2007 Event Logs
這些捐款只限於購置永久性物業。將來實現這一目標，所有的捐款者芳名將連碑刻石與物業永久留念。 如果將來否決這一決定，這些捐款及利息將加數退還給捐款人或其家人。 現在設立舍路余風采堂基金帳戶，由五人共同管理，設捐款名冊兩份，以防萬一。舍路余風采堂基金會以每年當任正副主席和五個顧問轉流的三個顧問管理。
舍路余風采堂定於三月一日下午六時，假華埠「新九龍海鮮大酒家」，舉辦年度春節聯歡會。 歡迎會員及友好攜眷踴躍參加，共襄盛會。 如有興趣參加這春宴的話，請與余家樂聯絡，查詢電話 206-762-9248。
餐券每位 20 元，售票由二零零六年十二月九日起至二零零七年一月廿五日止。
捐贈者可以郵寄支票送交下列地址：5976 Wilson Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118.
捐款支票抬頭「Seattle Yee Family Association」。
舍路風采堂也不例外，仕景、仕晃、家樂、國强、汝深於三月廾九日上午十時多，備齊多份三牲祭品， 在汝深家中三樓及在汝深夫人的熱情幫助下，先拜祭忠襄公，之後，汝深夫人也抽出寶貴的時間和我們一齊去湖景墓園 (Lake View Cemetery)、 萬柏墓園 (Mt. Pleasant)、萬年青-華秀麗墓園 (Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery) 和霍利魯德墓園 (Holyrood Cemetery) 四個地方拜祭舍路余氏先人, 直至下午三時多才回來。
舍路風采堂職員汝深和夫人樂於將忠襄公安置於他們家中三樓，又每月初一、十五換盞，時節又拜祭，盡其忠孝。 他們是舍路余氏族人的典範，忠襄公和所有舍路的余氏先人一定保佑他們和所有舍路余氏萬事如意，永保平安。余國强報告 零七年三月三十一日
舍路余風采堂能夠在舍路唐人埠持續發展五十多年，這是全賴於余氏先輩們、現任顧問們和全體職員的鼎力支持和無私貢獻！ 同樣有賴於余氏宗親的支持和參與。 特別有賴於加拿大余氏宗親五十多年來，從未間斷對舍路風采堂的鼎力支持和貢獻。
Kwok Keung (Michael) Yee was elected the 2007 Seattle Yee Family Association President for 2007. He served as the chapter's Treasurer in 2006 and was one of three chapter representatives attending the US Yee National Convention in August 2006 in Monterey Park, California. Shek Jing Yee was re-elected as the Chapter's Vice President. The Seattle Chapter now has five advisors: Jim Yee, Hing Yu, Fred Yee, Suey Yee and James Yee. James Yee is also the West Coast Senior Advisor for the US Yee Fung Toy Association.
The Seattle Yee Fung Toy Association will hold its annual New Year dinner at the new Kowloon Restaurant in Chinatown on March 1 at 6:00 pm.
For those who are interested in attending this dinner, please contact Hing Yu at 206-762-9248.
Tickets are available from December 9, 2006 through January 25, 2007. The price is $20 per person. We welcome all Yee members, friends and relatives to attend this New Year celebration.
support of the World Yee Association
fund drive for the Yee Fung
Toy Ancestral Hall restoration project, the Seattle chapter is
encouraging all members and friends to consider donating to this
detail of the restoration project can be read at the World Yee website.
Yee headquarter have published guidelines and procedures for local
chapters to use and follow. Our association will plan to follow these
donations should be sent to the Seattle's Chapter mailing address at:
5976 Wilson Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118.
All checks are payable to Seattle Yee Family Association. All donations are accepted through June 30, 2007.
A total of $1,200 was raised by the Seattle Chapter members to support the Seattle Historic Chinatown gate Project to be located on city-approved sites along South King Street, at 5th Avenue South and 8th Avenue South.
