National Asian American Coalition

The NAAC is a HUD-Approved 501(c)(3) nonprofit housing organization and an emerging certified CDFI providing comprehensive counseling to over 10,000 minority families in diverse communities throughout California and as a CDFI, preparing clients for mortgages and linking qualified small business & non-traditional borrowers to loans and other financing options to assist underserved communities.

WE’VE MOVED! Our new office is located at

318 Westlake Center, Suite 270, Daly City, CA 94015

Call us at (650) 952-0522

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NAAC is an advocate for sustainable homeownership and creative strategies to stabilize communities through education, counseling and affordable housing.

Credit Counseling & Coaching

An intensive education and coaching program designed for new homebuyers and former homebuyers to help them build their credit.

Small Business

For the last 10 years, NAAC has worked with micro-business owners to provide education and technical assistance to help them build their capacity and grow their businesses.

Housing Legislation Delays Relief for Struggling Homeowners, Sets Up Vague Investment Scheme

SACRAMENTO – Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement after Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill 113, a housing trailer bill into law. The newly-signed legislation addresses the state’s plan to spend $331 million in...

NAAC wins anew in $331-million verdict for struggling California homeowners

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release July 18, 2019 (Sacramento, CA). The National Asian American Coalition (“NAAC”), won a decisive victory for homeowners yesterday as the California Supreme Court denied review of a lower court ruling ordering the return of $331...

Local Group Helping English Non-Speakers Fight Back Against Robocalls

“I look at the phone ringing and I'm literally scared," said Gupta. By May Tjoa and Brenda Gregorio-Nieto A local group is helping people who aren’t fluent in English fight back against Robo callers and scams. The National Asian American Coalition is stepping in to...

NDC and T-Mobile sign momentous MOU on diversity, community investment, and low-income wireless services ahead of planned merger with Sprint to become New T-Mobile

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release January 31, 2019 (Daly City, CA). The National Diversity Coalition (NDC) CEO Faith Bautista signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) today with T-Mobile US CEO John Legere on behalf of the New T-Mobile, the combined company that...

Taking money meant for financially pressed homeowners and using it to balance California’s budget is plain wrong

By GEORGE SKELTON SEP 17, 2018 | 12:05 AM | SACRAMENTO Gov. Jerry Brown and the Legislature just showed why many voters don’t trust Sacramento politicians with money — and why last year’s gas tax increase could be repealed on election day. Ruling Democrats never quite...

Is Assemblymember Phil Ting Only For The Crazy Rich Asians, Or Will He Fight For The Crazy Poor Ones, Too?

By Faith Bautista, Cora Oriel, Dion Catedrilla-Ugbebor, and Jin Sung* August 23, 2018 Daly City, CA Last week, the movie Crazy Rich Asians opened in theaters nationwide to long lines and critical acclaim, especially here in Daly City where a lot of Asians reside. Of...

Governor Brown and Legislative Allies Attempting to Illegally Raid $331 Million from the National Mortgage Special Deposit Fund

August 16, 2018 (Sacramento, CA). Struggling California homeowners are in danger of losing $331 million through illegal legislation proposed this week by allies of California Governor Jerry Brown and passed by the State Senate and Assembly Budget Committees. This is...

NAAC Wins $331 Million Verdict For California Homeowners

July 16, 2018 (Sacramento, CA). The National Asian American Coalition (“NAAC”) and two other nonprofit organizations won a resounding victory for low income and underserved homeowners last week as the California Third District Court of Appeals ruled that California...

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