Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern CA

County: Bay Area & Beyond
Issues: Elderly / Youth Development

The Center (Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California) strives to meet the evolving needs of the community through offering programs, affordable services and facility usage.

The goals are:

  • To manage and maintain a multi‐service community center that is owned and operated by the Japanese American community and is located in San Francisco’s Japantown.
  • To organize and provide educational, cultural, recreational and social programs that meet the growing needs, interests and concerns of the community.
  • To preserve and promote the Japanese American cultural and historical heritage.
  • To enhance understanding and appreciation among the Japanese American community, American public and people of Japan.
  • To provide administration and program space for non-profit organizations in the community.