AshaKiran is committed to educate, empathize and empower persons of South Asian and other foreign-born origins while providing culturally sensitive and confidential services to people experiencing traumatic/stressful situations.
AshaKiran aspires to be “a ray of hope” towards building a healthy and harmonious community.
Multi-Lingual Access Model (MLAM) FREE Training!
WHEN: Several Dates
WHERE: Dowdle Center, 109 Governors Dr SE, Huntsville, AL
Do you speak another language? Become an AshaKiran PAID Interpretor & make a difference in your community! Get FREE training! Receive FREE training through our Multi-Lingual Access Model (MLAM). AshaKiran Language Advocates will earn a certificate after 54 hours training in specialized interpreting, language advocacy and cultural competency. Upon completion of the MLAM training, AshaKiran Language Advocates will have opportunities for paid compensation as an AshaKiran freelance translator while simultaneously helping those in need in our community! Worried you can't make a training date? No worries, contact us now! Make a DIFFERENCE! Become a culturally sensitive language advocate providing support to individuals in crisis situations and domestic violence survivors.
MLAM Training Dates:
MARCH 23rd, 24th & 30th @ 4PM - 7:30PM
APRIL 6th @ 4PM - 7:30PM
13th & 14th @ 8AM - 5PM
19th & 27th @ 4PM - 7:30PM
MAY 11th, 18th & 25th @ 4PM - 7:30PM
26th & 27th @ 8AM - 5PM
Sign up to register at: https://goo.gl/forms/GpRJqINTyGDvXwhL2
AshaKiran New Volunteer Orientation
WHEN: April 5th @5:30PM - 6:30PM
WHERE: HSV Madison Co Public Library, 915 Monroe St SW, Huntsville, AL
Pizza With A Purpose!
WHEN: April 6th @5PM - 9PM
WHERE: The Boot Pizzeria, 11505 S Memorial Pkwy, Huntsville, AL
The Boot Pizzeria has teamed up for a TASTY night to benefit AshaKiran and give back to the community! $2 of every MEDIUM specialty pizza & $5 of every LARGE specialty pizza will be donated to AshaKiran! So come hungry and ready for some delish pizza AND help the community at the same time!
Asha Tea Time
WHEN: April 13th @5PM - 6:30PM
WHERE: (More info coming soon!)
One of a kind networking event every month 2nd Thursday. We wanted to create a venue to educate and empower women to make a difference in our community. We will have guest speakers who are achievers, entrepreneurs and leaders in our community as well! We'll also include ice breaker and networking games to make the time fruitful and fun! Featured Countries are: (more info coming soon!) Thank you to this month's Asha Tea Time Sponsors: Jay I'Konn, Realtor at Weichert Realty & Madison ALOHA
Interested in becoming a sponsor for one or more Asha Tea Time events? Submit a sponsor form HERE.
A Ray of Hope Event 2017
WHEN: April 22nd @12PM - 6PM
WHERE: Trinity United Methodist Church, 607 Airport Rd, Huntsville, AL 35803
Keynote Speaker is Sister Rosemary: 2007 CNN HERO & Time's 2014 100 Most Influential. Guest Speaker is Tonya Stafford: Human Trafficking Subject Matter Expert. FREE event also includes: international fair, food vendors, henna, entertainment, local artists & more! Country of Focus: Uganda
SAVE THE DATES:
MAY 25 / Biergarten Stein & Dine: AshaKiran
JUNE 26 / AshaKiran Annual Cultural Competency in Crisis Intervention Workshop