Our Mission

VietRISE advances social justice for low-income Vietnamese and immigrant communities in Orange County. We create transformation and systematic change through organizing, shifting narratives, cultural empowerment, and civic engagement.

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Upcoming Events & Updates


Housing: We launched the Heart of Little Saigon, a housing assessment survey and housing rights education project. We are canvassing and providing housing rights education to Vietnamese renters in Little Saigon. Want to take a survey or volunteer? Contact Vincent at vincent@vietrise.org.

Immigration: We launched our #BringHumanRightsHome and #ICEoutofLittleSaigon campaigns to defend human rights for migrants and refugees, here at home in OC and at the border, and our state sanctuary laws that make immigrant and refugee communities safe. Learn more by checking out our recent Op-Ed written by our Executive Director!