Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Co-Executive Director


Aileen Louie is the Director of Institutional Giving at Advancing Justice-LA, working closely with program staff and a wide range of institutional partners to secure the resources necessary to support the organization's work.

Aileen has over 20 years of nonprofit fundraising and management experience, gained primarily from her work at Advancing Justice-LA.  Over the course of her career she has held several positions within the organization.  She was its first Development Director and has also served as the Vice President of Program Administration as well as the Leadership Development Strategy Director.  After stepping away from the organization to focus on her family, she returned to resume her work in supporting its ongoing development.  In addition to her work with Advancing Justice-LA, she has also served on numerous non-profit boards including Search to Involve Pilipino Americans and the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum, where she was one of its founding sisters.

Aileen is a graduate of UCLA where she was an student advocate for Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.


Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants (DRAI)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday - Friday

For more information or to apply to DRAI, please call: 

Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese)  (213) 241-8872
Khmer  (213) 241-8877
Korean  (213) 241-8873
Tagalog  (213) 241-8874
Thai  (213) 241-8875
Vietnamese  (213) 241-8876
English/Other, Non-Spanish  (213) 241-8880
Spanish/English** (CARECEN)  (213) 315-2659
Spanish/English** (CHIRLA)  (213) 201-8700
 (213) 395-9547

*This list will continue to expand.
** Spanish assistance available through CARECEN & CHIRLA.
***We are experiencing heavier call volume than usual. We highly encourage you to call your native language phone line, the wait time may be shorter. 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.