Come to the annual JCI Carnival on June 29 - 30.

Support the JCI

We operate on your gracious support. Please consider a donation
Also, help us "go green" by joining our email list.

Upcoming Events at the JCI

May 16th - Naomi Hirahara and Amy Uyematsu Book Event

May 21st- Homework Help

May 22nd- Peruvian Japanese group, Prensa Nikkei, visits

June 7th- Shibori Workshop

June 14th - SSJAM

June 27th & 28th - Carnival Matsuri

July 19th - Healthy Eating Cooking Workshop

Senior Programs

Are you interested in senior activities or a lunch program? Then see what the Tomo No Kai and senior lunch program can do for you.

Bridge Book Club

The Bridge: GVJCI Heritage Center book club has started again!  Click here for more info.



Amazon Smile


Shop at and Amazon gives a percentage of the sale to the GVJCI.  Be sure to click here and use this link for the GVJCI to get credit.

Japanese Language School

Nihongo o hanashimasu ka? Enroll in our Japanese language school to learn how to speak Japanese.


1964 W. 162nd St., Gardena, CA, 90247
(310) 324-6611,, Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9 AM-5 PM