about SOCCA

The Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association was established in 2005 and is now an independent 501 C(3) organization. SOCCA received its nonprofit (Public Benefits) status on May 21, 2012. We received tax exempt status on March 14, 2014. Our Tax id number is 45-5313488.

Our Mission

Our mission is to sponsor educational and cultural events in Southern Oregon that showcase Chinese culture and traditions.


Its goal is to facilitate an awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the Chinese culture by engaging the community in dialogue, and providing activities that promote understanding and respect.

Board Members

Grace Chu
Terri Gieg
Katherine Greene
Jeresa Hren
Debra Lee
Joey Ngan
Meiwen Richards
Virginia Silbowitz
Maureen Smith