OUR MISSION

The mission of TACL is to enhance the quality of life for Taiwanese Americans in the US by understanding Taiwanese American heritage, encouraging pride in Taiwanese American identity, developing a strong Taiwanese American community and advocating around issues pertinent to Taiwanese Americans.



NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Lunar New Year!

February 27th, 2015

Happy Lunar New Year! Growing up in Taiwan, I always looked forward to the month-long celebrations of 新年 (“xin nian” or New Year) when family and friends visited and gathered at different houses to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Every morning, we put on a different red colored outfit and rehears[...]

TAIWAN: The Great(est) Outdoors

TAIWAN: The Great(est) Outdoors

September 30th, 2014

TAIWAN: The Great(est) Outdoors By Jason Kuo, TAP-DC President When we think of Taiwan, we tend to think of familiar cultural elements: night markets, bubble tea, and stinky tofu. Taiwan however, is much more than that. Taiwan is an island that is home to farmers and tea shops and family-owned[...]

Farewell Letter from the President

Farewell Letter from the President

September 15th, 2014

My journey with TACL began in the summer of 2005 as an intern in the TACL Political Internship Program. My experience taught me that I had much to learn if I wanted to be a leader one day, but it also inspired me to run for public office in the future. Most importantly, I’m happy to say that 9 years[...]