Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Meet Our 4th Annual Community Champions and Celebrate them on Oct. 3rd!

We are thrilled to announce the awardees of our 4th annual Community Champions Banquet.  Ms. Le Dam Doan is the recipient of our Community Champions Lifetime Award, and Judge Meng Lim, Mr. Andy Kim, and Mr. Baik Kim are the recipients of our Community Champions Award.  Please join us in congratulating our distinguished Community Champions!  Read below about all of

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Meet Our Community Champions Banquet Keynote Speaker: Ms. Betty Lo

We are so honored to have Ms. Betty Lo as our keynote speaker for our 4th annual Community Champions Banquet.  Ms. Lo is vice president of community alliances & consumer engagement for Nielsen and works with community leaders, media, entertainment and consumer businesses to promote Nielsen’s education, philanthropic, and public affairs initiatives in the community.

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SAVE THE DATE | October 3, 2014 | 4th Annual Community Champions Banquet

Save the date of Friday October 3rd for our 4th annual Community Champions Banquet!  The banquet will be at Canton House Restaurant. Our keynote speaker is Ms. Betty Lo, vice president of community alliances & consumer engagement for Nielsen. Our banquet brings more than 350 friends and supporters together to recognize the exceptional contributions select individuals have

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Fast for Families Bus Riders Visited Atlanta March 26th

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

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AALAC hosts, “HOW TO WIN AN ELECTION!” training for community members

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

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AALAC presents DeKalb County Candidate Forum on Sunday, April 6, 2014 3p.m.-6p.m.

  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

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(Fast then) Feast for Families – Dinner and Dialogue on Immigration

Join AALAC and 9to5 for dinner and dialogue on how immigration impacts our lives and the need for federal immigration reform.  Both AALAC and 9to5 are local partners for the Fast for Families Campaign, a call for immigration reform and citizenship and the We Belong Together, Women for Common Sense Immigration Reform | Act.Fast.   Both

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SAVE THE DATE! Friday, May 16, 2014 -AALAC’s 4th Annual Embrace Fundraiser & Silent Auction

Support our work and celebrate Atlanta’s diversity and ongoing commitment to civil rights! Join AALAC, civil rights icons, lawyers, activists, business leaders, policy makers, and our supporters as we EMBRACE Georgia’s diversity and civil rights history! Then pamper yourself or someone special with luxurious auction items including:   THANKS TO OUR EMBRACE SPONSORS   PRESENTING

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Save the Date! Small Business Development Center Event on April 25th

On April 25th, the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (GIACC) and AALAC will hold a Small Business Development Center presentation at the Georgian Club. Our event will feature Lydia Jones, District Director of the Small Business Development Center who will answer your questions about growth funding, minority and women, owned business certification, state/federal incentives, and more! We are

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SAVE THE DATE! 3rd Annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast

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

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