history of aacsa

 On November 26, 1977, in the upstairs conference room of the Antioch Baptist Church, 268 East Julian Street, San Jose, CA 95112 at 9:00 a.m., twelve individuals gathered to establish the Afro-American Community Service Agency later named Frank Sypert Afro- American Community Service Agency. We, the African-American Community, thank you for planting the seed and we the African American Community will nurture the seed so that it will continue to grow.  In 1978, the African American Community Service Agency (AACSA) was grated official status.

On November 26, 1977, in the upstairs conference room of the Antioch Baptist Church, 268 East Julian Street, San Jose, CA 95112 at 9:00 a.m., twelve individuals gathered to establish the Afro-American Community Service Agency later named Frank Sypert Afro- American Community Service Agency. We, the African-American Community, thank you for planting the seed and we the African American Community will nurture the seed so that it will continue to grow.

In 1978, the African American Community Service Agency (AACSA) was grated official status.

Founders

Mr. Chuck Alexander
Mr. Willie Bell
Mr. Henry Gage, Sr.
Mr. Louis C. Gibson
Mr. Bob Hale
Ms. Inez C. Jackson
Mr. Charles E. Lyons
Ms. Jackie Penn
Rev. M. Samuel Pinkston, Ph.D
Mr. Ed Sims
Mr. Wester Sweet, Attorney
Ms. Charlene Young, Ph.D

LIST OF INCORPORATORS

LaVerne Owens
William J. Collins 
Martha J. Davis 
M. Samuel Pinkston
Herbert A. Perkins
Angela Norman
Clarence Preston 
David H. Webster 
Gloria J. Baxter
Margarita H. Smith Henry
Robert L. Bronson
Carolyn M. Lewis 
Rev. Henry M. Roundtree
Dorothy Webster
Wyoline C. Littlejohn
Carlessia A. Hussein
David L. Lightburn, Sr.
James E. Martin 
Toney Christian 
Henry Gage, Sr.
Aaron Smith
Dudley C. Bynoe
Herman Henry 
William B. Bronson 
Jimmie R. Mosley, Jr.
Gertrude Wilson 
Harvey L. Fisher
Lou C. Jackson
Edna McGhee 
Wester Sweet
Donald Black 
Rev. M. Mathis 
Rev. J. D. Houston 
Willie Bell 
Carlene Young 
Mary Parks Washington
Dr. Carl Hudson 
Dr. Paul Jackson 
Carolyn Gilliam
Iola Williams 
Mattilon P. Smith 
Troy Forte 
Rochelle Lester 
Aaron Harris 
Edna M. Harris 
Frank S. Greene, Jr.
Tee Sweet

MISSING NAMES 
*Ida M. Johnson 
*Milton C. Kelly
*Charlie Channel, Jr.
*LoEsther Holmes 
*Ann Byrd