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OCA - Asian Pacific American Advocates

OCA - Asian Pacific American Advocates

  • HQ

    Washington, DC

  • Founded

    1973

Status of data

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Operating budget

$1M - $2M

Staff Size

1 - 10

Areas of Focus
  • Youth Development
  • Civic Engagement
  • Anti-Hate & Anti-Racism
Populations served
  • Bangladeshi
  • Bhutanese
  • Burmese
Contact
  • Caroline Buaron Main Contact for Give In May Campaign

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We are dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans (APAs). WHO WE AREFounded in 1973, OCA – Asian Pacific American Advocates is a 501(c)(3) national non-profit, membership-driven organization based in Washington, D.C. with over 100 chapters and affiliates around the country.OUR POLICY OBJECTIVES INCLUDE:Immigration: We fight for comprehensive immigration reform that will improve the family visa system and create a clear pathway to citizenship.Education: We advocate for a more inclusive and accessible education system for all members of our community.Fair Treatment: We promote fair treatment and the elimination of discrimination, stereotyping, and hate crimes.Broadband Access: We support efforts to expand opportunity by increasing broadband access to low-income, immigrant, and elder communities.

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