Fresno's Lao New Year Recognized and Celebrated

April 15, 2016

Team Vidak’s Claudia Salinas presented a Senate Resolution to the members of the Lao Community Cultural Center of Fresno in recognition of their contributions to the community and in celebration of Lao New Year.

Top: Members of the Lao Community Cultural Center of Fresno hosted a special gathering to kick off the Lao New Year celebration and receive a Senate Resolution.
Bottom Left: Lao New Year’s Princess Chansamay Inthapattha presented a traditional silk sash to Team Vidak’s Claudia Salinas to wear during the Lao New Years Celebration for this year and invited her to wear this sash to all future Lao New Year Celebrations.
Bottom Right: (from left to right) Chansamone Phommavongsay, Community Member; Chansamay Inthapattha, Lao New Year Princess 2016; Sir. Khamfanh Nouansavanah, Honorable Chair; Team Vidak’s Claudia Salinas; Mr. Thongdeng Soysoumountha, Executive Board Chair; Debra Phrasouvor, Co- Chair; Phouangpheth Phimphisane, Treasurer