The Asian American Legal Advocacy Center, Inc. (AALAC) of Georgia is the first non-profit law center dedicated to promoting the civil, social and economic rights of Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, and Asian-ethnic refugees (“Asian Americans”) in Georgia and the Southeast. Our vision is a social movement where individuals are fully empowered, active in civic life, and working together to promote equity and fair treatment for all.
Please join us for our third annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day on Monday, February 10, 2014 at the Blue Room inside the Railroad Freight Depot, next to the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. Our legislative breakfast is designed to be a relationship-building opportunity among Asian American leaders, Georgia elected officials and other policy makers. The room fills […]
AALAC is hosting an End of the Election Season Celebration on Tuesday, December 10th from 6:00PM to 8:00PM! You are all invited to celebrate AALAC’s 2013 Vote for Our Future campaign, the municipal elections where an historic five Asian Americans in Georgia ran for local office, and get ready for the 2014 mid-term elections. Dinner is […]
Two AAPIs win city council seats in metro-Atlanta; Historic five AAPIs run for local races in Georgia
PRESS RELEASE Two AAPIs win city council seats in metro-Atlanta; Historic five AAPIs run for local races in Georgia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, November 7, 2013 CONTACT: Helen Kim Ho, Executive Director | firstname.lastname@example.org | 404.585.8446 _______________________________________________________ This year, an historic five Asian Americans ran for local races throughout metro-Atlanta. After the November 5th elections, first-time candidate Hang Tran was […]
On November 5th, AALAC and community partners (the Norcross Police Department, Vietnamese American Community of Georgia, the Latin American Association, Atlanta Radio Korea, ACLU of Georgia, and the Asian/Pacific American Council of Georgia) hosted a Know Your Rights When Stopped by Police event at the Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center. Guests had the opportunity to […]
12/05/13 •SAVE THE DATE! 3rd Annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast
11/12/13 •Save the Date! Join us for our 2013 Election Season Celebration on December 10th!
11/07/13 •Two AAPIs win city council seats in metro-Atlanta; Historic five AAPIs run for local races in Georgia
11/06/13 •Recap: Know Your Rights When Stopped by Police
11/04/13 •Door to Door Canvassing in Clarkston
10/28/13 •Recap: Third Door to Door Canvassing in Duluth
10/28/13 •Recap: Second Door to Door Canvassing in Duluth
10/23/13 •Vote in Your 2013 Municipal Elections!
10/22/13 •Save the Date! Know Your Rights When Stopped by Police
10/07/13 •AALAC’s 3rd annual Community Champions Banquet Raises More Than Ever Before
9/27/13 •Recap: Chinese Session on “The Naturalization Process: How to Become a U.S. Citizen”
9/26/13 •AALAC’s New Cyberbullying Video
9/20/13 •USCIS Session on How to Become a U.S. Citizen in Chinese – September 26th
9/16/13 •Door to Door Canvassing in Duluth