As of summer 2023, we are thrilled to announce the launch of VietRISE’s Membership Program, a community organizing initiative that aims to build a community and network of individuals dedicated to advancing social justice and community empowerment in Orange County’s Little Saigon. By joining the program, members become part of a collective force committed to advancing social justice and building power with working-class Vietnamese and immigrant communities.


All members receive the following benefits:

  • Welcome package with a VietRISE tote bag, t-shirts, and more
  • Access to the VietRISE Membership Discord server
  • Notice of paid positions weeks in advance
  • Book club, author talk events, and member-specific socials
  • Join a committee to work on activities that advance VietRISE’s mission
  • Voting rights at VietRISE Congress on propositions and other matters
  • Voting rights on t-shirt designs and other topic
  • Co-working days at the VietRISE office with free coffee and snacks


Currently, membership into our program is by invitation. We identify and invite potential members based on the following:

  • Demonstrated alignment with VietRISE’s mission and vision
  • Has been an active volunteer and/or participant in VietRISE’s programs and activities


To learn more about our program, please email


VietRISE advances social justice and builds power with working-class Vietnamese and immigrant communities in Orange County. We build leadership and create systemic change through organizing, narrative change, cultural empowerment, and civic engagement.

VietRISE is fiscally sponsored by Tides Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


(714) 589-5496

14351 Euclid St. #1M, Garden Grove, CA 92843