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The Hokubei Hochi (North American Post) Foundation (HHF) is a non-profit 501c3 entity established in 2011 in Seattle, Washington. The Foundation’s mission is to promote and preserve the culture of the Nikkei and Japanese community through educational and cultural projects and activities in the Pacific Northwest. HHF’s vision is for a vibrant Nikkei and Japanese community connected and engaged through relevant news and enriching programs. HHF seeks to preserve the community’s history and culture for future generations.  See 2014 Annual Report here.  Read More..

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  • Puget Sound Business Journal Recognizes Tomio Moriguchi

    Puget Sound Business Journal Recognizes Tomio Moriguchi

    The Puget Sound Business Journal has recognized Tomio Moriguchi as one of the most influential business leaders over the past 35 years.  (Click “VIEW MORE” and then click on article.)   Mr. Moriguchi is President of Uwajimaya, Inc., Board President of the Hokubei Hochi Foundation, and publisher of North American Post and Soy Source.  Congratulations to Mr.

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  • Public Announcement: Unveiling of Nikkei Newspaper Digital Archive

    Public Announcement: Unveiling of Nikkei Newspaper Digital Archive

    Please join us for a free community reception to announce and unveil the new Nikkei Newspaper Digital Archive (NNDA) featuring the digital issues of the historic North American Times and North American Post community newspapers.  These newspapers contain rich and important history of the local Japanese American (Nikkei) community over the past 100 or more

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  • 2015 Japan Tour Space Still Available!

    2015 Japan Tour Space Still Available!

    There is still space in our Tour Group to Japan!  Please email:  elaine@hokubeihochi.org, or call 206.519.5461, for more information.  Dates are September 27-October 6, 2015. 2015年の日本へのツアーにはまだ空きがあります!ツアーについての情報は電話又はメールにてお問い合わせください。Eメール: elaine@hokubeihochi.org 電話:206-519-5461 日程は2015年9月27日~10月6日です。

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  • Publix Hotel Under Renovation in Chinatown/International District

    Publix Hotel Under Renovation in Chinatown/International District

    The Moriguchi Family and Uwajimaya, Inc., held a ceremonial “groundbreaking” event on February 9th for the Publix Hotel renovation project.  The program featured a lion dance and Buddhist ceremony to bless the project. The new $24 million project features 125 apartments, including market-rate studio and one-bedroom apartments created by combining rooms in the Publix, and

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