The Nisei Veterans Legacy (NVL) hosted ten high school students from the Tohoku region in Japan on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the 100th Infantry Battalion clubhouse. The students are all orphans from the 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster and are referred to as the Rainbow Kids.
Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
2018 Honolulu Festival, March 9th to 11th.
The Nisei Veterans Legacy and the Consulate General of Japan in Honolulu are co-sponsoring a tour of the State of Hawai`i in 2018 as part of
the 150th anniversary celebration of the initial Japanese migration to Hawaii. These first Japanese immigrants are referred to as the Gannenmono.
September 3, 2017
Kauai Veterans Center, Lihue, Hawaii
Bill Wright and Phyllis Hironaka worked with volunteers from the Kaua`i Veterans Council and Kaua`i Jewish Community to assemble the 522 Unlikely Liberators exhibit for showing during the month of September.