The V.I.S.I.O.N awards are a gift to honor, validate, and celebrate the strengths and talents in the Hmong community. Join host, Peter Vang for an entertaining and inspiring evening with performances by The Minnesota Sunshine Dance Group, Venus on Fire, and HillTribe. They will be held Saturday, September 10, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at E.M. Pearson Theatre, Concordia University, 312 Hamline Avenue, St. Paul. The event is free and open to the public.
Every day, members of our community perform amazing service that often go unrecognized. Offering their time to improve and progress our community, it’s through their actions that changes our community one step at a time.
Visit www.hmongvisionaries.org to learn more about the show and its process. This year’s honorees include:
Student Outreach: Mai Yer Xiong, Kong Pha, Bai Vue
Creative Artist: Kao Lee Thao, Katie Ka Vang, Txongsawh Lo
Community Service: Cheng Lee, Mary Kasper, Foung Hawj
Supporting Business: Health and Wellness, Mhongpaj’s Garden, Leadership Paradigm
Supporting Organization: Take Action Hmong MN, Hmong College Prep Academy, Hmong Culture and Language Program