info.
Friday, May 15, 2015 10:31 AM
Local Artist Maggie Ho Art Exhibit Now on Display at APCC Art Gallery / Public is Invited to Reception to Meet Artist on May 23rd, 2 - 4:00 PM
Ms. Maggie Ho invites you to a reception at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center to meet the artist on May 23rd from 2:00 - 4:00 PM. Guests will also view the exhibit and take part in a free brush paint demonstration. There will also be a chance for all guests to win a free 2 hour art lesson provided by Ms. Maggie Ho. Refreshments will be served.
Saturday, April 18, 2015 9:00 PM
2015 Samoan Cultural Day Planning Committee Offering New Academic Scholarship Program for Local Area Samoan High School Seniors
Local area Samoan high school students living in the Greater Puget Sound Region and who want to pursue post high school education now have an additional resource to apply for monetary assistance. The 2015 Samoa Cultural Day Planning Committee are offering for the first time an annual academic scholarship program for local area Samoan high school seniors. The $500 scholarships will be awarded to those high school students who complete the application and meet the basic requirements and criteria. The application process is very simple with a few basic contact information questions; school background information; post secondary plans; and, 3 essay questions that will help students to explore and discover who they are and how their life experiences have shaped and prepared them for this next step of their journey. Ten (10) - $500 scholarships will be awarded to this year’s high school seniors who plan to enroll in college/university or trade school this fall. Please click here to download a pdf copy of the application and submit by the deadline dates indicated.
Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:55 AM
Save the Date! June 25th for the ASIAN AMERICAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMUNITY ROUNDTABLE
learn about critical federal programs;
discuss key issues facing the AAPI community in Tacoma;and
engage in a dialogue with your local federal government
Stay Tuned for More Details that will Follow Shortly
Thursday, April 9, 2015 12:00 AM