Thank you for your interest in JA Community Foundation’s 2018 Grant Program.

 Our next grant cycle will start in January 2019. 


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The JA Community Foundation is a nonprofit private foundation. Our funding is currently focused on support for nonprofit organizations serving the Japanese American and greater Asian American communities in California.

Priority for grants in 2018 will be for programs addressing senior health and social services, with second priority given to arts and culture programs.

We’ve been proud to support the JA Community for over 50 years, and with the formation of the JA Community Foundation, we look forward to expanding our support in new ways.

News & Updates

Announcing our 2018 August Grantees!

2018 August Grants awarded to seven JA Community Organizations We are excited to announce the completion of our 2018 August grant cycle. The Board of the JA Community Foundation has approved grants to nine nonprofit organizations serving Japanese American...

Apply for a Grant

Please read through all of the guidelines before starting your application. Our upcoming grant deadlines are:

In 2018

January 22 to February 21
August 1 to August 28