ALA is HIRING!- Development Associate

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Development Associate Asian Law Alliance is seeking a full-time Development Associate to support fundraising for ALA programs empowering diverse low-income residents of Silicon Valley through legal services, community education, and organizing. Primary responsibilities will include assisting with ALA’s annual event, generating and posting flyers/graphic design, publishing ALA’s online newsletter, helping gather client impact stories and […]

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

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If you think you are being abused by someone you love, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE for confidential, anonymous help. Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of POWER and CONTROL perpetrated by one intimate partner against another. […]

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ALA 44th Anniversary

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Thank you for joining us in celebrating 44 years of advancing justice, dignity, and equality on September 23, 2021! Please click here for more information about ALA’s 44th Anniversary event. To watch a recording of our 44th Anniversary event broadcast, please click here.

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Governor Newsom Signs API Equity Budget: Historic $156.5 million measure to address systemic discrimination and rising hate incidents against AAPI communities

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SACRAMENTO, CA — California is taking steps to address the recent rise in hate incidents against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI). The Governor has signed the historic Asian and Pacific Islander (API) Equity Budget included in a fiscal bill approved by the Legislature last month. The API Equity Budget is sponsored by the API […]

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Historic Court decision vindicates Voting Rights of Asian Americans in the City of Santa Clara

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On December 30, 2020, the California Court of Appeals – Sixth District rendered a unanimous opinion affirming the decision by the Superior Court Judge Thomas E. Kuhnle ruling that the City of Santa Clara’s at-large election system diluted the vote of Asian Americans and thus violated the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA).   Acting Presiding Justice Eugene […]

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ALA IS HIRING!- Immigration Staff Attorney

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POSITION:  Immigration Staff Attorney (the job is temporarily remote due to Covid-19) AGENCY DESCRIPTION:  The Asian Law Alliance (ALA) is a non-profit community law office that has provided legal services, community education and advocacy services since 1977 to the Asian and Pacific Islanders communities in Santa Clara County.  Priority areas are immigration, housing, domestic violence, […]

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