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AACA-NYC is a community based civic organization dedicated to Preserving civil liberty and citizen responsibility for Asian American communities. Advocating issues and policies that affected the social welfare and well-being of the Asian American communities. Promoting Asian Americans’ civic engagement at all levels, and taking civic responsibilities for the benefit of everyone in the communities.
Connecting community activists on important social issues, and giving voice to their personal journeys to become inspiring agents of change. Building an online family to share information and support, while reducing language barriers, bridging cultural differences, and promoting community integration.
Educating immigrant community about citizen's civil liberty and responsibility by providing free citizenship class and public seminars.
Partnered with community allies and professionals to advocate on important social welfare issues and public polices that affected the well-being of the Asian American immigrant communities.
A Columbia graduated healthcare professional, a skilled and passionate community advocate and dedicated community organizer, Dr. Corinne Chen has provided capacity building, technical guidance and network enhancement to community-based organizations and providers serving Asian Americans in the greater New York area. Both mainstream and Asian media outlets have featured Dr. Corinne Chen’s efforts and highlighted her dedication to bridge immigrant communities gap and cultural disparities related to language and cultural barriers.
Founder and President of Asian American Civic Alliance – NYC
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