Foundation Grants

JASC is proud to have been chosen by local and nationally recognized Foundations supporting our ongoing programs.

Chick sexers, ca. 1949.  Employment opportunities were somewhat scarce, and many new Chicago residents became chick sexers. The National Chick Sexing School advertised regularly in the Chicago Japanese American Year Book and promised “big paying jobs.”

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelly Foundation Grant for Legacy Center Archive
Awarded in July 2013







Ishida-Winifred Foundation
for Out-of-the-House Plus Program
Awarded in August 2014








Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry Foundation for Tampopo Kai Program
Awarded in October 2014




School meeting in Whitefish, ca. 1926.  Cho is far left, holding Fumi.  Yuki is sitting, right of her mother Cho.

Richard H. Driehaus Foundation/ MacArthur Fund for Arts & Culture for Legacy Center Archives
Awarded in December 2013




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