In honor of Earth Day, the Vietnamese American High School Alliance is taking action and helping the community one step at a time!
What is Little Saigon Clean-Up (LSC)?
The Little Saigon Clean Up was first hosted in 1993 by the Vietnamese American Coalition (VAC) at UC Irvine in order to change Little Saigon’s reputation at the time as being one of the top ten dirtiest tourist attractions in Orange County (Source: OC Register). Since then, VAC has been hosting the event annually and the tradition continues today, serving as a reminder of how much Little Saigon has evolved since 1993. VAHSA has taken up the torch and begun hosting the annual LSC since 2014.
– Opportunity to learn about your community
– Learn about taking initiative
– Make new friends
– Help the environment
How to Get Involved:
• General Volunteering Form
• Facilitator Applications (Must be in college or older)
VAHSA stands for Vietnamese American High School Alliance. We are an alliance of twenty three high school VSAs (Vietnamese Student Associations and similar groups) in Southern California. The vision of VAHSA is to foster and promote activism and leadership in community amongst high school students, in order to create cultural and political awareness and appreciation. To accomplish our vision, we aim to build a high school network to foster leadership and promote community and social events.
Questions, comments, concerns? Contact VAHSA President Cynthia Phan at firstname.lastname@example.org.