APIDC Walk N' Roll Logo

Registration

Please register here to attend the fair.  The first 200 attendees to register will receive a free In-N-Out® burger (In-N-Out burgers will be served from 11:30 am-1:30 pm).  ** Please note that we have reached our capacity for free In-N-Out, however, other food and refreshments will be available for purchase at the event. **

To register to be a runner please email Patty Kinaga at pkinaga@kinagalawfirm.com.

Description

On October 15, 2017, APIDC will be hosting its first walk-run disability awareness fair, which it has named “Walk N Roll”. This will be a festive community fair in celebration of Disability Awareness Month. The event will feature educational activity booths designed and staffed by APIDC’s Youth Leadership Institute graduates, entertainment by people with disabilities, resource tables, food vendors, and a fun Walk/Run sponsored by local bar associations and community organizations. The event will be at the business campus named The Alhambra in the beautiful city of Alhambra (San Gabriel Valley).

Special guests will include LA County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, City of Alhambra Vice Mayor Jeff Maloney, and singer, actor, and former Miss California Wheelchair Jennifer Kumiyama. The Honorary Event Chair is former Alhambra Mayor Gary Yamauchi. Event sponsors include AT&T, Bank of America, Comcast NBCUniversal, Toyota, and Southern California Gas Company. Individuals, families, and student, youth, community and business organizations, employee resource groups, colleges and high schools are cordially invited to join APIDC for this first ever community fair!

Please contact us for more information at walk.apidc@gmail.com or 213.935.0760.

Location

  • Sunday, October 15, 2017
  • 10 AM – 3 PM
  • The Alhambra
  • 1000 South Fremont Avenue
  • Alhambra, CA 91803

Prizes in different categories will be awarded to the Walk/Run participants, and visitors to the fun activity booths will receive special treats.

Volunteer Opportunities

To sign up as a volunteer, please contact Sachiyo Miller at sachiyomiller@gmail.com.  Please click here for descriptions of volunteer duties.

Sponsorship Opportunities

For sponsorship opportunities and general event questions, please contact Patricia Kinaga at pkinaga@kinagalawfirm.com.  Please click here  for descriptions of sponsorship levels.

Community Partners

Arcadia high School Orchesis, Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA, Asian Pacific American Women Lawyer Alliance, Asian Pacific Friends of the Theatre, Asian Youth Center, California State University Los Angeles, California State University Long Beach, Korean American Bar Association, Korean American Special Education Center, Japanese American Bar Association, Japanese Speaking Parents Association of Children with Challenges, LTL Attorneys LLP, Mark Keppel High School National Honor Society and California Scholarship Federation Chapters, Orange County Asian American Bar Association, Rio Hondo Community College, Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association, Southern California Resource Service for Independent Living, Thai American Bar Association

Corporate Sponsors

Honorable Don Knabe, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors
Gold Sponsors - Southern California Gas Company; Signature Sponsor - NBCUniversal; Platinum Sponsor - Bank of America, Toyota, AT&T

Special Thanks 

Alhambra Chamber of Commerce, Arcadia High School Orchesis, Glenn Barnett, Ryan Beach, Evike Chang, Kevin Chang, Rosa Chang, Wonkoo Chang, Mayumi Fujita, Dick Helgeson, Sam Jew, Christian Kim, Deborah Kim, Robert Kinaga, Leaps and Boundz, Irene Lee, Diana Marie Linton, LTL Attorneys, Diana Mahmud, Sachiyo Miller, Mishima Foods, Lisa Miyahata, Henry Morimoto, Audrey Noda, Ronnie Ota, Pasadena Conservatory of Music Quartet, City of Alhambra Fire Chief Tom Phelps, Mario Reyes, Southern California Edison (Marissa Castro-Salvati and Adeline Yoong), Connor Stone, The Alhambra, Bryan Takeda, Nicole Wong, City of Alhambra City Manager Mark Yokoyama

Activity Booths

So You Think You Can Slime?, Do the Rubber Ducky, Bean the Bag

Entertainment

Arcadia High School Orchesis Dance, Dorothy Cho, Jennifer Kumiyama, Yang Li, The Ronnie Ota Band, Sonos Quattor Guitar Quartet from the Pasadena Conservatory of Music, Taiko & Hip Hop Performance (Japanese Speaking Parents of Children with Challenges), Leah Utar

Refreshments/Snacks

BellyBomz, Boba Time, Noosa Finest Yoghurt, Tri Star Vending popcorn and shaved ice

Resource Tables

Buena Park Speech and Language Center, Department of Rehabilitation, Disability Rights California, Disability Rights Legal Center, Japanese Speaking Parents Association of Children with Special Challenges, Korean American Special Education Center, LA County, Learning Rights Law Center, National Asian Pacific American Families Against Substance Abuse, Neighborhood Legal Services

Committee Members

Honorary Event Chair Gary Yamauchi, Marize Alfonso, Glenn Barnett, Thy Bui, Marty Chao, Johnna Cho, Jean Chung, Louise Co, Jackie Dai, Mario Galdamez, Steve Gonzalez, Sherwin Goo, Anne Haga, Chester Hashizume, Jeep Hauser, Louis Herrera, Kristen Higa, Michael Iseri, Angela Kato-Alvarez, Christian Kim, Patricia Kinaga, Aki Koh, Verena Kwan, Ann Kwong, Raymond Kwong, Sharlene Lee, Caleb Liang, Florence Lin, Chris Lu, Chelsea Maehara, Hikari Mano, Gloria Marquez, Mark Matsui, Miho Murai, Brian McGrath, Sachiyo Miller, Daphna Patel, Kevin Phung, Rachel Skura, Christopher Sukhaphadhana, Philbert Tjong, Shirley Wei, Hannah West, Nicole Wong, Peter Wong, Linda Yamauchi, Arika Yanaka