Upcoming Events

2018 Asian American Legislative Breakfast & Lobby Day

Please join us for our Seventh Annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day on Thursday, February 22nd in the Georgia State Capitol located in downtown Atlanta. Our Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day is designed to be a relationship-building opportunity among Asian American leaders, Georgia elected officials and other policy makers. Our event draws the largest number of Asian American business and community leaders to the Georgia Capitol each year, typically bringing together over 300 guests.

This year's event will start with coffee and refreshments as well as a formal program at the Floyd Room at the James H Floyd Building from 7:30AM - 9:00AM, followed by an opportunity to lobby elected officials on important issues in the legislature. Guests will be invited to join us back in the Floyd Room for a lunch and keynote address (TBD).

For any questions, please contact Berenice Rodriguez at Berenice@advancingjustice-atlanta.org.
To purchase tickets or sponsorships https://2018legbreakfast.eventbrite.com

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2018 FREE CITIZENSHIP CLINICS

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

Monthly Free Citizenship Clinic (Appointments Required - Call 404-890-5655)

• February 24 - 9am-1pm at Georgia Gwinnett College Student Life Center-LVIS Room (1000 University Center LN, Lawrenceville, GA 30043) Sign up at bit.ly/clinicfeb2018
• March 10 - 10am - 12pm at Skyland United Methodist Church (1850 Skyland Terrace Ne, Atlanta, GA 30319) Sign up at bit.ly/clinic2018mar

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta will be conducting series of Free Citizenship Clinics with our partners around Georgia and also hold our monthly Free Clinic in Clarkston, Norcross Human Services Center, Lilburn, and Chamblee. (See below for details)

Monthly Free Clinic at Clarkston Library (951 N Indian Creek Dr. Clarkston GA 30021)

-First come, first serve 10am to 1pm
Upcoming Dates:
• January 26 • February 23
• March 23 • April 27
• May 25 • June 22
• July 27 • August 24
• September 28 • October 26

Monthly Free Clinic at Chamblee Branch, DeKalb County Public Library (4115 Clairmont Road, Chamblee, GA 30341)

-First come, first serve 10am to 1pm Upcoming Dates:
• January 5 • February 5
• March 5 • April 2
• June 1 • July 6
• August 3 • September 7
• October 5 • November 2
• December 7

Monthly Free Clinic at Norcross Human Services Center (5030 Georgia Belle Ct, Norcross, GA 30093)

First come, first serve. 9 am to 12 pm.
Upcoming Dates:
• January 11 • February 8
• March 8 • May 10
• June 14 • July 12
• August 9 • September 13
• October 11 • November 8
• December 13

Free Citizenship Clinic at Lilburn Branch Library (4817 Church Street, Lilburn, GA 30047)

First come, first serve. 10am to 1pm
• February 16 • March 16
• April 20

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
• 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 .

2018 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 24th at 8:30 am and concludes on Sunday, March 25th 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). advancingjusticeatlanta.weebly.com

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