Topic: Promoting Social Change (What’s Happening)

Promoting Social Change

Take Action Against Public Charge!

Add your voice in opposition to the attack on our immigrant communities that will force immigrants to choose between a green card and access to critical benefits. Community members now have less than 50 days to submit comment against these … Continue reading

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Submit Public Comment and Resist Proposed Public Charge Regulation

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Chinese for Affirmative Action Communications Manager, 415-274-6750 x319 elau@caasf.org Submit Public Comment and Resist Proposed Public Charge Regulation San Francisco, CA– The Trump Administration published “public charge” regulation to … Continue reading

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CAA Applauds Passage of San Francisco Ordinance to Strengthen Non-Citizen Enfranchisement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 23, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  CAA Applauds Passage of San Francisco Ordinance to Strengthen Non-Citizen Enfranchisement San Francisco, CA— The San Francisco Board of Supervisors yesterday unanimously adopted an ordinance to strengthen the … Continue reading

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CAA Celebrates Immigrant Family Day 2018

Every year since 2007, community members working with the San Francisco Immigrant Legal & Education Network (SFILEN) gather at City Hall for Immigrant Family Day for community building and civic engagement. As one of the 12 founding member organizations, CAA … Continue reading

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2018 San Francisco June Election Guide

CAA hosted two Mayoral Candidate Conversations this past April with San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim and with former San Francisco State Senator Mark Leno. With the Mayoral election on the horizon, it was an opportunity to discuss with them their … Continue reading

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CAA Congratulates Ms. Sherry Chen on Lawsuit Victory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 25, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  CAA Congratulates Ms. Sherry Chen on Lawsuit Victory San Francisco, CA— Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA) expresses its strong agreement with today’s ruling in favor of Sherry Chen … Continue reading

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CAA Denounces Trump Administration For Targeting Immigrant Families with “Public Charge”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  CAA Denounces Trump Administration For Targeting Immigrant Families with “Public Charge” San Francisco– CAA denounces the proposal by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to unnecessarily and unlawfully … Continue reading

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Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Undermines Democracy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Undermines Democracy San Francisco — CAA denounces the decision by the U.S. Department of Commerce to include a citizenship question in the 2020 … Continue reading

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CAA Rallies to Safeguard Immigrant Communities In San Francisco

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 28, 2018 CONTACT: Hong Mei Pang Director of Advocacy hpang@caasf.org (English, Mandarin, Cantonese) Jose Ng Immigrant Rights Community Advocate jng@caasf.org (Cantonese)   CAA Rallies to Safeguard Immigrant Communities In San Francisco San Francisco, CA— CAA will join today’s … Continue reading

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House Republicans Are Failing Immigrants

It has been almost one year since the U.S. Senate passed their version of comprehensive immigration reform legislation and the Republicans in the House of Representatives have still done nothing.

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