Chinatown Gate Project has been a long dream for the Seattle Chinese
project began construction of the two gates (pai lau) in December 2006.
detail of the Chinatown Gate project,
visit http://www.chinatowngate.org for more information.
The 2007 annual dinner was held at the New Kowloon Seafood Restaurant on March 1. This year’s dinner was enthusiastically attended by over 80 individuals including members of the Seattle Chapter and ten guests from Canada’s (Vancouver) Yee Fung Toy Association. Kit Fung Yue, Seattle Chapter Secretary was the master of ceremony, following by greetings from Michael Kwok Keung Yee, President of the Seattle Chapter and Kim Gee Yee, President of the Canada Yee Fung Toy Association. U.S. West Coast Grand Advisor Uncle James Yee gave the “thank you” speech.
Seattle member Gordon and Joyce Yee generously donated a coupe dozens of tennis tee shirts as gifts for the attendees. Fred Yee, Advisor for the Seattle Chapter, distributed copies of the Spring Edition of the Yee Fung Toy e-Newsletter. Credits are due to Jim and Martin Yee of Canada for helping with the production of the newsletter. Jim Yee gave a brief review of the progress of the World Yee Website project.
Among the attendees were a number of first-time participants. Many younger members of the association also took time to attend. With good food, great spirits and wonderful company, the evening was an enjoyable evening for all. We all look forward to next year’s dinner.
March 11, fourteen members of the Seattle Yee Family Association
attended the Vancouver Yee Fung Toy Association Annual Chinese New year
Banquet in Vancouver B.C. There were also two
non-members (Michael Yee and his friend) attended this festivity.
was a record breaking number for such high attendance at least for the
past twenty years. The banquet was held at the Floata Chinese Seafood
Restaurant in Vancouver’s China town.
500 people were present with attendance by many local and international
political figures and community members. Uncle James Yee gave a brief
greeting, representing the Seattle Yee delegates.
banquet was a great success with dance and music performance,
presentation of student scholarships and karaoke entertainment.
Some members of the Yee group also attended the noon ceremony to pay respect to the Yee ancestor at the Vancouver Yee Association’s Chinatown headquarters building. Seattle Yee Family Association President Kwok Keung Yee offered greetings at the lunch ceremony.
March 29, members of the Seattle Yee Family Association spent the day
to visit four Seattle area cemeteries to observe the Chinese Ching Ming
is a time to pay respect to those who have passed. Suey Yee reported
that the group visited four cemeteries which included Holyrood, Lake
View, Evergreen-Waselli and Mt. Pleasant.
three of the cemeteries, cut flowers were used to place at graves
showing the last name of Yee. At Holyrood, a small potted flower was
to pay respect to Uncle George Yee.
group also paid respect to our Yee ancestor at the association
temporary location on Beacon Hill.
Kwok Keung Yu, Chapter President, organized the visit as a way to reinstitute the Chapter’s annual Ching Ming cemetery visit tradition.
August 19th was the day of the Seattle Yee Fung Toy Association's 2007 Annual Picnic at Woodland Park. The day started out with steady rain that continued into the time of the picnic at noon. However, the spirit for those who participated was not lower a bit. Over a hundred members attended the picnic. Volunteers set up the food line under the shelter at the picnic site. Upward of sixty young members attended and many volunteered to set up, serve the food and cleanup after the picnic. Members donated nice gifts and cash awards for the drawing. Association advisor Uncle Hing Yu donated a whole roast pig while others donated bakery treats and desserts.
members from the Yee Fung Toy Society of Vancouver came to join
the picnic. Their consistent support and encouragement every year is
A total of 31 scholarships were awarded at the picnic this year. It was very encouraging to see so many young Yees show interest in applying for these scholarships. They are the future of our association.
August 19, 2007, Elder Jim Yee was presented a plaque
for his decades of devoted service to the Association.
The day ended with about 30 members attended an appreciation dinner at the New Kowloon Restaurant in Chinatown. The Vancouver chapter visitors attended the dinner and said farewell for another great visit to Seattle.