Newsletter 7/5/23


On June 26th, CAPAA hosted a small business roundtable to hear the challenges and barriers that our AANHPI small business community is facing. In attendance were 96 participants, business owners expressed concerns including crime/theft, insurance, and applying for grants. The Department of Commerce and the Office of Minority & Women’s Business Enterprises were in attendance and provided important resources that can be found below.

Small Business Resiliency Network

Upcoming Events, Training, Conferences, and Summits

Linked Deposit Loan Program

Business Resource and Supplier Diversity Newsletter


Polynesian Luau event flyer

MLB All-Star Week

Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game is occurring in Seattle from July 8 – 11. This will have a significant impact on the Chinatown ID, downtown, and the region. Lumen Field will be the site for Capital One Play Ball Park. PLAY BALL PARK is a four-day indoor/outdoor fan experience blends together baseball, softball, music, food, the latest in VR technology, shopping, fashion, MLB All-Stars, baseball legends, former Olympians and more.

Additional information can be found here.

Scholarship Opportunities

Samoan Scholarship Application| July 10th

Job Opportunities

Senior Planner | Seattle Human Services Dpt.| Continuous

Division Director| Seattle Human Services Dpt.| Continuous

Admin Assistant| WA Student Achievement Council| 7/10/23

Assistant Director of Policy & Planning| WA Student Achievement Council| 7/7/23