Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago builds power through collective advocacy and organizing to achieve racial equity.
We equip community members with strategies to combat anti-Asian hate and harassment.
We connect across communities through our leadership in coalitions at the city, state, and national levels.
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JOB POSTING: Director of Organizing
Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago is searching for a Director of Organizing to join our team in early 2022. This position presents a unique opportunity for a strategic, dynamic, and thoughtful leader to advance this organization’s commitment to building power through base building, grassroots leadership development, and issue-based campaigns.Read More
Statement on the Tragic Loss of Suraj Mahadeva
We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of another member of the Asian American community, Suraj Mahadeva, who was a victim of gun violence in Palmer Square over the weekend.Read More
Chicago Immigrant Youth to Walk Out to Demand Senator Durbin Deliver a Pathway to Citizenship in BBB
A city-wide student walkout followed by a rally where HANA Center’s FYSH youth leadership council members and their peers will speak out to demand Senator Durbin deliver a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants this year.Read More
From Our Leaders
"I’ve really enjoyed being with Advancing Justice | Chicago because it’s a group that wants to change things … It’s really good to be able to be in community and organize and fight for each other."
— Tia, A Just Chi leader