Getting Lao’D – World PremiereGetting Lao’D – World Premiere

Getting Lao’D – World Premiere

After 25 years of silence, the private Lao music and film industries are reawakening. This is a story about a small country with a big heart.

New Voices from the Central ValleyNew Voices from the Central Valley

New Voices from the Central Valley

The contents of this book will enlighten readers of what it truly means to be born within Laotian culture and heritage. This book is dedicated to our mothers and fathers who left their lives in Laos to foster their children’s dreams in America.

Sweet Dozen is on the RiseSweet Dozen is on the Rise

Sweet Dozen is on the Rise

Our logo of the rolling pin symbolizes the passing down of experiences and knowledge, from generation to generation, while continually to grow and evolve, ‘passing the torch’ if you may. We have a display of all the pins from the shops we have owned.

An Awesome Family AdventureAn Awesome Family Adventure

An Awesome Family Adventure

We will definitely return to Laos.  We are hoping to visit again in the near future but different time of the year when it is cooler. We want to visit family and explore new cities because we love to explore!

Tina Maharath for Ohio State Senate 2018Tina Maharath for Ohio State Senate 2018

Tina Maharath for Ohio State Senate 2018

I am running for the Ohio State Senate in the 3rd district as a member of the Democratic Party. Our Primary Election is May 8, 2018 and the General Election is November 6, 2018. I will be facing a five-way primary and need your support!

Our Shared JourneyOur Shared Journey

Our Shared Journey

Center for Lao Studies’ Extravaganza Fundraiser 2017 is our biggest fundraiser to date. Saturday, October 14, 2017, 6:00pm-12:00am

Nostalgia and the Comfort of HomeNostalgia and the Comfort of Home

Nostalgia and the Comfort of Home

I invested everything I had into creating what I felt missing for so long, but this time it became a personal venture — a need to bring back the flavors of nostalgia and the comfort of home. This October will mark 4 years of doing this, with about 70 videos to date.

#LANACON17: Together We Rise#LANACON17: Together We Rise

#LANACON17: Together We Rise

In its eighth year, the LANA Annual Conference will take place July 28–29, 2017 in Elgin, IL. Recognizing the growing needs across various pillars of life and community among Laotian Americans throughout the US, this year’s program will largely focus on increased engagement and support for youth development, education, and elder care.

A Look Inside OregonA Look Inside Oregon

A Look Inside Oregon

It’s awesome knowing that people appreciate my work, since making videos takes a lot of time. The videos I make are about one minute long, but they take about 5-10 hours to make, which includes everything from planning, filming and editing.

MoneyGram Foundation Celebrates Completion of School in LaosMoneyGram Foundation Celebrates Completion of School in Laos

MoneyGram Foundation Celebrates Completion of School in Laos

“We were deeply touched by how excited students and community members were to have their own creative space for learning, and are honored to have been a part of something big—contributing to a better education for hundreds of students.”



Our Shared Journey
Our Shared Journey

Center for Lao Studies’ Extravaganza Fundraiser 2017 is our biggest fundraiser to date. Saturday, October 14, 2017, 6:00pm-12:00am

New Voices from the Central Valley
New Voices from the Central Valley

The contents of this book will enlighten readers of what it truly means to be born within Laotian culture and heritage. This book is dedicated to our mothers and fathers who left their lives in Laos to foster their children’s dreams in America.

Tina Maharath for Ohio State Senate 2018
Tina Maharath for Ohio State Senate 2018

I am running for the Ohio State Senate in the 3rd district as a member of the Democratic Party. Our Primary Election is May 8, 2018 and the General Election is November 6, 2018. I will be facing a five-way primary and need your support!

Sometimes Life Imitates Art
Sometimes Life Imitates Art

Onechanh Rattanavongsy lives with her family in Lawrence, Kansas. Her amazing carvings have been featured at weddings, birthday parties and special occasions all over the United States. She also teaches carving classes and offers private lessons.

Getting Lao’D – World Premiere
Getting Lao’D – World Premiere

After 25 years of silence, the private Lao music and film industries are reawakening. This is a story about a small country with a big heart.


TEDx LaneXang Ave

President Obama Reflects on His Historic Visit in Laos

Lao Oral History Archive

Lao New Year – Portland, OR

Ready to Enjoy – Sap Sap!

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