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The African American Community Service Agency (AACSA) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Founded in 1978, AACSA is one of the few African American cultural centers in Silicon Valley. We provide quality educational, cultural, social, and recreational programs, services, and activities to perpetuate and strengthen African American identity, culture, values, traditions, knowledge, and family life.

Membership is open to everyone, regardless of race, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. As a member, you have easy access to a wealth of information and the various programs and activities offered by the agency.

Preserving our legacy and culture

Service is at the heart of all programs. In fact, all activities are supported by our amazing community of volunteers who commit more than 100,000 service hours in addition to staff and board members.

Throughout the year the AACSA provides services to more than 25,000 people, including:

Contact our office to learn more about our services and various levels of membership benefits.

Thank you to our generous members and donors who are already sharing their resources to support the outstanding work that is making a difference in the lives of many.

Annual Membership Benefits



  • Age 60 for seniors, students of any age.
  • Community affiliation, receives monthly newsletter.
  • Early outreach and registration for events announced to  the public.

General Member


  • Community affiliation receives monthly newsletter.
  • Early outreach and registration for events announced to  the public



  • Available to 501c(3) organizations.
  • Community sponsorships and affiliate recognition.
  • AACSA programs and services are discounted or free.

Business Advocate


All basic membership benefits, plus:
  • Special recognition in our annual report.
  • VIP Access at our Juneteenth in the Park Festival.

AACSA Benefactor


All Advocate membership benefits, plus:
  • VIP Invitation to our Annual Gala Celebration
  • Featured recognition on the AACSA Annual Donor Wall and in our annual report

Legacy Lifetime


  • Established community affiliation for member lifetime.
  • Receives monthly newsletter.
  • Early outreach and registration for events announced to the public.
  • Recognition at signature events and AACSA annual report.
  • Agency programs, services and annual events may be discounted or free.

Planned Giving


  • Gift annuity, charitable remainder trust established.