The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) is a membership organization whose mission is to secure and maintain the human and civil rights of Americans of Japanese ancestry and others victimized by injustice. The JACL has 113 chapters nationwide and seven regional districts with over 24,000 members found in twenty-three states. In addition to its national headquarters in San Francisco, the JACL has four regional offices (Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago), as well as an office in Washington D.C. and an organizational newspaper, the Pacific Citizen, distributed nationally from its office in Los Angeles.

Programs hosted by the Diablo Valley Chapter of the JACL