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Community health town hall event

Living Islands hosted a community health town hall event on April 29. We caught up with Dr. Sheldon Riklon and many of our other community partners to talk about #COVID-19, #vaccines, #tobacco, and other #health challenges facing the #Marshallese community. It was a fantastic opportunity to connect, ask questions, and speak about Marshallese health. Thank you to everyone who attended and all of our speakers who shared their work and showed how partnerships like these strengthen our community!

Together, we can make 2022 a year of better health!

#StayHealthy2022 #RMI

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FSM Consulate opening in Portland

So proud to join President David Panuelo of the Federated States of Micronesia and Consulate General Joe Enlet for the opening of a brand new FSM Consulate in Portland on Saturday.

A beautiful day to celebrate Micronesia! 🇫🇲

#FSM #Micronesia #community #PacificIslanders #PacificProud #Portland

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We thrive and live off basketball

“The Marshallese community, we thrive and live off basketball… to inspire our younger generation, and especially my kids is very emotional to me and fulfilling.”

Rowland Quinit of the Quad City Flames was the first Marshallese basketball player to play professionally in the U.S. #GOFLAMES

#Marshallese #Basketball #Micronesian #PacificIslander #Inspiration #Washington #Community #MarshallIslands

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Marshallese Leaders Summit in Oregon

Message – We are honored to be able to present an opportunity to the Marshallese community by introducing the process of applying for a 501(c)3 nonprofit. We got to share our experiences at the first annual Marshallese Leaders Summit in Oregon!

Thank you to everyone who came out and everyone who made this summit possible
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#marshallese #leadership #oregon #marshallislands #micronesian #community #pacifcislander #nonprofit

Oregon Marshallese Community Association
Oregon Pacific Islander Coalition
Arkansas Coalition of Marshallese
Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon – APANO
COFA Alliance National Network
Pacific Islander Health Partnership
Marshallese Community Organization of Hawai’i (MCOH)
Oregon Health Authority

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