Sabaidee Community Members!

We are having a picture contest for our 2014 Lao calendar. The winner’s pictures will be posted on our calendar. Each family entry will receive a calendar.So, do you want to be the next PaAik or Nang Aik of the month? Do you want your family pictures to be on our calendar? We are looking for pictures of people exercising, walking in the park, Basi ceremony or anything else that represents Lao culture and health.

If you are interested, you can send us the pictures and include your name and home address via email to or you can mail it to our LAOE office:

Lao American Organization of Elgin

164 Division Street, Suite 503

Elgin, IL 60120

Deadline for submitting pictures: Sunday November 10, 2013.

Select your best pictures, or capture new moments and send them now. Good luck to everyone!!!

*Please note that all pictures that are submitted will be the property of LAOE and we will not return the photos back to you.