SDAAFE News Brief

On Oct. 30, 2022, San Diego Asian Americans For Equality (SDAAFE), represented by SDAAFE President Dr. Joan Chen and co-founder Mr. Frank Xu, joined an “Equal Education Rights for All” Rally in Washington, D.C., which was organized by the Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) and 15 partner organizations, including SDAAFE. The rally, held in […]

Tutors of the Year

SDAAFE is pleased to announce the following youths who participated in our Tutors For Change program during the 2021-2022 year: Tutors of the Year: Irene Wu Nathan Xiong Jason Ye Emily Zheng   Tutors of Honorable Mention: Alan Bao Charles Ding Angela Fang Sophia Fang Grace He Mark He Leighton Hsieh Claire Hu Yizhou Hu Justin […]

SDAAFE Proudly Endorsed Phan Anderson for SDUHSD School Board

“I am a parent of three children, and I know the importance of education. As an immigrant, my family and I worked hard to be successful in America. I have been able to achieve my own American dream, which would not have been possible without a good education. I am an independent thinker and practical […]

SDAAFE Voter Guide (2022 Primary Election)

GOVERNOR: no endorsement LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR: no endorsement SECRETARY OF STATE: no endorsement CONTROLLER: LANHEE CHEN TREASURER: ANDREW DO ATTORNEY GENERAL: no endorsement INSURANCE COMMISSIONER: no endorsement MEMBER, STATE BOARD EQUALIZATION 4TH DISTRICT: no endorsement UNITED STATES SENATOR: no endorsement UNITED STATES SENATOR – PARTIAL TERM: no endorsement UNITED STATES REPRESENTATIVE 48TH DISTRICT: DARREL ISSA UNITED […]

Freeway Sign Fundraise for Convoy Asian Culture district

In 2020, the Convoy District Partnership, a non-profit organization representing business owners, tenants and shoppers in San Diego’s Convoy District area, worked with San Diego City Councilmember Chris Cate and then-Assemblymember Todd Gloria to officially recognize Convoy as the “Convoy Pan Asian Cultural and Business Innovation District.” This official designation from the City of San […]

San Diego Asian Americans for Equality Endorses John Hemmerling for Sheriff

San Diego Asian American for Equality (SDAAFE) strongly endorses John Hemmerling for San Diego County Sheriff. As Sheriff, Hemmerling will be tough on crime and a leader in criminal justice reform. He will restore confidence, competence and transparency in the department and institute needed reforms starting on day one.   “Due to the recent multiple […]

ARC Contest Press Release

San Diego, CA – San Diego Asian Americans for Equality (SDAAFE) and Friends of We Chinese in America (FOWCIA) would like to congratulate the following Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) youths who won a prize in our youth art/essay/media contest to raise awareness of health and wellness in AANHPI communities. High school […]