Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

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Position Summary: Advancing Justice - LA seeks a Project Director to oversee operation of legal helplines that increase access to justice for low-income, limited English speaking immigrants. The Project Director will supervise advocates that conduct in-language legal intakes for all of Advancing Justice - LA’s substantive legal programs, including family law, domestic violence, immigration, employment, and civil rights. The Project Director also will be responsible for expanding services to include government benefits consultations. This position will report to...

The California Policy Manager is the lead representative in Sacramento for Asian Americans Advancing Justice - California (Advancing Justice - CA), a statewide partnership between two long-standing civil rights organizations. This is an exciting opportunity to lead legislative and other advocacy on the most pressing, cutting-edge, social justice issues of the day, such as protecting the rights of immigrants, low-wage workers, and tenants; ensuring access to healthcare and education; and ending mass incarceration. 

Duties and Responsibilities: The...
Position Summary: Through the New Americans Campaign (NAC), Advancing Justice – LA is collaborating with the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) to explore virtual review of naturalization applications through the online platform, Citizenshipworks. The project’s goal is to increase the number of LPRs applying for naturalization by developing an inclusive, replicable, scalable model for mobilizing LPRs outside the group-processing model. The goal is for the NAC to then scale this model to communities across the United States, triaging increasing numbers of...
Position Summary: Advancing Justice-LA seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, collaborative and creative Development Officer who will be part of a six-person development team that raises the organization’s over $ 11 million annual budget. Under the direction of the Co-Directors of Development, the Development Officer will partner with the development team and senior staff to cultivate funding opportunities and secure foundation, government and corporate grant funding for the multiple programs serving AANHPI communities. 
The Education Equity Coordinator will be focused on providing support and direction to the grassroots organizations that connect to Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA (Advancing Justice-LA) and the College for All Coalition’s policy agenda, to the students and families that are impacted, and to its local implementation. Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Duties and Responsibilities: The Education Equity Coordinator will work under the Education Equity Director and with relevant staff at...
Position Summary: Advancing Justice-LA seeks a highly organized and experienced Facilities and Office Manager.  This person will be responsible for overseeing building-related activities that ensure the building and related infrastructures are safe and well-functioning.  This person will also manage the day-to-day office-wide operations of our organization including managing organizational processes and systems that support personnel like office equipment, supplies, rentals, and billing.  The ideal candidate will be able to optimize the use of space, services...
Purpose: The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to solicit proposals from consultants experienced in community engagement, policy advocacy, campaign management, and coalition development to assist Asian Americans Advancing Justice (“Advancing Justice”) with an assessment of the Advancing Justice affiliation’s current community networks and to make recommendations on building out its capacity to support community-based organizations in large-scale mobilizations and effective participation in national issue-based campaigns.
Position Summary: Advancing Justice-LA seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, energetic and creative Special Events Manager who will be part of a six-person development team that raises the organization’s over $ 11 million annual budget. Reporting to the Executive Director and Vice President of Program Development, the Special Events Manager will partner with the development team and Advancing Justice-LA staff to manage and execute the organization’s key special events including the organization’s Anniversary Dinner.

Position Summary: The staff attorney is a full-time position working in the Advancing Justice-LA office under the supervision of the Citizenship Project Director. Looking for a highly motivated, self-starter who is passionate about public service work with a background in immigration law. The staff attorney will work directly on complex naturalization cases, provide technical support and capacity building to local API-serving nonprofit organizations on naturalization, and support evening and weekend citizenship workshops. 


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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
हिंदी 855.971.2552


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
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.