Awards and Honors

U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu, Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus
Asian Pacific Island American Heritage Award

Honored for unwavering dedication and community service to the Asian Pacific Islander American community

PBS (Public Broadcasting Service)
On-air author book discussion and feature in special documentary programming to commemorate Day of Remembrance

Japanese American Citizens League
Pacific Southwest District Award

Recognized for exemplary community and district leadership and selfless volunteer work

California Civil Liberties Public Education Program
California State Library

Selected as an exceptional educational project that ensures the events surrounding the internment of Japanese Americans will be remembered, illuminated and understood

Carter G. Woodson Book Award Winner
National Council for the Social Studies