Nikkei Matsuri – The Heart of Nikkei

Thanks to everyone who came out to the first-ever Nikkei Matsuri: the Heart of Nikkei on August 30 & 31, 2013! It was wonderful to see so many people enjoying themselves at our inaugural event. Thanks to the huge army of volunteers who made this event one that people are still talking about. We will […]

2012 Nikkei Place Community Awards & Fundraising Dinner

On Saturday, September 22, 2012, over 300 friends and supporters filled the hall of Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre for the second annual Nikkei Place Community Awards & Fundraising Dinner.  The banquet was held to honour eight amazing individuals and groups for their hard work in building a strong and vibrant Community at Nikkei […]

2011 Nikkei Place Community Awards & Fundraising Dinner

“I think everybody should know every culture…If we know the culture of each people we would have a better understanding of their nationalities.” Joyce Oikawa, Community Awards recipient On September 24, 2011, an inaugural awards dinner was held at the Nikkei Centre to acknowledge Japanese Canadians who were instrumental in building a strong and vibrant […]