MALDEF Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
MALDEF Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

MALDEF Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Overview

MALDEF strives to implement programs that are structured to bring Latinos into the mainstream of American political and socio-economic life; providing better educational opportunities; encouraging participation in all aspects of society; and offering a positive vision for the future. Unique to MALDEF is an approach that combines advocacy, educational outreach, and litigation strategies to achieve socio-economic change