Houston Community News >> Houston Asian American All-Stars
11/30/2006 Houston— The Houston Chinese Community Center held its annual gala at the Intercontinental Hotel. This year's theme, "A Salute to Asian American All-Stars", honored all facets of Asians Americans in the Houston community. This year's All-Star Recipients are:
Leeshan Birney & Family
Anita Carman of Inspire Women
Michael Chang of Directron.com
Brian Ching of the Houston Dynamo
Harry Gee, Jr.
Sue Hsiao of Crown Mark Inc.
Dr. Dorothy Lam Wong
Kailee Wong of the Houston Texans
Yao Ming of the Houston Rockets
More than 500 people attended the gala. Attendees also enjoyed an impressive presentation of the Chinese Community Center by Ron Stone, who was also MC of the event. The event raised over $300,000 for the construction of a new gymnasium at the community center.
The Chinese Community Center Asian American All-Star Gala held at the Intercontinental Hotel
The Houston Dynamo Trophy on Display at the Gala
Yao Ming's Father Accepts the All-Star Award on Behalf of Yao Ming