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OCA Online

OCA website: http://www.ocanatl.org E-mail: oca@ocanatl.org

Site includes OCA facts and history and information on programs, events, membership and OCA National convention as well as action alerts and press releases.

OCA Videotape

Videotape includes the OCA 25th Anniversary video and the following speeches presented at the OCA National Convention in Washington, DC: Vice President Gore's address, Washington State Governor Gary Locke's address and Acting Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Bill Lann Lee's convention speech. Copies are available for $18.00 per tape including postage and handling.

OCA College Affiliates Program

Formed in 1994, the OCA College Affiliates Program provides Asian Pacific American (APA) and Chinese American student campus organizations a link to the OCA national headquarters in Washington, D.C. Members of OCA College Affiliates are able to access OCA programs, activities, news, resources, and information. This program is open to student organizations on college campuses that subscribe to OCA's goals and mission.

Scholarships, Educational Programs and Awards

Every year, OCA sponsors a wide variety of educational programs and scholarships for APA youth

* OCA Congressional Internship & OCA Government Internship are open only to OCA members/College Affiliate members.

OCA Internship Fund

This program is an investment in the future of our youth and our community! Contributions to the OCA Internship Fund are used exclusively for the OCA Internship Program, which places our youth in the Congress, Federal agencies, and OCA National Headquarters. Contributions also will be acknowledged in issues of IMAGE. Due to the support of OCA chapters and individuals, OCA is able to continue an internship program that is training 15-20 students during the year at $2,500 each.

New Media Scholarship Fund

AsianAvenue.com is an interactive online community for those of Asian heritage. Contributions to the New Media Scholarship Fund are raised by registering at http://www.AsianAvenue.com/oca. $2 will be donated to the New Media Scholarship Fund for every new account created.


To order direct from IBM using your OCA discount, call (800) 426-7235 ext. 5291. Please reference your OCA PIN#: OCA98. Current offer on E2U, other available Aptivas, ThinkPads, options and software. Prices are subject to change.

OCA Affinity Credit Card Program

MBNA Platinum Plus MasterCard credit card. No annual fee

Avis Rent A Car

Members can save 10% on Avis’ daily and weekly Super Value rates. OCA / Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number: T616000. Contact OCA National for details of Avis Association Agreement. Avis membership cards will be distributed to the chapters.

Organization of Chinese Americans Announces Avis Rent A Car as One of Our Partners

Good News! Now that the Organization of Chinese Americans has formed a partnership with the proud employees of Avis Rent A Car Systems, you can enjoy considerable savings, special benefits and the comfort and reliability that comes with renting from Avis.

With 4,800 locations in over 140 countries, there’s always an Avis nearby to help you with your car rental needs. And whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, your membership with the Organization of Chinese Americans entitles you to special discounts. For instance, you can save 10% on Avis’ daily and weekly Super Value rates. And Avis’ low, promotional rates can save you up to 5% on leisure and vacation rentals. To receive these discounted rates, all you need to do is use your Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number: T616000.

For your convenience, Avis also offers special services like Avis Roving Rapid Return® and the Preferred Renter Express® program that can make renting and returning an Avis car quick and easy. There’s even an Avis Cares® program designed to make you feel at home on unfamiliar roads.

To rent a car and enjoy all the benefits of a great partnership, call your travel consultant or a reservation specialist at Avis toll free at 1-800-331-1212. Remember to use your Organization of Chinese Americans / Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number: T616000.


We are pleased to announce a new discount program for OCA members by United Parcel Service (UPS) as follows:

UPS and OCA have teamed up to offer you discounts on overnight and international shipping through the endorsed Association's Program. As an OCA member, you will receive:

These discounts are off the published zonal rate in effect at time of shipment.

International discounts only apply to exports from the United States. For details on the terms of discount, please contact Cindy Tong at the national office.

To enroll in this program to start saving, simply call 1-800 325-7000. UPS will assign you an account number over the telephone if you do not have one already.

United Parcel Service (UPS) is a member of our Business Advisory Council (BAC) and has been a sponsor and supporter of OCA National's conventions, corporate achievement awards events, and programs, as well as worked with our individual chapters.