Sonoma County Japanese American Citizens League Presents
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Time: 1:30-4:00 pm
Location: The Memorial Hall at Enmanji Buddhist Temple
1200 Gravenstein Hwy S., Sebastopol, CA 95472
This workshop's main objectives are to:
- Start a dialogue between different faiths and ethnic groups about the Trump administration's worrisome policies.
- Promote the inclusion and acceptance of Sonoma County's diverse population.
The panel will include Sonoma County JACL board member Marie Sugiyama, who will speak about her experiences in a Japanese American internment camp, Charles Bonner, a civil rights attorney, Denia Candela, a board member of Los Cien of Sonoma County, Cecilia Dawson, a Somona County Indian Health project coordinatior, and Amal Crespo, from the Islamic Center of Northern Marin. Gay LeBaron, a historian and columnist at the Press Democrat, will moderate the panel.
This discussion is open to the public and free of charge.
To find out more, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
About JACL The JACL, founded in 1929, is the oldest and largest Asian American civil rights organization in the United States. The Sonoma County Chapter was organized in August of 1934. It is dedicated to educating the public about the Japanese American experience, monitoring legislation affecting minority human and civil rights, and fostering Japanese American culture. Please visit www.sonomacojacl.org for more information.
Sonoma County JACL - PO Box 1915 Santa Rosa, CA 95402 - www.sonomacojacl.org