War Memorial Campaign: “They Went To War”

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 […]

Nikkei Fishermen Families’ Challenge

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 […]