Come to ALA’s Community Education Presentations to learn more about your rights! Presentation topics range from Citizenship, Immigration, Housing, and Public Benefits. They are FREE and open to the public. We hope to see you all there! For more presentation topics and date, please check out our list of events under the “Events” page. […]
ALA will have FREE Mock Citizenship Interviews at the Alum Rock Branch Library on Thursday, August 8th at 1PM. ALA Staff will education the public on the interview process as well as a practice interviewing with attendees. Come to this event if you need help with the Citizenship Interview!
The Volunteer for Clerical and Data Entry Support provides assistance to staff attorneys, and administrative staff with client intake, case files, office management and general support. The volunteer deals directly with ALA’s client base, which is composed primarily of low income, limited English speaking Asian/Pacific Islanders and immigrant/refugee communities. Volunteer for Clerical and Data Entry […]
Do you know your constitutional rights? Regardless of your immigration status, you are protected under the U.S. Constitutions. In case you are stopped by the local police or even I.C.E, you can present them a “red card” to defend yourself. Please visit the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) at www.ilrc.org/red-cards to know more about red […]
ALA’s Executive Director, Richard Konda, was on the “SPEAK UP!” panel with Karen Korematsu of the Fred T. Korematsu Institute, Zahra Billoo of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Teresa Castellanos, Board vice-president San Jose Unified School District, and Susan Hayase, San Jose Nikkei Resisters. As active members of the San Jose community, this panel discussed what […]
Volunteers are important to the success of the Asian Law Alliance. Currently, ALA is in need of Vietnamese-speaking volunteers to assist with general intake, clinic, translation, and interpretation. To apply, please email a completed application and your resume to ALAVolunteerCoord@asianlawalliance.org.