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2020 Virtual Leadership & Business Conference

The International Leadership Foundation (ILF), along with the Coalition of Asian American Business Organizations (CAABO), hosted the 2020 ILF Virtual Leadership and Business Conference on July 25, 2020.

Featured speakers included Secretary Elaine L. Chao, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, and Olympian Nathan Adrian. The conference brought together distinguished Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) business and community leaders, entrepreneurs, and ILF Civic Fellows with over 1,000 guests in attendance and reached over 6000 unique views on social media. The conference also highlighted 300 AAPI organizations to pay tribute to the AAPI community’s efforts to provide COVID-19 relief.

Additional VIP speakers included: Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Tim Scott, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Amata Radewagen, Maryland First Lady Yumi Hogan, Rhode Island Lieutenant Governor Daniel McKee, Dr. David Ho – Director & CEO of Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, Dr. Paul Hsu – ILF Chairman, Chiling Tong – ILF Founding President, Linh Hoang – ILF Executive Director, Tina Wei Smith – Executive Director of the WHIAAPI, and Award-winning actress/singer Mary Millben.

ILF Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary at the 2019 Annual Gala with Secretary Elaine L. Chao

The 20th anniversary of the International Leadership Foundation (ILF) was the highlight of this year’s Annual Awards & Scholarship Gala. The Honorable Elaine L. Chao returned once more as the acclaimed keynote speaker, in which she congratulated ILF on its special anniversary. She acknowledged how over the past 20 years, ILF has made tremendous contributions to the professional and personal development of Asian Pacific American (APA) youth in the mainstream American society. In her speech, she also recognized the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad’s completion, shared her and her father’s personal experiences with racial discrimination, and gave words of encouragement to the Asian American community.

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