What does “Nihonmachi” mean?
The word Nihonmachi stems from the Japanse words Nihon, which means Japan, and ‘machi’ which means town. San Jose’s Historic Japantown is one of the few remaining in the United States.
Who benefits from the fees for this Event?
All net proceeds from this event support the Yu-Ai Kai Senior Center, a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit organization that was established in 1974. It’s mission is “To promote healthy aging, successful independent living, and advocate for all seniors, while embracing Japanese American tradition”. This mission is carried out through a nutritious meal service, senior day care, financial counseling, case management, family support, a variety of classes, as well as other services to promote healthy aging. For more information, please visit our website at: www.yuaikai.org