Announcing the 2022 GNCA Cooking Competition!

Autumn is the time for giving thanks, gathering with friends — and eating! In this spirit we are excited to announce the inaugural Greater Nashville Chinese Association Cooking Competition. All entrants will gather on Saturday, November 19, bringing their favorite dish to present to the judges. Show off your specialties and take home big prizes! […]

GNCA 2022 Mid-Autumn Festival – Plan Ahead!

This year’s Mid-Autumn Festival is being held at Pleasant Vineyard and Winery in Columbia, TN. Both the location and nature of this event are unique for GNCA, so please be sure to read the “Planning Ahead” section below to ensure a wonderful experience for you and your family. ADMISSION AND REGISTRATION This event is open to all! Some of you […]

GNCA 2022 Mid-Autumn Festival – Meet us in the VINEYARD on September 10!

We are excited to announce this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2-5pm at APleasant Vineyard Winery in Columbia, TN! While admission is free, you must reserve spaces for you and your party through our online form. Spaces are limited, so please reserve yours now: Event Details Date: Saturday, September 10 […]

2022 Asian Themed Book Drive Beats All Expectations!

Thanks to all of you who donated to the GNCA 2022 Asian-Themed Book Drive for Nashville School Libraries! We started with an initial goal of raising $11,000, but thanks to a broad and generous community response and a late surge in donations, we increased our goal to $15,000 and met that as well! In addition […]

GNCA 2022 Duanwu Festival – May 28 at Edwin Warner Park!

Join us in celebrating the 2022 Duanwu Festival (aka Dragon Boat Festival) as GNCA holds our first in-person event in over two years! This year’s picnic-style event will be held at Edwin Warner Park on Saturday, May 28. While admission is free, you must reserve spaces for you and your party — so please take […]

Asian Themed Book Drive: Check Out the Books We Have Chosen!

Thanks to all of you who have donated to the GNCA 2022 Asian-Themed Book Drive for Nashville School Libraries! We have made a lot of progress toward our initial goal, but we’re not there yet. If you haven’t yet donated, you can do so at our GoFundMe page: Below is our recommended list of books […]

GNCA Kicks Off 2022 Asian-Themed Book Drive for Nashville School Libraries!

Greater Nashville Chinese Association, in partnership with API Middle Tennessee and Nashville Chinese School, is excited to announce our first ever Asian-themed book drive for public schools. By raising funds from our community in the coming months, we will put hundreds of books into Metro Nashville Public Schools and other school libraries in Middle Tennessee.  […]

Student internship opportunity at Mayor’s Office — info session Thursday, 3/17, 3pm! 

GNCA’s Youth Volunteer  The Mayor’s Office Internship Program strives to create real-world opportunities for interns to see how local government shapes the community. Interns are assigned to a staff member to gain expertise in a particular area and work on independent projects that touch on affordable housing, communications, economic and community, development, and more. Positions are […]

GNCA 2022 Gala Recap and Video Links

What a fantastic 2022 Chinese New Year Gala we enjoyed last night! The peak viewership reached 194 households, with a surprising 20 percent of the audience coming from outside Tennessee and 11 percent from outside the U.S. I want to thank everyone involved in this year’s Gala: to GNCA’s all-volunteer team* for their resilience and […]