December 8, 2017

CAA Announces New Director of Advocacy

CAA is pleased to announce Hong Mei Pang as our new Director of Advocacy. Hong Mei will work closely with the Co-Executive Directors and other senior staff to advance CAA’s ambitious policy advocacy and community education goals. Previous to this…
December 8, 2017

On the Passing of Dr. Rolland Choy Lowe

It is with profound sadness that Chinese for Affirmative Action mourns the loss of longtime supporter and champion Dr. Rolland Choy Lowe. Dr. Lowe passed away peacefully at his home in Walnut Creek in early November at the age of…
December 8, 2017

CAA Advocates for “Clean” Federal DREAM Act

In the wake of the Trump Administration’s ending of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, CAA and other advocates around the country are seeking a “clean” DREAM Act to swiftly provide a permanent pathway to citizenship for undocumented…
October 31, 2017

End National Security Scapegoating

Prof Xi speaks at a press conference held at CAA on October 18, 2017. In early October, CAA joined Chinese Progressive Association, Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus and notable community leaders Henry Der, Ling-chi Wang, and Helen…
October 30, 2017

Developing Grassroots Leaders

Since 2004, CAA has been developing grassroots leaders to be powerful voices in their communities. This year, we are excited to announce the graduation of 16 community members from our leadership development program! The leadership development program empowers Chinese immigrants…
October 12, 2017

Statement about CAA Leadership

Statement from Vincent Pan, Executive Director: “I’m pleased to announce some exciting news about Chinese for Affirmative Action. Effective immediately, CAA will be led by a Co-Directorship between myself and Cynthia Choi, who last year served as interim director during…
September 13, 2017

We’re Looking for Volunteers!

Are you looking for opportunities to work for justice and assist impacted communities, or want to know more about what CAA does first-hand? We have some upcoming opportunities for you. CAA is looking for volunteers to help at various events…
September 13, 2017

End National Security Scapegoating Against Asian Americans

CAA is pleased to announce an October 19-21 Bay Area speaking tour featuring Professor Xiaoxing Xi at San Francisco State University, UC Berkeley, and Stanford University.  The purpose of the tour is to raise awareness of how Chinese Americans are…