First Lady Lynnette Sullivan to present Chinese gifts to local students
First Lady Lynnette Sullivan will presents Chinese books and materials sent to the Municipality of Anchorage by Vice Mayor Bao of Ordos, Inner Mongolia, to students of the Scenic Park Elementary Chinese language and culture program on Feb. 25.
Vice Mayor Bao of Ordos, Inner Mongolia visited Scenic Park Elementary School during an Anchorage visit at the end of January. He was very impressed by the Chinese program, and promised to send the class educational children's books and DVDs when he returned to China.
While in Anchorage, Bao met with local business leaders; members of the Anchorage Assembly; Mayor Dan Sullivan; representatives from the Anchorage Economic Development Corporation, REAP (Renewable Energy Alaska Project), the Anchorage Convention and Visitors Bureau and others.
First Lady Lynnette Sullivan is of Chinese descent and will present the gifts to the children on behalf of Vice Mayor Bao.