Do you have a passion for making a positive impact in your community? Are you motivated and dedicated to using your skills and talents to create meaningful change? If so, we’ve got some exciting news for you!
UNAVSA’s Civic Engagement Committee is thrilled to announce our very first UNAVSA-18 Passion Project Scholarship for passionate individuals wanting to make a difference. Awardees will be given a free ticket to UNAVSA’s Leadership Conference in July to showcase their intended project and network with young professionals from across the U.S. and Canada.
Applications close on Monday May 22nd at 11:59pm PT! For more information and how to apply, please click on the button below.
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We spoke with Zon Moua from Freedom, Inc. and Cat Bao Le from SEAC Village about how Southeast Asian American can stay accountable to Black folx in the fight for racial justice and liberation for all.
Navigating conversations around the Black Lives Matter Movement, police brutality, systemic racism, and allyship can be difficult. This 4 part series is focused on giving folx some conversational language and questions to continue the dialogue around Black Lives Matter.
Projects, Resources, and Statements
All of our projects, campaigns, webinars, and statements can be found below. Click on each tab to navigate to a specific type of project; navigation by topics or policy areas is currently in the works.
We are proud to belong to and partner with coalitions and organizations that support the advancement of all communities. To learn more, click on any of the following campaigns or coalitions:
- Immigrant Justice Network
- AAJC Community Partner Network
- SEARAC – Financial Literacy Initiative
- Value Our Families General Membership
Our organization focuses on issues that affect the Vietnamese community in the United States and Canada. Currently, we focus on the following topics:
- Anti-deportation defense
- COVID-19 support
- Nail salon workers rights
- Educational access
- Data disaggregation
- Electoral representation
UNAVSA Civic Community
The UNAVSA Civic Community is a Facebook group for all members and affiliates to share their thoughts on political topics, current events, and more.
Our team is looking for more support from graphic designers, language access advocates, and policy writers. We also welcome any individuals committed to shaping and advancing a progressive Vietnamese community.