Nimi Nikkei Home completing construction soon!

Nimi Nikkei Home’s capital plan is almost complete, and expected to open in March/April! In 2017, Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society moved forward on their Nimi Nikkei Home’s capital plan to renovate 5 of its 59 units for ‘enhanced’ living for seniors who require a little more extra help with mobilizing and having […]

It’s a new year, and we’re looking ahead

Happy New Year! From Naomi Ostwald Kawamura, Executive Director A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to travel to Copenhagen, Denmark and participate in a conference to present some of my work surrounding the Nikkei community. During my stay, I made time to visit the Danish Jewish Museum – a small museum in a […]

One of Canada’s most celebrated authors, Joy Kogawa, to receive the Thomas Shoyama Lifetime Achievement Award at Charitable Gala in Vancouver

Burnaby, BC – Nikkei Place Foundation is proud to announce celebrated author Joy Kogawa will be honoured with the 2018 Thomas Shoyama Lifetime Achievement Award at their spring fundraiser, the Thomas Shoyama Sakura Gala, on Sunday, March 11th, 2018 at Tojo’s. The most rewarding part of this event is that it will support the Foundation and it’s Future Nikkei initiatives […]