Category: Bay Area/SF Chapter

KAYA at the DNC 2016

DNC Convention Day 1 is About the New Family Values: Reaction from KAYA  

Itliong-Vera Cruz Middle School

Back in 2013, KAYA SF Bay Area chapter let folks know that Alvarado middle school in Union City would change its name to honor Larry Itliong and Philip Vera Cruz. And on December 18th 2015 the name was changed to Itliong-Vera Cruz Middle School. This is the first school in the nation to honor Filipino…
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WATCH NOW: Filipino American Artists Join KAYA in National GOTV Video

With the start of Filipino American History Month, political grassroots organization KAYA: Filipino Americans for Progress (KAYA) debuted a get-out-the-vote public service announcement (PSA) featuring several prominent Filipino American celebrities to help encourage voter registration and awareness in the Filipino American community.

This Saturday: Precinct Walk to Help Elect Rob as one of 1st Filipino Americans into CA State Legislature

Help elect Rob Bonta who could one of the first Filipino Americans to serve in the California State Legislature! THIS SATURDAY, September 22 Rob Bonta for Assembly: Asian & Pacific Islander American Mobilization Precinct Walk 10AM-1PM 1736 Franklin Street, Oakland CA 94612 *Please note location change Sign-up to volunteer here: http://bit.ly/bontawalk912 RSVP on facebook here:…
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TONIGHT: Rob Bonta for CA Assemby Fall Campaign Kickoff

Fall Campaign Kickoff in Oakland tonight! Monday, September 17th 6-8PM Bonta for CA Headquarters 1736 Franklin Street, Suite 400 Oakland

Volunteers Needed for AALDEF Asian American Poll Monitoring Project

AALDEF Asian American Poll Monitoring Project VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to defend Asian American Voting Rights – Tuesday, November 6, 2012 In past elections, Asian Americans have faced a series of barriers in exercising their right to vote. In response, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund will monitor the elections for compliance with the federal…
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CONSTITUTION DAY AND CITIZENSHIP DAY, CONSTITUTION WEEK, 2012

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 13, 2012 CONSTITUTION DAY AND CITIZENSHIP DAY, CONSTITUTION WEEK, 2012 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Today, we celebrate our heritage as a country bound together by fidelity to a set…
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