Community-Based Organizations

  • West Michigan Asian American Association Inc

    October 15, 2023 by

    Their programs include a patient navigator program to assist Asians in getting connected to quality health care, preliteracy education classes, diabetes coaching, women’s health screenings, tai chi and Pickleball. Their […] READ MORE

  • Japanese American Veterans Association

    October 15, 2023 by

    JAVA programs honor Nisei WWII veterans and descendants and raise awareness of the Japanese-American experience during World War II. Annual events include seasonal lunches, Freedom Walks, a Memorial Day ceremony, […] READ MORE

  • National Association of Asian American Professionals – Chicago

    September 20, 2023 by

    The nonprofit pan-Asian organization cultivates and empowers Asian American leaders through leadership and professional development, community service and cultural awareness. READ MORE

  • Japanese American Service Committee

    September 20, 2023 by

    JASC engages people of all ages to experience JA history and culture and improve their well-being through innovative, high-quality programs and services tailored to the multicultural community. READ MORE

  • Japan America Society Women’s Association

    September 20, 2023 by

    Activities will be decided bimonthly. The JASWA newsletter will be issued every two months. READ MORE

  • Chicago Japanese Club

    September 17, 2023 by

    The club serves Chicago’s Japanese community. Their members primarily consist of Japanese permanent residents or the Issei. They use Japanese as their primary language. They hold shinnenkai (New Year’s celebrations), […] READ MORE

  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago

    September 17, 2023 by

    The organization builds power through collective advocacy and organizing to achieve racial equity. They develop grassroots leaders through base-building programs, connecting communities through coalition leadership and getting out the Asian […] READ MORE

  • Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Hawai‘

    September 17, 2023 by

    JCCIH promotes the well-being of its community through business and personal relationships advancing the values of kahiau (giving without expecting anything in return) and “Okage sama de” (“I am what […] READ MORE

  • Tsuru for Solidarity

    September 17, 2023 by

    Tsuru for Solidarity is a nonviolent, direct action project of Japanese American social justice advocates working to end detention sites and support front-line immigrant and refugee communities that are being […] READ MORE

  • Venice Japanese Community Center

    September 10, 2023 by

    They aim to preserve the heritage and perpetuate the Japanese American cultural experience. They offer Japanese language, music, martial arts, cultural arts, senior programs, dance, sports and exercise. READ MORE