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United Way Donor Option

Designate API Legal Outreach (agency code 3645) as the recipient of your campaign gift.

Stock Donations

Get two tax breaks by donating stock: avoid capital gains plus offer a market value charitable deduction. Call (415) 567-6255 for details.

Auction Donations

Each year, API Legal Outreach holds silent & live auctions to raise funds in support of our ongoing services. To donate a contribution to our auctions, please complete and submit our Auction Donor Form to events [at] Your contribution will be prominently displayed along with any materials you wish to provide or advertised by a live auctioneer to an estimated 500 guests. Your contribution is tax-deductible.


Requesting donations of:

  • PCs/Macs and laptops with Intel Core 2 Duo processors, 2GB of RAM or better
  • Flat screen/flat panel monitors
  • 48 port Gigabit Ethernet switches
  • Camera tripod
  • Portable speakers
  • Cubicles 5’x4’x5′ w/storage option, overhead if possible
  • Wooden desks (3×5)
  • Desk chairs
  • Lateral filing cabinets
  • Shelving units

Please contact donations [at] to arrange pick up or delivery.

Cy Pres Awards

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach welcomes your nominations for cy pres awards. Cy pres awards are funds awarded in class action cases that cannot be distributed to the members of the class. Under the cy pres doctrine, the court may distribute the funds to appropriate charitable organizations.

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach has served the San Francisco Bay Area since 1975 with a broad range of public interest legal and social service programs aimed at promoting equal access to justice among low-income, immigrant, monolingual, and other underserved individuals and families. Areas of service include:

  • Immigration
  • Domestic Violence/Family Law
  • Human Trafficking
  • Senior Law & Elder Abuse
  • Youth Leadership Development & Violence Prevention Education
  • Housing
  • Case Management

As an established community agency, Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach has the capacity, experience, and network to implement cy pres awards to immediate and broad effect. For more information about Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach and whether it might be an appropriate recipient for your case, please contact Dean Ito Taylor, Executive Director, at (415) 567-6255 or by e-mail at dit [at]