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Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program

The mission of the Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program (API SBP) is: to assist the development of small and micro businesses in Los Angeles with a particular focus on the Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Thai and Filipino business communities, especially those of low income immigrants.


Formed in 1999, API SBP is a collaborative of five community organizations: the Chinatown Service Center, Koreatown Youth & Community Center, Little Tokyo Service Center CDC, Search to Involve Pilipino Americans and Thai Community Development Center.

[ API SBP Website ]

Asians for Miracle Marrow Matches (A3M)

Asians for Miracle Marrow Matches (A3M) has a mission is to improve the health and welfare of all people by providing education and assistance while facilitating prompt access to potential marrow and blood cell donors. A3M's goal is to serve patients in need of matching marrow donors who could potentially save their lives by coordinating donor recruitment drives to increase and diversify the national bone marrow registry.
For more information, please visit A3M's website.

[ A3M Website ]

War Relocation Authority Camp Images Archive

 Photograph credit: National Archives and Records AdministrationWith funding from the Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program of the U.S. National Park Service, Stone Ishimaru’s photographic collection of over 3,000 images from the ten War Relocation Authority Japanese American Internment camps have been restored and digizited in order to preserve them for future research and education.

Stone Ishimaru’s restored photographic collection can be viewed on this external website: http://usainternmentphotos.org/

Additional photographs of Japanese American Internment are available for viewing on the National Archives and Records Administration's website: http://www.archives.gov/

Photograph credit: National Archives and Records AdministrationThis material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of the Interior.

This material received Federal financial assistance for the preservation and interpretation of U.S. confinement sites where Japanese Americans were detained during World War II. Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, the U.S. Department of the Interior prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability or age in its federally funded assisted projects. If you believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility as described above, or if you desire further information, please write to:

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