SERVICE ACTIVITIES

Wa Sung Community Service Club, in its quest to provide service to the community, has tried many programs over the years to best fulfill that need. Here is a partial list of such endeavors (initial year noted):

  • Easter pancake breakfast - proposed by Joseph Lee in 1957
  • Oakland Chinatown Community Directory (1962)
  • Chinatown Beautification Program
  • Alien registration – chaired by Gay Wye & Alfred Lai
  • Easter candies to Chinese churches
  • Rice to the undernourished children of Hong Kong
  • Chinese school awards
  • High school senior ball
  • High school scholarship awards
  • Oakland Junior College Loan Fund
  • Community swimming party
  • Chinese movies
  • Thanksgiving food baskets to the needy
  • Christmas trees to churches
  • Christmas candy to Sunday schools
  • Youth activities to sporting events
  • Career Day Conference (1964)
  • Sponsorship of Girl Scout Troop
  • Jazz program with Shoong Foundation
  • Sponsorship of Little League Baseball
  • Medicare registration
  • Leonard Miller Memorial Fund (1964)
  • Merit Awards Scholarships (1958; 1983)
  • Holiday Decoration Show
  • Senior Appreciation Day
  • Clothes for Hong Kong refugees
  • Lincoln Square Junk Boat Project (1965)
  • Casino Night (1981-1987) – introduced by Shue Wong
  • Luau Night
  • CACA - Wa Sung Activities (1984-1988)
  • Oakland Street Fest (1984)
  • Unity Day Parade (1987)
  • Member Of The Month (1988)
  • Red and Green Light Sessions (1989)
  • English essay & Chinese
  • Calligraphy contest (1989)
  • Mayor's Christmas Toy Drive
  • Educational Grants (1990)
  • Rainbow Baby Pageant
  • Bay Area Asian Talent Search (1991)
  • Halloween Night on 10th Street (1991)
  • Christmas Toy Drive (1991)
  • Exotic Elegance Fashion Show – 1995 Richard Tam, Karen Dea
  • Santa's Visits
  • "A Chef's Delight" (1998 – Kathy Hsu Jeong)
  • Charity Grants ( 2001)
  • A's Baseball Pyrospectacular
  • Dragon Skies Exhibit
  • Lincoln Square Junk Boat Play Structure Restoration Project
  • Lincoln School Fifth-Grade Science Camp (2006)
  • Charity Golf Tournament (2007)
  • "A Toast to Tapas" fundraiser (2008)
  • Crab Feed (2009)