Chicago, November 24, 2013: Asian Chronicle, USA held their 12th Annual Distinguished & Exemplary Awards 2013 today at the Four Points by Chicago Sheraton at O’Hare Airport. Several humanitarian leaders were honored with special awards as follows:
Friend of Asian Americans 2013 went to George VanDusen, Mayor of Skokie. Asian Model Awards went to: Nadirshah & Sehr Ali Family and Qasim & Nasim Gillani Family from Bangladesh; Tony & L Martha Baker Family from Indonesia; Michael & Jennifer Nguyen Family from Vietnam; Kee & Song Kwon received Pan Asian Model Family Award.
Distinguished Young Asian Professional 2013 Awards went to: Mehpara Angelina Suleman MD & Dhamma Dharnavasi. Exemplay Civic Service Awards 2013 went to: Bala Ghimere; George ChuiKhowaja and Thahani Salih.
Asian Humanitarian 2013 Awards went to: Patchara Subanajouy; Pairoj Vongasvangisri; Zehra Quadri; Amarjit Singh, MD and Martino Wim Tangkar. Eung Moon Park was awarded with Pan Asian Humanitarian Award.
Dr. Austin Prabhu & Terry were awarded with Lifetime Asian Humanitarian Couple Award, 2013 for their involvement in Lions Clubs International.
Asian Philanthropic Award went to Yusiana Tan Basuki; Lifetime Asian Philanthropic/Humanitarian Award went to Albino Bismonte, MD. Edward Kwanhun Rim was awarded with Asian Statesman/Philanthropic Award 2013.
Lourdes Mon, producer of Asian TV Chronicle was the emcee for the program along with Expo Taghap.
All the awardees received US Presidents Call to Service Volunteer Awards 2013. Dr. Austin & Terry received Lifetime Service Awards.
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