Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Host Interfaith Memorial

Interfaith COVID-19 Memorial and Healing through Meditation, Prayer, Music Saturday, May 23 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Live via Zoom Admission: Free The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation of New York is hosting an interfaith memorial on Zoom. As this Memorial Day weekend, it is time to remember our loved ones and all the people who have lost their lives. This service will let us … Continue reading Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Host Interfaith Memorial

New York Japanese American Organizations Launch Project Bento

I’ve been working on an initiative during this COVID-19 pandemic, and I’m proud to share it with all of you. Project Bento officially launched on Monday, May 4! Project Bento is a program under the auspices of The Japanese American Association of New York, Inc. in partnership with Sunrise Mart that offers bento to seniors and disabled members in New York’s Japanese American community. With … Continue reading New York Japanese American Organizations Launch Project Bento

APA Heritage Month Event: Cadwalader to Host Congresswoman Grace Meng

A Conversation with Congresswoman Grace Meng Wednesday, May 20 from 5:00 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. Live Webinar Admission: Free The Cadwalader Asian Pacific American Attorney Resource Group will host a webinar with U.S. Congresswoman Grace Meng during their Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Celebration. Congresswoman Meng, who represents the 6th Congressional District of New York, will discuss her career and lived experience as a member of the U.S. … Continue reading APA Heritage Month Event: Cadwalader to Host Congresswoman Grace Meng

Working from Home During COVID-19 Series to Be Translated into Japanese

Thanks to everyone who followed Working from Home During COVID-19, the series JapanCulture•NYC produced in collaboration with Yvonne Burton of Burton Consulting International. We hope that you found it informative and that you’re still applying Yvonne’s advice as you continue to work from home. In one of our posts, a reader from Tokyo was having trouble making the adjustment from office to apartment and asked … Continue reading Working from Home During COVID-19 Series to Be Translated into Japanese

Violinist Eiko Kano to Perform in Save Okinawa Concert Series

Save Okinawa Concert Series: Eiko Kano Presents Bach Chaconne Saturday, May 9 from 5:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Via YouTube and Zoom Admission: Free The Save Okinawa Concert Series is a program of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Foundation in collaboration with the Hawaii United Okinawa Association, the Okinawan Kenjin Club of Washington State, Okinawa Performing Arts in Washington, DC, Ms. Eiko Kano, … Continue reading Violinist Eiko Kano to Perform in Save Okinawa Concert Series