Upcoming Events

2017 Non-Partisan Southern Regional Candidate Training | How to Win an Election!

Join Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta for our Southern Regional Candidate Training.

This Non-partisan training is designed to provide potential candidates with the information and practical tools needed to run for elected office and Win!

The training is open to individuals who are interested in running in the following Southern states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. While our focus is to train Asian Americans and other People of Color Candidates, we welcome and will consider all interested individuals.

This year's training is also open to Asian and Pacific Islander Youth (17-24) who are interested in leadership development, civic engagement, and learning about politics and the electoral process.

The Training will start on Saturday, March 18th at 8:30 am and concludes on Sunday, March 19th at 12:00 pm.

The training is open to Limited number of Participants so please register asap. We will accept applicants on rolling basis.

Scholarships are available. Please contact us directly *

Registration form, agenda can be found by on the link below. (Additional Details Coming Soon).



For anyone in need of US Citizenship application assistance.
Join us for the citizenship clinic with our trusted lawyer.

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta and our partners will be conducting series of Free Citizenship Clinics in Georgia.

o March. 18. 2017 (Saturday): Masjid Omar Bin Abdul Aziz (955 Harbins Rd. Lilburn, GA 30047) - 10am - 1pm : Appointments: bit.ly/clinic2017mar .

o April. 15. 2017 (Saturday): Time and location: TBD .

o May. 6. 2017 (Saturday): Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta (2401 Lake Park Dr, Smyrna, GA 30080)- Time:TBD .

Please bring all of the documents concerning your legal issue to the clinic
For Citizenship Application:
• Permanent Resident card (Green card) . • Driver’s license . • Social Security card
• 2 color passport photos . • All your passports . • Most recent tax return
• List of home addresses for the past 5 years . • List of employer names and addresses for the past 5 years
• Proof of public benefits, such as food stamps etc.
• Dates you have been outside the US since becoming a permanent resident and the countries you traveled to during these trips.
• If married to a US citizen or lawful permanent resident : bring spouse green card/ US passport, marriage certificate, divorce decrees.
• For your children: bring green card(s), complete name(s), date(s) of birth, social security numbers.
• Certified final court disposition for any traffic tickets.

$725 check or money order made out to U.S. Department of Homeland Security for filing fee.

*If you need financial assistance, please bring evidence of public benefits and/or your most recent Tax Returns.

Appointments are required! Walk-ins are welcome but appointments will be given priority.
Call 404-585-8446 or email at immigration@advancingjustice-atlanta.org for more details and to set up appointment .