Homes in the camps were barrack style, personal touches provided little comfort

Girls were gathered for classes, taught by whites

Those that gave all in battle are not forgotten

Farming was done by internees in the camps

Rows upon rows of tarpaper covered barracks were home to Japanese Americans detained by the Government

A mother and child head to a camp, a home they did not want

Why donate to the National Japanese American Memorial Foundation?

Your donations help support a variety of programs and events that help spread the Foundation's mission to promote the National Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism as a reminder that what happened to Japanese Americans during World War II will not happen to any other group, regardless of race, religion, or national origin.

NJAMF is a not-for-profit organization and qualifies for tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to NJAMF are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.

Matching Gifts: When making a donation to the National Japanese American Memorial Foundation, check with your employer to see if they make matching charitable contributions.

How to Donate: You can donate online using PayPal, or by sending a check payable to the National Japanese American Memorial Foundation at:

National Japanese American Memorial Foundation
4200 Wisconsin Ave., NW #106-236
Washington DC 20016

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This page was recently (6/30/2015) revised to eliminate Personally Identifiable Information. The acknowledgements now display only those individuals/organizations being honored. Previous annual listings have been removed.

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