Topic: Calendar of Events

2017 Celebration of Justice

SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars for June 8, 2017 for CAA’s 48th Anniversary Celebration of Justice. Sponsorship packages are available now! Learn how you can support CAA and bring visibility to your organization. Please call 415-274-6750 or email COJ48@caasf.org.

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CAA Community Open House

We are excited to announce that CAA has returned to our Chinatown headquarters at 17 Walter U. Lum Place. To welcome our community members back to the renovated Kuo Building, we will host a Community Open House on Thursday, Feb. … Continue reading

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2016 Celebration of Justice

We celebrate CAA’s 47th year serving the Chinatown and Asian American communities. The evening will feature a conversation between Prof. Ling-chi Wang, who helped establish Asian American studies at UC Berkeley, and Joyce Xi, daughter of Xiaoxing Xi, a Chinese American … Continue reading

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CAA 2016 Membership Meeting

“Changing the Asian American Narrative” A panel discussion with community partners who are disrupting and shifting the mainstream narrative of Asian Americans today. Tuesday, March 1, 2016 International Hotel Manilatown Center

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Who Should Represent Chinatown?

As there are in the rest of the City, there are important issues facing San Francisco Chinatown. But too often Chinatown residents are not provided the same opportunities to participate in the elections and public policy decisions that affect their … Continue reading

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Celebration of Justice

On Thursday, September 17th, Chinese for Affirmative Action will be hosting our Celebration of Justice fundraising dinner at the Far East Cafe, 631 Grant Avenue, San Francisco. Though the classic Empress of China — home for the past several CAA … Continue reading

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Learn about CAA’s latest activities at our 2015 membership meeting

Advocating for fair and inclusive immigration reform, fighting to keep City College of San Francisco open, providing hundreds of newcomer immigrants with job assistance — these are a few of the activities that CAA has been busy with in the new year. Come … Continue reading

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CAA co-presents “9-MAN” documentary at CAAMFest

CAA is pleased to co-present a fascinating documentary, 9-MAN, at this year’s CAAMFest. The film explores the gritty Chinese-only street-ball game that was born in the alleys and parking lots of local 1930s Chinatowns. The screening will be at the historic Great … Continue reading

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A Farewell Dinner for the Empress of China

After 48 years of hosting wedding banquets, family reunions, and community groups like CAA, the beloved Empress of China restaurant in San Francisco will be closing its doors. Help us say goodbye at a special farewell dinner on December 4th.

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CAA 45th Anniversary Celebration of Justice

CAA turns 45 this year and we want to celebrate with you! The Celebration of Justice is CAA’s largest annual fundraiser and brings together community leaders and friends for a night of celebration and renewing our commitment to social justice. … Continue reading

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