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.
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.
The Toyota Canada Foundation recently announced that it will support volunteerism and mentorship programs at Nikkei Place.