A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in California, 2013
Monday, February 4, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (PST)
Los Angeles, CA
California is home to the nation's largest Asian American population and the nation's second largest Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) population. Join the Asian Pacific American Legal Center for a presentation and discussion on the findings from our latest demographic report on Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in California. This report compiles the latest data on Asian Americans and NHPI, providing insight into the diversity of these communities as well as how policymakers can address the needs of the fastest growing groups in the state.
Media, Asian American, NHPI and other community organizations are invited to attend. Please feel free to share this invitation with your media and community contacts.
Free copies of the report will be available at the event.
Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Panel of Speakers:
Stewart Kwoh, Executive Director, APALC
Dan Ichinose, Demographic Research Project Director, APALC
Mike Eng, Former California Assemblymember
Catherine Eusebio, Board Member, United We Dream
Tana Lepule, Executive Director, Empowering Pacific Islander Communities (EPIC)
If you are interested in attending the San Francisco event on Feb 4th at 10am, please RSVP at http://communityofcontrastssf.eventbrite.com/
If you are interested in attending the San Jose event on Feb 5th at 10am, please RSVP at http://communityofcontrastssj.eventbrite.com/
When & Where
Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles
Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles (Advancing Justice - LA), formerly the Asian Pacific American Legal Center, is the nation’s largest legal and civil rights organization for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (NHPI).
Founded in 1983 as the Asian Pacific American Legal Center, Advancing Justice - LA serves more than 15,000 individuals and organizations every year. Through direct services, impact litigation, policy advocacy, leadership development, and capacity building, Advancing Justice - LA focuses on the most vulnerable members of Asian American and NHPI communities while also building a strong voice for civil rights and social justice.
Advancing Justice - LA is based in downtown Los Angeles, with satellite offices in Orange County and Sacramento.
For more information, please visit www.advancingjustice-la.org.