New Year’s Eve Cultural Gala – every December 31st, this traditional annual event is held in a formal setting with the purpose of celebrating the New Year together as one community, and is the main fund raising activity for the organization.
Easter Sunday Celebration (Community Picnic) – we celebrate this holy occasion as one community, and to bring the families together and invite all members and their families and friends to a picnic/pot luck at a public park. A non-denominational service is held for those who wish to participate. Various sports activities for children are held. We encourage membership during this event.
Queen of Jewels, Annual Search for Diamond Queen – a cultural festival, with the participation from as many Asian American communities as possible; its purpose to showcase the cultural diversity among the Asian Americans in The Dallas Fort Worth area. A cultural extravaganza is held with various Asian American communities performing their unique cultural folk dances. A search for Diamond Queen is the organization’s alternate fundraising event. | more
Scholarship Program Awards Reception – for recognition of outstanding Asian-American students. The scholarship program is designed to encourage Asian American youth to become productive members and become high achievers of the community. The goal is to provide scholarships to high school graduates entering universities. | more
Community Outreach – contributions to local and international charities. Health fairs are conducted by the organization in conjunction with the Festival or held separately, providing basic tests, cholesterol screening, blood tests, flu shots, etc, especially to the needy and the elderly, and folks with no insurance. This is held in partnership with the North Texas Association of Philippine.
The Asian American Cultural Association was formed in 1986 as a means to create and maintain a spirit of understanding and alliance amongst all Asian American Communities in the Dallas Fort Worth Area. In 2006 our organization’s name was modified to North Texas Asian American Cultural Association