January 18 -- Young Professionals Committee's 2012 Kick-Off MLK Happy Hour

Thursday, Jan 5, 2012

To Benefit AALDEF's Immigrants' Rights Project with a Special Presentation by Staff Attorney Nermeen Arastu

Join us on Wednesday, January 18, 6-9 pm for drink specials and appetizers

Keats @ 842 2nd Ave (between 44th and 45th St.)

$10 Suggested Donation

Learn more about AALDEF's Immigrants' Rights Project

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, founded in 1974, is a national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans. By combining litigaion, advocacy, education, and organizing, AALDEF works with Asian American communities all across the country to secure human rights for all.


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