Lao Advocacy Organization of San Diego (LAOSD) is a grassroots, community based, all volunteer organization whose mission is to inspire and empower Laotian Americans through education and active engagement in civic and public affairs. LAOSD’s current focus is advocating for the inclusion of Laotian American Refugee History in California Schools.
SUPPORT THE INCLUSION OF LAOTIAN AMERICAN REFUGEE HISTORY IN CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS
Laos Allied & Supported United States of America’s During Vietnam War To Stop Communism
The U.S Involvement In Laos During Vietnam War Is Part of American History
California Is Home To The Largest Laotian American Population of 80,000+
Refugees from Laos, South Vietnam, and Cambodia Allowed To Enter U.S with Special Status in 1975 under The Indochina Migration & Refugee Assistances Act (Ford)
WE ARE A 100%
VOLUNTEER BASED ORGANIZATION
Donations will go towards resources needed to support an ongoing statewide campaign to include American Refugee history in California schools. Statewide Legislative Outreach – Our Mission is to gain the support of 40 State Senators and 80 Assembly Members; We will do that by finding bill coauthors and gain support letters to ensure they vote yes and the bill is passed.