Help Us Fund the Japanese American Confinement Site Program

Help Us Fund the Japanese American Confinement Site Program! The Japanese American Confinement Site Grant program (JACS)is a National Parks Service grant program that distributes funds nationally to preserve the important history of Japanese incarceration during WWII. In just 8 years JACS has provided nearly $21 million to universities, national…

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FY2019 Budget Proposal Eliminates Funding for Japanese American History Preservation

February 15, 2018 Press Release Contact: Jeffery Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs, jmoy@jacl.org David Inoue , Executive Director, dinoue@jacl.org The President’s budget proposal unveiled this week includes the elimination of funding for the Japanese American Confinement Sites (JACS) Grants Program. The JACS Grant program, authorized in 2006, has provided…

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Pilgrimages

*all times are local This Pilgrimage page acts as a directory, some events may not be sponsored by JACL. Rohwer/Jerome Pilgrimage Dates: April 11-14, 2019 Location: Little Rock, Arkansas Information: contact Kimiko Marr kimiko.marr@gmail.com Manzanar Pilgrimage Date: April 27, 2019 Where: Manzanar National Historic Site, 5001 Hwy. 395, CA Information: (323) 662-5102…

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