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ABOUT FLORIN JACL - Sacramento Valley
The Florin Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) is one of the oldest and most active local community organizations involved in teaching cross-cultural understanding and promoting civil rights of all people. More
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FLORIN JACL - Sacramento valley chapter EVENTS
Date: Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019
Event: Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: California Museum
Address: 1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Event Description: Florin JACL-SV is one of the co-presenters of Sacramento’s premiere of the award winning film “Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066,” a one-hour documentary about the false information and political influences which led to the World War II incarceration of Japanese Americans. The documentary will also examine the current situation of immigrant communities. It will be screened from 2 to 4 p.m. at the California Museum on 1020 O St. in downtown Sacramento, and there will be a panel discussion afterwards with the director and producer Jon Osaki.
Tickets can be purchased at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alternative-facts-the-lies-of-executive-order-9066-sacramento-premiere-tickets-64518417323
Students are free but must have a ticket
Admission Price: $10
Date: Sat, Oct 12, 2019
Event: Nikkei Dog Scholarship & Youth Program Fundraiser
Location: Buddhist Church of Florin
Address: 7235 Prichard Road, Sacramento, CA 95828
Description: This is our main fundraiser for Youth Scholarships and Youth Programs! A fun, crowd-pleasing favorite for all ages, savor a dozen Japanese toppings on Nikkei (Japanese style) all-beef hot dogs, sample teriyaki wienies over rice, veggie dogs, select from a dozen types of scrumptious cupcakes, and win some of the more than three hundred bingo prizes all for only $12! Come out to the 37th annual Florin JACL Nikkei Hot Dogs, Cupcakes, and Free Bingo Scholarship / Youth Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct 12th 5:30 – 6:30 pm dinner (7 pm bingo) at the Buddhist Church of Florin 7235 Pritchard Road (off Florin Road), Sacramento. Advance sale tickets are just $12 to grab your spot. We sometimes fill to capacity. Ages 4 – 12 are $6 with ages 3 and under free.
Admission Price: Adults $12, Ages 4-12 $6, 3 yrs and under FREE
Contact Person: Cindy Kakutani
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Florin jacl - sacramento valley Pictures/VIDEOS/articles
- 2016-06-22 SALAM Interfaith Award to Florin JACL
- 2015-12-18 - Support the San Bernardino Shooting Victims
- 2015-10-30 - Help WWII Tule Lake Teacher Find Her 4th Grade Students
- 2015-08-22 - 4th Annual Elk Grove Multicultural Festival
- 2015-01-17 - Ronin Shimizu Florin JACL Article
- 2015-07-01 - Response to Complaint Letter to Back Alley Bowl
- 2015-07-01 - Bishop's Back Alley Bowl backs out of meeting
- 2015-05-13 - Complaint Letter to Back Alley Bowl
- 2015-04-24 - Florin JACL's 10th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage