Chinese American

    Citizens Alliance

               Greater New York 

The Chinese American Citizens Alliance, C.A.C.A., was established in 1895 in San Francisco and is the oldest Asian American Advocacy group in the country.  Learn more at C.A.C.A. National.


CACAGNY is an all-volunteer organization.

Chinese American Citizens Alliance: Looking Forward with a Look at History 




Chinese American Citizens Alliance of Greater New York Press Release

There are references to the New York chapter as early as 1916 and as late as 1978. 

To empower Chinese Americans, as citizens of the United States of America, by advocacy for Chinese-American interests based on the principles of fairness and equal opportunity, and guided by the ideals of patriotism, civility, dedication to family and culture, and the highest ethical and moral standards.