Employment with the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund is an excellent place to start your career or continue to grow professionally. Work in a rewarding field, serve your community and make contacts that will serve a life-time.
SALDEF is the nation’s oldest Sikh American civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States. Our mission is to achieve equal access and opportunity for Sikh Americans by protecting civil rights, building dialogue, deepening understanding, promoting civic and political participation, and upholding social justice and religious freedoms for all Americans.
We envision a United States where Sikh Americans are respected and recognized as a vibrant and integral part of the fabric of this nation and are appreciated for our shared values of service, social justice, and an unshakeable belief in freedom and equality for all.
We believe Sikh Americans can fulfill destinies of our own choosing, knowing that our collective identity is an asset. We draw inspiration from deeply-held Sikh values to guide our work.