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.
On April 6th, 2014, AALAC held its DeKalb County Candidate Forum. We would like to thank our partner, the Clarkston Community Center for hosting the event, which pulled in more than 150 attendees! The Candidate Forum focused on three races, Georgia Senate District 42, DeKalb Board of Education District 7, and DeKalb County Sheriff. Each […]
AALAC PRESS RELEASE Immigration reform advocates visit Atlanta as part of national Immigration Reform effort on Wednesday March 26th – Fast for Families Bus Tour and (Fast then) Feast for Families Dinner FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 24, 2014 CONTACT: Maria Adams, AALAC Associate Director (415)316-3908 __________________________________________________________________ The call for immigration reform is as loud as […]
Ever wondered what it took to win a political election? AALAC has the answer for you! Join us for “How to win an election,” political leadership training every Thursday evening in April from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the AALAC office. The information covered will be: fundraising, creating a budget, field work, communications and legal requirements. The cost […]
The Asian American Legal Advocacy Center, Inc. (AALAC) is organizing a DeKalb County Candidate Forum in the City of Clarkston, Georgia. The Candidate Forum will be held on Sunday, April 6th between 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm at the Clarkston Community Center. The following candidates for the State Senate District 42 seat, sheriff’s office […]
- #WeAllMatter Campaign — Stories
- (Fast then) Feast for Families – Dinner and Dialogue on Immigration
- SAVE THE DATE! Friday, May 16, 2014 -AALAC’s 4th Annual Embrace Fundraiser & Silent Auction
- No more anti-immigrant laws!
- Watch Helen Ho on WSB-TV News
- Press conference for the defeat of S.R. 1031, S.B. 404 and Call for an End to Anti-immigrant legislation
4/10/14 •Recap: AALAC’s DeKalb Candidate Forum – April 6, 2014
3/24/14 •Fast for Families Bus Riders Visited Atlanta March 26th
3/05/14 •Watch Helen Ho on WSB-TV News
3/04/14 •Press conference for the defeat of S.R. 1031, S.B. 404 and Call for an End to Anti-immigrant legislation
2/28/14 •31 Organizations Sign Joint Letter Denouncing Georgia Anti-Immigrant policies
2/26/14 •Call to Action: Say “NO” to Anti-Immigrant Senate Resolution 1031 and Senate Bill 404
2/11/14 •Recap: 3rd annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day
1/29/14 •Save the Date! Small Business Development Center Event on April 25th
1/24/14 •We’re Hiring!
1/07/14 •AALAC makes the front page of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
12/11/13 •Recap: AALAC’s 2013 Election Season Celebration
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