Brunch a La Vietnam Fundraiser; PFLAG-Cleveland Picnic At The Bain Park Picnic Pavilion; Liszt Concert in the Cleveland Hungarian Cultural Gardens

On Sunday, June 26th, we tabled for Margaret W. Wong and Associates at the “Brunch a La Vietnam” which was a fundraiser for the Vietnamese Cultural Garden that took place at Saigon Plaza on Detroit Avenue from 10am to 4pm. According to Ms. Mari Galindo-DaSilva, who was keeping a count, 103 people attended this event  … Read more

Fundraising for Ward 14 Cleveland City Councilman Cummins; Annual Joseph’s Home “Perseverance in Hope” Gathering; Community Awareness Breakfast

On Thursday evening we attended a fundraiser for our friend, Ward 14 Cleveland City Councilman Brian Cummins that was held on the patio at Johnny’s on Fulton Road.  We talked to Councilman Cummins about his plans for the future and he told us that he was very excited about prospective housing development projects that have  … Read more

Russian Cultural Gardens

On Thursday, June 23rd, we attended the groundbreaking for Phase 1 of the Russian Cultural Gardens held on MLK Blvd. at 1pm. Before the ceremonies, Ms. Svetlana Stolyarova talked to Ms. Debbie Hanson of Clevelandpeople.com and ourselves about the history of the project. The idea originated about five years ago and only three people were  … Read more

President Obama’s Executive Action to Protect Undocumented Immigrants Blocked by U.S. Supreme Court 4-4 Split Decision that Affirms Lower Court Ruling

(Cleveland, Ohio – June 23, 2016)  On the morning of June 23, 2016, The Supreme Court, as a result of a deadlock, affirmed an appeals court ruling blocking President Obama’s immigration plan, known as DAPA (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents) and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals).  The 4-4 split  … Read more

Last day of SHRM Conference and Exposition

On Tuesday, June 21st, the human resources conference that we attended in Washington, DC came to a close. All told, we understand there were 650 exhibitors there and Margaret W. Wong and Associates was one of them. On the last day we gave copies of Ms. Margaret W. Wong’s book, “The Immigrant’s Way” to several  … Read more

Society For Human Resource Management (SHRM) Conference in Washington DC

On Monday, June 20th, we were joined at the SHRM conference in Washington, DC by Mr. Francis Fungsang, noted immigration attorney from our office in Cleveland. We divided our time between answering questions at our table and walking around the large hall networking with other exhibitors. We were impressed by the considerable number of educational  … Read more