One Book One World is a registered Illinois not-for-profit entity. We are committed to fostering more understanding in Asian American culture, history, and contribution to our country and community. We believe cultural competence can bridge the gaps.
Let’s open a book; let’s open our mind!
POETRY WRITING WITH JANET WONG
In this Poetry Writing Session, award winning poet Janet Wong will lead students to think, talk, and write about their own stories. Wong's "Advice for Writers" might inspire them to write their own books, too!
After the event, we will select two students who participated and give out two copies of Janet's book "A Suitcase of Seaweed & More".
This event is best suited for students ages 9-12.
The Asian American Book Drive is initiated by the Chinese Academy in Chicago(CAC), partnered with United Chinese Association Illinois Chapter (UCA IL), and received friendly assistance from Chinese Neighborhood Parents (CNPCPS).
One Book One World (OBOW) registered Illinois not-for-profit entity in April 2021. We are committed to bridging gaps and fostering more understanding in Asian American culture, history, and contribution to our country and community.
UCA IL isIllinoise branch of United Chinese Americans 美國華人聯合會 (UCA) a nationwide nonprofit and nonpartisan federation and a community civic movement, inspired and dedicated to enriching and empowering Chinese American communities through civic engagement, political participation, heritage sharing, youth development and a greater understanding between US and China for the well-being of all Americans and this world.
One Book One World announced the entity registration.
Due to limitation of resouce and funding, we are not able to afford (5) copies of colletion per school as planned. Per volunteer committee m...
We are proud to announce that One Book One World (OBOW) is now a registered Illinois not-for-profit entity, and actively pursuing a 501c3 tax exemption status. READ MORE.