Bring us to your community

Bring SAALT to Your Community

SAALT offers a vari­ety of ways to share its issue-area exper­tise to help you in plan­ning con­fer­ence speak­ers, work­shops and train­ings, as well as help com­mu­ni­ty, stu­dent, pro­fes­sion­al, cul­tur­al and reli­gious groups learn more about our work.

Workshops, trainings, and guest speaking

Workshops and Trainings
SAALT staff can work with you to plan and facil­i­tate train­ings and work­shops around a vari­ety of top­ics from civ­il and immi­grant rights to the val­ue of social jus­tice in the South
Asian com­mu­ni­ty. SAALT has worked with stu­dent groups, mem­ber­ship orga­ni­za­tions, non­prof­its and edu­ca­tion­al insti­tu­tions to bring exper­tise in areas from immi­gra­tion and civ­il rights, lead­er­ship devel­op­ment, bias and dis­crim­i­na­tion pol­i­cy, social jus­tice and more.

Past workshop and trainings topics:

  • Dis­cus­sions around “Rais­ing Our Voic­es: South Asian Amer­i­cans Address Hate”
  • “Where Are You From?”: Decon­struct­ing Ideas in Asian Amer­i­can Com­mu­ni­ties and Beyond”
  • “Where Do You Fit In?”: The South Asian Social Jus­tice Move­ment
  • Myths and Real­i­ties of Immi­gra­tion Reform
  • Con­tin­u­ing Impact of 9/11 on the South Asian Com­mu­ni­ty
  • Anti-racism train­ings

Past SAALT trainings and workshops:

  • Young Jains Asso­ci­a­tion (2008)
  • East Coast Asian Amer­i­can Stu­dents Union (2006–2008)
  • Nation­al Konkani Con­fer­ence (2007)
  • Asso­ci­a­tion of Physi­cians of Indi­an Ori­gin con­ven­tion (2006)
  • Look­ing for a speak­er for your event, pan­el or forum?

If you are inter­est­ed in work­ing with SAALT for a train­ing or work­shop, please email us at

Guest Speaking
Need a keynote speak­er for your annu­al meet­ing? Need issue exper­tise at your next pan­el or forum? SAALT staff have par­tic­i­pat­ed in and giv­en speech­es for numer­ous annu­al mem­ber­ship meet­ings, issue-based pan­els and com­mu­ni­ty or media forums.

Past SAALT speeches and panels:

  • South Asian Aware­ness Net­work Con­fer­ence keynote (2008)
  • State Depart­ment brief­ing on the Amer­i­can polit­i­cal sys­tem (2008)
  • “What’s at Stake for Asian Amer­i­cans in this Elec­tion Year” Pan­el (2008)
  • South Asian Iden­ti­ty Week at Brown Uni­ver­si­ty (2007)
  • Nation­al South Asian Law Stu­dents Asso­ci­a­tion Con­fer­ence keynote (2006)

If you are inter­est­ed in invit­ing SAALT to speak at your event, pan­el or forum, please email us at

Sharing and Collaboration
Want to share SAALT’s work with your stu­dent group, pro­fes­sion­al orga­ni­za­tion, cul­tur­al or reli­gious asso­ci­a­tion?

SAALT is always excit­ed to share our mis­sion of strength­en­ing South Asian com­mu­ni­ties with com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers and groups. If you are inter­est­ed in dis­cussing SAALT and its work at a future meet­ing of your stu­dent group, pro­fes­sion­al orga­ni­za­tion, cul­tur­al or reli­gious asso­ci­a­tion, please con­tact us at