This website is in English and Japanese. 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. Read More..
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Don’t miss our Holiday Treasures Sale! Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13th and 14th, from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, at Nagomi Tea House, 519 Sixth Avenue South, in Seattle’s Chinatown International District. Paid parking in front lot or on street. We are located just north of Seattle Uwajimaya store and across the street from King
The Foundation, in partnership with the University of Washington (UW), is working on a model project to digitize the past issues of The North American Post newspaper. This project is unique in that it will be one of the first Japanese language newspapers to be key word searchable. Because of the complications involved with news print
Please consider making your Amazon purchases on Amazon Smile, and Amazon will donate .5% of the total value of your purchase to the Hokubei Hochi Foundation. Thank you very much for your support!
The Hokubei Hochi Foundation, The North American Post, and Soy Source presented a two-event series “Nikkei Heroes” featuring the documentary, “KASH” The Legend and Legacy of Shiro Kashino, a heart-rending film tribute to the late Shiro Kashino, and Conscience and The Constitution screening which featured special guest, Producer Frank Abe. The Frank Abe video, shown on