September 7, 2017

CAA Mobilizes Against DACA Repeal

Eleven million of our immigrant family members, co-workers, friends, and neighbors remain trapped in the shadows of our society because our immigration system is badly broken. Several years ago, the Obama administration initiated the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)…
September 7, 2017

DACA Resources

On September 5, 2017, the Trump Administration rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) program. We are advising individuals who may be impacted to call our offices to get a free screening at (415) 761-3222. The National Immigration Law…
August 22, 2017

Our First E-Newsletter

Dear Friends, These are not normal times. With the most recent happenings in Charlottesville, we continue to see abominable displays of bigotry and violence in our country fueled by xenophobic and racist rhetoric and policy proposals. With so many dangerous…
August 7, 2017

Fact Sheet: Good Jobs for All Collaborative

CAA has partnered with Community Housing Partnership, Jobs with Justice, HOMEY, SF CLOUT, SOMCAN and Unite HERE Local 2 to create the Good Jobs 4 All (GJ4A) collaborative, which aims to provide job opportunities for marginalized individuals through the development…
June 29, 2017

Our Work Ahead

Chinese for Affirmative Action will never stop fighting for the cause of civil rights and social justice. That message was made loud and clear last month at the Rally for Inclusion we organized with our allies. We were heartened and…
May 17, 2017

Historic Rally Mobilizes Nearly 800

In the heart of Chinatown, feelings of resilience and solidarity reached all corners of Portsmouth Square; nearly 800 people gathered for the first ever Rally for Inclusion – a stand against recent anti-immigrant, refugee and Muslim policies and a call…
April 27, 2017

Remembering the 135th Anniversary of the Chinese Exclusion Act

Please join us in remembering the 135th Anniversary of the Chinese Exclusion Act at a historic community gathering on Saturday, May 6th in San Francisco Chinatown. The Chinese Exclusion Act was enacted during a dark period in our nation’s history…
March 29, 2017

Our Continual Resistance

During these tumultuous times, it is especially important to celebrate recent victories — like the preliminary injunction against Muslim Ban 2.0 — and ensuring that millions of Americans continue to have access to basic health care. If you are wondering…
March 29, 2017

Know Your Rights: 24 Hour Help Hotline

Report ICE and help protect your community.Call (415) 200-1548 If ICE comes to your home, workplace, or neighborhood, report this action by calling (415) 200-1548 and send help to those impacted. If ICE comes to your door Do not open…