In July 2019, Hana Tominaga took Sakura Yee to Fukuoka, Japan for the Short Term Visit Program for Young Descendants of Immigrants from Fukuoka. It is a Fukuoka funded program that lets children 11 years old experience Fukuoka in hopes that they will become leaders of their respective Kenjinkai in the future. Here is chaperone Hana Tominaga’s report on their experience. For more information on the program, or if you are a member and have an 11 year child in 2020 to participate in the program please contact us.
The 10th Fukuoka Kenjinkai Worldwide Convention was held on November 6 to 9, in Fukuoka. 10 members of the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai flew to Japan for the Convention this time. We took part in meetings, tours and various gatherings such … Continue reading →
The board gathered for the last time in 2019 in mid December. We talked about future events. Please keep your eye out for information on our 40th anniversary gathering in 2020! Have a safe and happy holiday season.
The Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai held their summer picnic on August 11, 2019 at Thomson Memorial Park. This year we provided hotdogs, hamburgers, onigiri/inari and salads. The rest of the food was brought by those attending. Although this was our first … Continue reading →
Sorry for the late announcement, but the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai will be holding our annual picnic on Sunday, August 11 at Thomson Memorial Park in Scarborough. This year we will provide hamburgers, hotdogs, salads and onigiri. Feel free to bring some extra dishes to share with everyone. Please bring your own drink (no alcohol). The fee is $5. We will have our usual games, fukubiki and bingo as well! Bring your entire family and friends for a fun-filled day. Please RSVP to me by August 5 if you are going to come join us.