Next GNCA Journal Theme: Mid-Autumn and Thoughts of Home

The fall 2020 issue of GNCA Journal is in the works! Here’s what you need to know: This issue’s theme is “Mid-Autumn and Thoughts of Home”. If you would like to contribute something within this theme, you can do so between September 15 and October 1. Please direct all submissions and questions to Detailed […]

GNCA is moving to a NEW WeChat public account — please follow us!

GNCA is currently moving to a new WeChat public account. Because the system will not automatically transfer our followers, we need you do so manually. Please subscribe now by scanning the following link in WeChat: From now on, our WeChat posts will only be on the new account, so please sign up as soon as […]

First Issue of GNCA Journal Released

After several months of work, we are excited to unveil the first issue of GNCA’s new e-magazine, GNCA Journal! This quarterly publication is intended to serve as the collective voice of Middle Tennessee’s Chinese community. Given the events of the past few months, it should come as no surprise that the COVID-19 pandemic features prominently […]

2020 Census Reminder

Do you know how much federal funding for your community’s medical, education and social services would be lost if just one person is not counted in the US Census? According to a recent study by George Washington University, Tennessee lost an estimated $1,091 per person due to undercounting in the 2010 census. The 2020 Census […]

Updates on China Embassy Services Visit to Nashville

For several years GNCA has been working secure regular “city visits” from the Chinese embassy to Nashville in order to assist Chinese citizens with critical citizen services (passport renewal, travel permits, etc.). Earlier this week GNCA leaders participated in an online meeting with embassy representatives about this matter as well as policy changes due to […]

GNCA Organizational Announcement, May 2020

Dear GNCA friends,  Thank you for your continued support of the Greater Nashville Chinese Association. We are pleased to announce several recent updates to GNCA’s Board of Directors, officers, and committees. We are also excited to unveil two major new initiatives, the GNCA Youth Volunteer Association and the GNCA Journal, to better serve our community. Please […]

Middle Tennessee Chinese Community Coronavirus Updates – April 2020

When the first coronavirus outbreak hit China in January, Middle Tennessee’s Chinese community moved into action to direct donations and supplies to Wuhan. With Nashville now facing a serious outbreak of its own, our focus has shifted back home. We want to keep you updated on what our community is doing during these unique times; […]

Please Respond to the 2020 Census Today!

The 2020 Census is currently underway – respond online today! The census will determine congressional representation, inform hundreds of billions in federal funding every year, and provide data that will impact communities for the next decade. Click here to view your county’s current response rate. Below is a snapshot for Davidson County and Tennessee accessed […]

2020 Census Conference for Chinese Community – 3/8

As part of GNCA’s ongoing work to encourage participation in the 2020 US Census, we have organized an informational event for the Chinese community. Elean L. Whitlow, a Partnership Specialist at the US Census Bureau, will speak at the event, which will include a Q&A session. The event is free and open to the public. […]