Report On 2009 Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program Published

The National Park Service (NPS) has published a Report on Fiscal Year 2009 Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program Awards.

The report provides details on the nineteen grants that were awarded, totaling $970,000 “…to help preserve and interpret the historic confinement sites where more than 120,000 Japanese Americans were confined during World War II.”

The report also announced that listening sessions will be held in preparation for the 2010 Japanese American Confinement Sites grant cycle. A schedule and the locations of each session are included in the report.

The listening sessions are all scheduled for November 30 – December 4, 2009.

You can download a copy of the report (Adobe Reader software required) by clicking on the image at right.




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