Announcing the 2018 Scholarship Awardees!

JACL Chicago’s scholarship program recognizes the accomplishments of students who have demonstrated a commitment to JACL’s mission of advancing social justice and promoting the legacy and cultural heritage of the Japanese American community. Congratulations to...
Kansha Project Crane Campaign

Kansha Project Crane Campaign

Help bring the spirit of kansha to Manzanar through the 2018 Kansha Project Crane Campaign! Throughout the month of April, the Kansha Alumni Leadership Board will be folding one thousand origami cranes (senbazaru) that will be delivered to Manzanar cemetery as an...
Kansha Project Applications Available!

Kansha Project Applications Available!

The Kansha Project is a JACL Chicago program that connects self-identified Japanese Americans, ages 18-25, to the continuing legacy of the Japanese American community’s incarceration during World War II. The program centers around an educational trip to Los Angeles’...
2018 Scholarship Application Available!

2018 Scholarship Application Available!

The 2018 JACL Chicago Scholarship application is now available! Scholarships range from $1,500 to $5,000+ and are open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students who have demonstrated a commitment to JACL’s mission of advancing social justice and promoting the...