The Locke Foundation


The Memorial Park founded and maintained by the Locke Foundation

Mission Statement

The mission of the Locke Foundation is to educate the public about Locke’s history and legacy through preservation and cultural activities. The foundation conducts the following activities:

  • Identify and mandate areas of preservation
  • Collect, record, and store cultural artifacts and archival material
  • Record and preserve oral histories
  • Develop and provide interpretive services
  • Provide docent-led tours of Locke
  • Staff the Boarding House Visitor’s Center
  • Maintain the Locke Memorial Park and Monument
  • Organize annual and special cultural events that highlight Asian Pacific Islander traditions.

The Locke Foundation is a non-profit, 501 (c) (3) tax exempt, non-profit public benefit organization since 2004.