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We are a charitable fundraising organization for the “Nikkei Place” Japanese Canadian community.

Together with our partners, Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre (NNMCC) and the Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society (Nikkei Seniors), we make up Nikkei Place.

Latest News

January 18, 2017 / NNMCC News

Rock, Paper, Scissors exhibit by Cindy Mochizuki

Exhibit Opening on February 4th, 2017 at 12pm - 3pm at Nikkei National Museum and runs through to April 30th, 2017.
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January 12, 2017 / Press Release

Nikkei Place Foundation Receives A Transformational $1 Million Gift

Burnaby, BC, January 12, 2017 – On November 25, 2016, British Columbia’s well-known philanthropist, Yoshiko Karasawa of West Vancouver, has generously donated $1 million to the Nikkei Place Foundation in support of the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre.
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November 1, 2016 / Press Release

Nikkei Seniors Health Care announces a $1 million gift from Jane Nimi in memory of Robert Nimi

Burnaby, BC  November 01, 2016 –Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society, is honoured to announce that it has received a $1 million gift from Jane Nimi, a long time supporter and volunteer in the Japanese Canadian community.  “This gift is in memory of my late husband Robert Nimi, he was dedicated to the care of seniors and wanted to see this happen during his lifetime.  Today, we are giving this gift of his dream to the Society” said Jane Nimi, wife of the late Robert Nimi.
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