The Jamaican American Association of Northern California (JAANC) is a non-profit charitable organization that was established in 1975 under the name Jamaica Association of Northern California (JANC).

Mission: To advance the relationship between Jamaicans and Americans in Northern California through cultural awareness, education and resources.

Vision: To promote Jamaican culture and provide educational opportunities in order to strengthen our local and global communities.


JAANC is pleased to be proud sponsors of myyutesoccer camp program

My Yute Soccer's comprehensive curriculum is formulated with three simple and effective parts.

  • The 'One Love Chip'
  • Pass the Ball
  • Complete the Play