Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Research Analyst

Jeffer
Giang, MSW

Jeffer Giang is Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA’s Research Analyst in the Demographic Research Project (DRP). A Census Information Center (CIC), DRP seeks to make data on Asian Americans and Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (NHPI) more accessible through research, technical assistance, and training. Her recent work includes analyses of disaggregated data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s decennial census and American Community Survey illustrating social and economic diversity in Asian American and NHPI communities. Her first report with Advancing Justice-LA was a collaboration with AARP, entitled A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans 50 and Older (Los Angeles County).
 
Prior to joining  Advancing Justice-LA, Jeffer volunteered as a math tutor with Prison University Project and worked at a substance abuse residential treatment center for youth in Northern California. After leaving Sonoma County for Los Angeles to begin graduate school, she worked as an intern at a number of organizations, including California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, Institute for Applied Behavior Analysis, and Community Coalition.
 
Jeffer holds bachelor’s degrees in Asian American Studies and Women and Gender Studies from UC Davis and a master’s degree in Social Welfare from UCLA.

 

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Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356

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800.867.3126
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
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Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395

 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.