Upcoming events from Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC.

American Courage Awards will be held October 3, 2019 at the National Press Club.

2019 American Courage Awards

Thursday, October 3, 2019

National Press Club - 529 14th Street Northwest, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045

5:30 p.m. – VIP Cocktail Reception

(By Invitation Only)

6:30 p.m. – General Program and Reception

The American Courage Awards is an annual event hosted by Advancing Justice | AAJC, honoring individuals, groups, and corporations in recognition of their extraordinary courage or commitment to the cause of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) civil rights. Your generous support of the American Courage Awards serves to ensure the quality, continuance, and reach of our highly valuable programs to promote justice.

The American Courage Awards offers a meaningful opportunity for corporations, foundations, law firms, and community organizations to come together and show their support for strengthening the civil and human rights of the AAPI community.

For sponsorship opportunities and ticketing information, please click here. To purchase individual tickets, click here.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Chairman’s Circle

Comcast NBCUniversal


Founder’s Circle



Executive Circle

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP


CBS Corporation

Parkin Lee and Doris Ng



Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP

Gina Shishma and E. David Sosa

Jones Day

Marriott International, Inc.

Maynard Cooper & Gale


Starbucks Coffee Company


Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

Bauman Foundation

Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP

Ginger Lew

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Nichols Liu LLP


Carol Izumi and Frank Wu


Crowell & Moring LLP 

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Ivan and Sharon Fong

Law Offices of William C. Hou

Nancy Lee


United Food & Commercial Workers International

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Citizenship Workshops in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia

Get free legal help with your citizenship applications at our citizenship workshops. Click here to find more information about the next workshop.

Youth Leadership Summit

The 2019 Youth Leadership Summit is taking place Thursday, September 19 - Saturday, September 21, 2019, in Washington, D.C. Meet our 2019 finalists!