Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC)


Photo courtesy of Berta Romero

Photo courtesy of Berta Romero

Photo courtesy of Berta Romero

Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (CAGP)
From the blog

Jul 24 How Strong Love Can Be
Vanuyen Pham

Being political and advocating for change is not exactly what my parents wanted for me. What they don’t understand is that I want to do this because they can’t. I want to be sure their stories and the stories of my community are heard. I am honored to be here at SEARAC, where I am surrounded by people who also care deeply about advocating for their communities.

Jul 12 Discovering My Roots in DC
Emily Short

I had never been part of an Asian American community before, in part because I was worried that I would not be accepted because I was “only half,” but I decided to take that chance.

What's New


Jan 10

Yesterday, the White House and Congressional leaders discussed potential bargaining chips for a deal to protect 800,000 DREAMers from deportation. Family-based immigration, diversity visas, and refugee admissions are all potentially on the chopping block. Taken together, these proposals would ultimately cut immigration into the U.S. by over 50%.


Dec 30

Fierce Southeast Asian American advocates like you are the lifeblood of our movement for justice and equity. Donate today to sustain and deepen this movement in 2018.


Dec 19

A federal judge issued a temporary restraining order stopping the deportations of Cambodians picked up in the recent ICE raids as part of a class action lawsuit. Deportations are blocked until a court hearing on January 11.