One story per week for forty weeks from our CEO, program participants, and community partners sharing the impact NAPCA has had on their lives and communities.

Introduction with CEO Joon Bang
“There’s so much beauty and richness in the journeys and stories we are about to share.”

Luz Ramos
“I enjoy my work. I help everyone who needs help who comes here.”

Lawrence Wong
“How are we going to make it better for everyone?”

Kwong Sun Man
“I think this program is really beneficial for the seniors”

Ninfa Cook
“I found a family and I am grateful.”

Richard Ng
“You must work very hard. You must use your whole heart to do your training.”

Jacob Chacko
“Life itself is a decision making process. We make decisions every day.”

Jia Tong Jiang
“I like to help improve the health and lives of children and everyone else.”

Simamao Lee Casper
“This is my first chance to work and I’m very proud of it. I’m happy to have this work, especially at my age.”

Sothy Neou
“I’m making the community better… My hope returned.”

Min Ja Cho
“If you do your job in a genuine manner, from the heart, they immediately notice it.”

Leticia Idio
“I feel younger because I am happy with what I’m doing.”

Daniel Tsou
“I hope to continue work… the young people at the office are kind.”

Carmen Mendones
“I’m a hard-working woman! [NAPCA] helps the seniors; it’s hard for us to apply to companies.”

Hofman Li
“You should give first. Don’t think about what you can take.”

Sannalung Souratha
“The people build me up a lot. I feel better and healthy. Without NAPCA, I don’t know what to do.”

Phoung Nguyen
“I like the work and seeing other seniors. I feel like I belong in a big family.”

Tess Quan
“NAPCA gave me the chance… especially your rapport with your office mates, they have changed my outlook. “

Wah Kwong
“I enjoy helping people with interpretation. I’d like to work as long as I can.”

Manuel Cunanan
“We would like to think that we can still be productive citizens.”

Li Yi Li
“I can say I have one year experience working in office. I am happy because I like this job.”

Syed M Ahmed
“Whatever we have learned in life so far, that could be of some use to this younger generation.”

Kyoo Won Lee
“I would advise young people… just try something otherwise your body gets older and older, so stay young.”

Cora McDonnell
“I applaud NAPCA for its great program of giving job training for seniors.”

Vannavy Nguyen
“I want to serve my community as long as I can.”

Xiao Jun Chen
“I want to share my knowledge with young intellectuals.”