A Community of Contrasts, Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the South, 2014

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The mission of Asian Americans Advancing Justice is to promote a fair and equitable society for all by working for

civil and human rights and empowering Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and other underserved communities.


Upcoming Events

Oct 2

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC (Advancing Justice | AAJC) cordially invites you to attend the 18th annual American Courage Awards reception.

Asian Law Caucus
Oct 26

To register for the event please click here. 

Community Champions Banquet
Oct 3

We are thrilled to announce the awardees of our 4th annual Community Champions Banquet.

May 21

Continue a tradition of building power for our communities! 

Los Angeles
Oct 23

The Anniversary Dinner is a signature annual event attended by over 1,200...

#WeAllMatter Campaign
Nov 03, 2014

Do you have a story to share about why immigrants and refugees matter in your life?  As part of Advancing Justice-Atlanta's goal to expand the base of people who support much needed federal immigration law reform and more citizenship options for...

Los Angeles
Sep 24, 2014

Advancing Justice-LA was proud to assist Shamim and Naznin Sarwar and their daughter Samiha with their naturalization applications earlier this year.  The family took their Oath of Allegiance and became citizens on August 27. They will celebrate their first Citizenship Day (Sept. 17) as American citizens. Read the rest here.



Nov 09, 2015

Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (NHPI) are one of California’s fastest growing and most diverse racial groups statewide. More NHPI reside in California than any other state on the continental U.S.

Nov 09, 2015

The report highlights the disparities that exist between specific ethnic groups and illustrates Asian American business and economic contributions and underscores the future political power of the demographic in the Western United States,...

Nov 09, 2015

Asian American and Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) communities are among the nation’s fastest growing. Citing recent data from the U.S.

Nov 09, 2015

Asian Americans at the Ballot Box: The 2012 General Election in California compiles information on the state’s Asian American electorate during the last major statewide election.

Nov 09, 2015

A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in California, 2013, compiles the latest data on Asian American, and Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) communities, providing insight into the diversity...