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What does MALDF stand for?

MALDF stands for Mexican American Legal Defense Fund

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

Samples in periodicals archive:

Byline: The Register-Guard LULAC Lane County - LULAC will host Tom Saenz, president and general counsel of Mexican American Legal Defense Fund, who will speak from 3 p.
On the other side are several public interest and rights groups, including the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Legal Defense Fund and the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF).
The lie about Bradley's race is particularly ironic because the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund, the nation's leading Latino voter empowerment organization, gave specific support to Bradley during the 2000 state legislative redistricting efforts because of his Mexican heritage.
Representatives from the following organizations are expected to attend this press conference: Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) Communications Workers of America (CWA) United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Los Angeles County Federation of Labor Orange County Central Labor Council American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) NOSOTROS Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF) Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) One Stop Immigration Madres del Este de Los Angeles Santa Isabel Comite de Padres y Estudiantes Club Zacatecano Club Jalisiense An open invitation is extended to join the Coalition and/or to show support for the issues by attending the press conference.