Upcoming Events

2019 Advancing Justice Conference

Don't miss out on one of the largest gathering of Asian Americans working on social justice and civil rights in the United States. Join us in Atlanta early next year!

More details coming soon. Online registration now open! visit aaajc2019.org

Asian Americans Advancing Justice is a national affiliation of five leading organizations that include Advancing Justice - AAJC (Washington, D.C.), Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus (San Francisco), Advancing Justice - Atlanta, Advancing Justice - Chicago, and Advancing Justice - Los Angeles.

*Don't forget to add info@advancingjustice-atlanta.org to your address book to receive the latest conference updates!

Asian American Advocacy Day

Join us on Wednesday, March 13 for our Asian American Advocacy Day at Liberty Plaza as we engage our legislators on issues important to our communities.

Tentative program:

8:30am - check-in & arrival at Liberty Plaza
9:00am - start of program & advocacy training
10:00am - group picture inside of the Capitol & lobbying
11:15am - rally at Liberty Plaza
12:00pm - end of program & travel to Hyatt Regency Atlanta for lunch & conference

This year we've changed up our usual breakfast program and instead, have organized our Advocacy Day in conjunction with the National Advancing Justice Conference which is being hosted in Atlanta from March 11-13. Advocacy Day participants will receive free one-day admission to the Conference on that Wednesday and will have the opportunity to join us for lunch and panels with Asian American leaders from around the country. Learn more at http://aaajc2019.org

Registration is free! Please sign up by March 7th to guarantee your spot at our Advocacy Day & conference - bit.ly/aaaj0313

Muslim Advocacy Day at the Capitol

Join us for our first ever Muslim Advocacy Day at the Georgia State Capitol on March 21st from 11am-2pm. This will be our opportunity to engage our legislators on issues that are important to our community, and to give our elected leaders insight into our growingly diverse community. Our steering committee for this event Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta, CAIR Georgia, the Georgia Muslim Voter Project, and IMAN Atlanta.

Tentative program:
11am - arrival & lunch
11:30 - advocacy training
12:00pm - meet with your legislators
1:00pm - closing program & presentation

Please register by March 14th here: bit.ly/muslimdayga

If you have any questions or would like to be an organizational sponsor, please email Aisha Yaqoob at ayaqoob@advancingjustice-atlanta.org

Please be sure to bring a photo ID to get into the Capitol!