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2016 / A memorial service for Dr. Paul Terasaki in scheduled for 11 am, Mar. 6, at UCLA Royce Hall

Forwarded for the Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies at UCLA We are saddened to share the passing of our longtime supporter and friend, Dr. Paul Terasaki. Dr. Terasaki was born in Los Angeles in 1929. He spent three high school years during World War II interned with his family and other Japanese Americans in...
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2016 / Funeral of Dr. Paul Terasaki was held in Santa Monica, Feb. 6

*Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 6 at 2:00pm at the First United Methodist Church of Santa Monica, 1008 11th Street, Santa Monica, California 90403. *A memorial service is planned for Sunday, March 6, 2016 at UCLA Royce Hall starting at 11:00am. World renowned scientist and benefactor for Japanese American community, Dr....
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2014 / UCLA Center for Japanese Studies invites non-profit to apply for funding; deadline set for Dec. 12

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UCLA Paul I. and Hisako Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies invites non-profit organizations to apply for funding to co-sponsor exhibits and public seminars. The Center’s Terasaki Community Outreach Program Fund will be made available for public events on subjects of broad interest dealing with Japan that will engage members of the Japanese American community...
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2013 / Dec ‘13 educational tour to Japan by Terasaki Family Foundation

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    Terasaki Foundation Winter 2013 Educational Tour to JAPAN December 15 – December 29, 2013 Application deadline: September 20 A once in a lifetime opportunity to explore Tohoku, Tokyo, Kyoto, and Hiroshima, experience Japanese culture, attend fascinating lectures at distinguished universities, create new friendships, and help bridge American and Japanese cultures. The tour...
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2013 / Okinawa Association to present showcase of music and dance, May 5

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  The Okinawa Association of America will be presenting its 18th biennial Utayabira Wuduyabira concert at the James R. Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503 on Sunday, May 5 at 2 pm. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased by contacting the Okinawa Association at mensore@earthlink.net or (310) 532-1929. Translated as...
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2013 / George Aratani’s memorial service set for March 2 at 2 pm in Little Tokyo

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A memorial service for George Aratani is set for Saturday, March 2 at 2 pm at the Aratani/Japan America Theatre in Little Tokyo, according to Los Angeles Times. The Aratani Theatre is located at 244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Mr. Aratani had lived at the Keiro nursing facility in Lincoln...
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2012 / Terasaki Family Foundation accepting applications for educational tour to Japan in 2012 Christmas

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    Christmas Educational Tour of Japan   December 17-31, 2012 15 Days     Ten lectures at various universities, and tour: Minami sanriku and Ishinomaki (sites of tsunami damage), Sendai, Tokyo, Hiroshima and Kyoto.   $2,000 tuition which includes, airfare, rail tickets, hotels, some meals. Partially subsidized by Terasaki Family Foundation.   Limited...
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Space still available / Educational tour to visit tsunami torn towns in Tohoku, Japan, Dec 17-31

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Terasaki Family Foundation in Los Angeles sponsors the educational tour for youths (over 18 years old) to understand Tohoku disaster, Japanese culture and history in December 2011. The tour will leave Los Angeles on Dec 17 to visit tsunami torn towns of Minami-Sanriku and Ishinomaki, and Sendai in Miyagi Prefecture, Tokyo, Kyoto, and Hiroshima....
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Aratani Foundation donates one-million dollars to Budokan of Los Angeles project

The Budokan of Los Angeles project, 36,000 square foot multi-purpose sports and activity center located in Little Tokyo, received one-million dollar donation from Aratani Foundation at the Budokan Campaign Kick-off Reception on Aug 10 at the Toyota USA Automotive Museum in Torrance. Sponsored by the Little Tokyo Service Center, the facility will be constructed...
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