A pageant for the Chinese community in Chicago

By Carolyn Chen
Medill reports

Victoria M Ng, a second-generation Chinese immigrant,  founded the “Miss Chinese Chicago Pageant” in 2018. Growing up in the Chinese community in Chicago, she hopes to foster the next generation of Chinese American female leaders. Here is her story.

Photo at top: Victoria M Ng (left), Jen Chan (middle) and Honey Tey (right) take photos with children at a community event in Chinatown. (Carolyn Chen/MEDILL)