As part of our Future Nikkei campaign, we spoke with Frank Kamiya on the importance of our past, and what he might envision for our future “Myself and many of my generation are very proud of our heritage, as we witnessed how our parents persevered through many hardships to see their children succeed in Canada. […]
What better way to spend #GivingTuesday than with our volunteers? Thank you to ALL who support us year-round with your generosity!
We are excited to announce that Dante St. Prix will be be awarded our 2017-18 Nikkei Youth Athletics Bursary! Help support more bursaries like this one today on #GivingTuesday.
Join the movement! This year, our GivingTuesday campaign is all about #ShapingNikkei. It’s about supporting our youth community by funding more educational bursaries and grants for young Nikkei students, so that they can be all that they can be.
November 28th is Giving Tuesday. It started as the charitable counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but it’s become so much more.
In 2014, commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War I, the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee with the Nikkei Place Foundation will raise $15,000 to restore the Cenotaph in Stanley Park, reproduce the Japanese Canadian Legion #9 flag, and replace of the plaque that dedicates the monument. This iconic monument is a lasting memorial and […]
In Honour Of Our Nikkei Fishermen And Their Legacy Donation Challenge Campaign: May 1 – September 1, 2013 From the bustling docks of Steveston to remote inlets on the northern coast, Japanese Canadians made many unique contributions to commercial fishing in British Columbia, both pre- and post-war. With pride and perseverance, the Nikkei fishing community […]