Bay Area Solidarity Summer (BASS) is a stayover political action camp for progressive South Asian youth who want to create social change!


The residential BASS summer camp teaches young people skills on how to be a social activist, as well as about issues affecting the South Asian community both locally and globally.


BASS is a project of the Alliance of South Asians Taking Action (ASATA), founded in 2000 to help educate, organize, and empower the next generation of young South Asian organizers.


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ASATA is fiscally sponsored by Chinese for Affirmative Action, a tax exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit civil rights organization. Contributions to ASATA via CAA are tax-deductible.

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