2022 / Shinto Shrine of Shusse Inari in America needs volunteers for Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 in Little Tokyo


Shinto Shrine of Shusse Inari in America is looking for volunteers to help set up, run the Shrine booth, and clean up on December 31 for Toshikoshi-no-Oharae and Joya-Sai, and on Jan. 1 for Saitan-Sai.

Volunteers are needed for at least 4 hours per shift and can work one day or both.

Date & Time: Friday, December 31st, 2021, 9:30 am – 8 pm / Saturday, January 1st, 2022, 8am – 6 pm

Location: Little Tokyo, Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012)

This is the chance to learn Japanese traditions and culture.
Participants can also get community work credit for their school.

Shinto Shrine of Shusse Inari in America, a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is the American branch of Shusse Inari Shrine located in the city of Matsue in the Izumo region of Shimane Prefecture.

Shusse Inari Shrine is working to introduce the nature friendly, eco-conscious, traditional Japanese way of living to the world so that the next generation may enjoy nature.

Shusse Inari Shrine believes if more people follow this traditional way of living, the world will value and protect nature, stop climate change, save endangered species, and embrace clean energy and the environment.

Shusse Inari Shrine has been respected by the feudal lords of Matsue, as well as the area’s local people since the 12th century.

For those who wish to be volunteers, contact Shinto Shrine of Shusse Inari in America at https://shintoinari.org/resources/contact/