Fred Korematsu Day resolutions

Fred Korematsu Day Public Resolutions

Download a sample resolution public bodies can adopt to commemorate Fred Korematsu Day every January.

On September 7, 2012, the Michigan Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission passed a Fred Korematsu Day proclamation by unanimous vote.

On May 6, 2012, Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie issued a proclamation declaring January 30, 2013 to be Fred Korematsu Day in Hawaii.

On March 27, 2012, the Pasadena Unified School District board passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution. Watch the video here.

On February 7, the Carson, CA City Council passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution.

On January 24, 2012, the Gardena, CA City Council passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution.

On January 10, 2012, the Hawthorne City Council passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution. The Resolution was passed at the request of the Gardena Valley Democratic Club.

On February 28, 2011, the Pasadena City Council unanimously passed a resolution to recognize Fred Korematsu Day on an annual basis.

On February 9, 2011, the Solano County Board of Education adopted a resolution to recognize Fred Korematsu Day.

On January 26, 2011, the Berkeley Unified School District Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution to recognize January 30 as Fred Korematsu Day.

On February 1, 2011, City of Durham, NC Human Relations Commission member Steven D. Lee made an official statement recognizing Fred Korematsu and Fred Korematsu Day.

On January 25, 2011, the Alameda County Office of Education School Board officially proclaimed Fred Korematsu Day to be celebrated on January 30, 2011.

On January 25, 2011,  the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed a resolution unanimously declaring January 30 Fred T. Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution.

On January 20, 2011, the East Side Union High School District in San Jose, CA unanimously approved a resolution to recognize Fred Korematsu Day.

On January 13, 2011, the Board of Trustees for South San Francisco Unified School District voted 5-0 for the resolution in Honor of Fred Korematsu.

On January 12, 2011, the the Fresno Unified School District Board of Education voted voted 9-0 to adopt a resolution recognizing Fred Korematsu Day on January 30, 2011.

On January 11, 2011, the South Pasadena Unified School District passed a resolution commemorating Fred Korematsu Day. It passed with a 5-0 vote.

On December 6, 2010, El Cerrito’s city council’s voted unanimously to declare Jan. 30 as Fred Korematsu Day. For more information, click here.

On November 30, 2010, the San Diego Unified School District‘s Board of Education unanimously passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution.

On November 29, 2010, the Sweetwater Union High School District Board passed a Fred Korematsu Day resolution!

On November 9, 2010, the Hacienda-La Puente Unified School District Board became the first district to adopt a Fred Korematsu Day resolution.