Charity Classic Golf Tournament

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On Sunday, June 12, 2016 the 2016 Japanese Community Golf Event will take place to raise funds to support Services at Tonari Gumi and the JCCA Bulletin.

On this day, over 120 people will join together for a day of firsts!

Today we recognize and honour the years of community service provided by Shag Ando. Shag Ando has been a key figure in keeping the golf tournament active and fun, helping bring hundreds of people together.

Proceeds of the event will support programs and services at Tonari Gumi and to help support the JCCA Bulletin that, nationally, provides a great service in communicating issues in the Japanese Canadian community to everyone with very little cost.


Bowl-a-thon Fundraiser


Tonari Gumi, together with the Greater Vancouver JCCA, Nikkei Place Foundation, Powell Street Festival Society, Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall and the Vancouver Buddhist Church will be participating in a community-wide bowl-a-thon on Sunday, February 21st. The bowl-a-thon will take place at Rev’s Burnaby Bowling Centre, 5502 Lougheed Highway in Burnaby. The event will raise funds to help the GVJCCA continue providing The Bulletin magazine for the community.

Tonari Gumi will have 2 teams, one for elders and a second for younger people. The registration fee is $150 for a 6-member team or $25 per team member. Each team member will be provided with a pledge form to solicit donations from the community.

If you are interested in participating, please contact Tonari Gumi at 604-687-2172.