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2014 / Masako Unoura and Ted Tanaka, organizers for supporting victims of 2011 Japan disaster awarded by Japanese consul general

Masako Unoura

Japanese consul general recognizes organizers for supporting victims of 2011 Japan disaster with his commendation, May 27 Commendation ceremony video http://youtu.be/9bNwXCiZnqQ + On Tuesday, May 27, 2014, the Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles will confer the Commendation of the Consul General on Mr. Ted Tokio Tanaka and Mrs. Masako Unoura-Tanaka. The Commendation...
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2014 / Update / Bunka Sai – Japanese Cultural Festival in Torrance, April 26-27

Torrance Bunka Sai Bonsai

Torrance Sister City Association presents its 42nd Annual “Bunka Sai” Japanese Cultural Festival on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Ken Miller Recreation center. The venue is located in central Torrance at 3341 Torrance Blvd. at Madrona Ave. near the civic center. This annual event...
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2013 / Tohoku Relief / Little Tokyo Benefit Concert, June 22 at Higashi Honganji Temple

20130622 LT Benefit Concert 2013 for Tohoku

  On Saturday, June 22 at 1:00 pm, Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple will be hosting a Benefit Concert to raise funds for the recovery efforts in Japan.   Cheonho Yoon, a young extremely talented musician, will spearhead the concert again this year.   He and his friends who are all very talented professional musicians will be featured...
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2013 / Memorial event of March 2011 Japan Tsunami to be held in L.A., March. 10

The earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on March 11, 2011, killed more than 18,000 people and laid waste to cities up and down its northern coast. The country’s disaster zones are nowhere near recovered. More than 300,000 evacuees live in temporary housing, including prefabricated home intended for short-term living. Permanent homes may be...
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2013 / Rotary Club to invite a tsunami survivor to share her story, Jan. 31

Unoura Masako and Local Students

The Rotary Club of Downtown Los Angeles holds a special presentation by Mrs. Masako Unoura Tanaka, survivor of the March 2011 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami, on Thursday, Jan. 31 at 6:30 – 8:00 pm at Los Angeles Athletic Club, 431 West Seventh Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014. Renowned architect and the creator...
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2012 Nisei Week / Children’s choir from Fukushima to bring “Arigato” concert to Little Tokyo, Aug 11

Koriyama Children's Choir 2012 Los Angeles

      FCT Koriyama Children’s Choir Saturday, August 11, 2012 at Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles 11:15 am  Los Angeles Tanabata Festival Stage 2:00 pm  Centenary United Methodist Church + Sunday, August 12, around 7 pm  Nisei Week Grand Parade + + Koriyama Children’s Choir was established in 1975 at Koriyama city in...
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2012, Mar 11: Los Angeles to commemorate victims of 2011 Japan disaster

Kesennuma Hajikami Jikufuji Momuments

  March 11: One-Year Memorial Service by Los Angeles Buddhist Church Federation Sunday, March 11, at 2:00 pm at Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple, 815 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, (213) 680-9130. Open to public. March 11: Candlelight Vigil on One-Year Anniversary A community-wide candlelight vigil will be held on March 11 at...
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2012, Mar 11: Japanese community to commemorate victims of 2011 Japan disaster

A Los Angeles resident who survived the March 11 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011, TV news anchor who visited the disaster region, and Southern Californians who went to Tohoku as volunteers will gather in Downtown Los Angeles to share their experiences and commemorate victims of the disaster on March 11 at...
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2011 Nisei Week / Art exhibition coinciding with Nisei Week, Aug 06-21

Sendai Takai Yukimura Self-Portrait

To coincide with the Nisei Week Japanese Festival in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles-based artist group LELA TERAKOYA presents an art exhibition as following: International Art Show and Fundraiser for Japanese Victims by Earthquake/Tsunami Aug 6 – Aug 21, every day, 1 pm -8 pm Little Tokyo Galleria Mall, 333 South Alameda Street, Los Angeles,...
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