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Chhaya works with New Yorkers of South Asian origin to advocate for and build economically stable, sustainable, and thriving communities.

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Renting Illegal Apartments Can Be Cheap — But A Risky Solution

The Daily News’ Erica Pearson reports on Chhaya’s efforts to promote legalize basement units to make them safe, support tenant rights, and increase NYC’s ‪affordable housing stock.

As NY Primary Approaches, Advocates Focus on Getting Out the Vote

Volunteers with Chhaya help get out the vote for New York’s South Asian community.

Ahead of New York Primary, South Asian Voters Debate Clinton vs. Sanders

A look at candidate preferences among the South Asian community.