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.

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Homebuyer Down-Payment Assistance Program for San Diego Police Officers

“Public safety is our number one priority. Assisting our San Diego Police Officers with purchasing a home in the City of San Diego helps them establish roots in the communities they serve, and provides them with an additional incentive to join and stay with the San Diego Police Department. I am pleased to see the program come to fruition,” said Councilmember Chris Cate.

The following program is managed and administered by the National Asian American Coalition (NAAC), a HUD-Approved 501(c)3 nonprofit housing organization and certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing comprehensive counseling and preparing clients for mortgages in diverse communities throughout California. This is a partnership between NAAC and the City of San Diego, with contributing bank partners including Mechanics Bank, Pacific Western Bank and Axos Bank.

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Homeownership

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.

NAAC presented with an FHLBank San Francisco-matched grant by Mechanics Bank

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 27, 2021 MEDIA CONTACT:DebbbieLee Ruiz(619) 997-9799druiz@naac.org NAAC presented with an FHLBank San Francisco-matched grant by Mechanics Bank Daly City, California, April 27, 2021 – True to its commitment, Mechanics Bank presented The...

CITY OF KINGSBURG HOME TO T-MOBILE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE CENTER NOW UNDER CONSTRUCTION AND SLATED FOR 2022 OPENING

March 31, 2021 – The City of Kingsburg, Calif., is excited to announce T-Mobile has started construction on their previously-announced Central Valley Customer Experience Center (CEC). T-Mobile's forthcoming CEC will operate at the former K-Mart location, 333 W. Sierra...

Leaders push for ‘Zero-Tolerance Hate Zone’ policy in San Mateo County

by: Dan Thorn Posted: Mar 22, 2021 / 10:54 PM PDT / Updated: Mar 22, 2021 / 10:54 PM PDT DALY CITY, Calif. (KRON) – In response to crime against the Asian community, a “Zero-Tolerance Hate Zone” plan is now in the works in San Mateo County. All of these crimes have...

Charter Commits to Invest $1 Million in the National Asian American Coalition to Provide Small Business Loans in Underserved California Communities

PRESS RELEASES | DECEMBER 09, 2020 Charter Commits to Invest $1 Million in the National Asian American Coalition to Provide Small Business Loans in Underserved California Communities STAMFORD, Conn. – Charter Communications, Inc. today announced the Spectrum Community...

Axos Bank Donates $250,000 for Housing Assistance to San Diego Police Officers

Axos Bank Donates $250,000 for Housing Assistance to San Diego Police Officers Gift will support innovative partnership between the National Asian American Coalition and the City of San Diego December 01, 2020 07:05 AM Eastern Standard Time SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS...

NAAC and NDC mourns the passing of Former General Counsel Robert Gnaizda

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Faith Bautista (818) 318-7665 media@nationaldiversitycoalition.org NAAC and NDC mourns the passing of Former General Counsel Robert Gnaizda The National Asian American Coalition (NAAC) and the National Diversity...

Lyft, National Asian American Coalition partner to support communities during COVID-19 crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Faith Bautista (818) 318-7665 fbautista@naac.org Lyft, National Asian American Coalition partner to support communities during COVID-19 crisis April 16, 2020 – In an effort to help those impacted by the COVID-19...

National Asian American Coalition designated as a member institution of the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Faith Bautista (818) 318-7665 fbautista@naac.org National Asian American Coalition designated as a member institution of the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank Los Angeles, California (April 16,...

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Know How it Spreads • There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). • The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. • The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person. - Between people who are in...

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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...

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