Thanks for another Amazing Flavors of Spring

Thank you to all who attended and supported us at our fifth annual Flavors of Spring event. Your support enables us to serve the older adults and their families who depend on our nutrition programs and enjoy our activities and cultural programs. Our vibrant and engaged community thrives today thanks to the involvement and contributions of all J-Sei supporters. With your dedicated efforts, J-Sei has steadily developed a wide range of critical senior services and Nikkei cultural programs.

Heartfelt thanks to the sponsors, restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries, performers, and to Mari Nakamura Design, for your generous contribution of time and skill. Flavors of Spring was only a success because your support. Thank you!

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Sponsors

SAKURA

  • Hide Oshima

MATSU

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Kava Massih Architects
  • Kei Matsuda + Charles Rick
  • Himeo Tsumori

TAKE

  • Abacus Products | Greg+Aili Yoshii
  • Belmont Village Albany
  • Berkeley JACL
  • Boxer & Gerson, LLP
  • Fukumae & Saman, LLC
  • Blaine Honda, DDS
  • Ray+Judy Ogata
  • Lisa Oyama + Gary Lee
  • Glenn + Arleen Takayama

UME

  • Grace Aikawa
  • Asian Network Pacific Home Care & Hospice
  • Berkeley Buddhist Temple
  • Buddhist Temple of Alameda
  • East Bay Modern Real Estate
  • El Cerrito Royale: A Berg Assisted Living Community
  • Paul+Joan Fujii
  • Peter M. Fukumae, CPA
  • Geta Japanese Restaurant
  • Geri+John Handa
  • Darrell Hoh, Realtor
  • Ruthie Norton+George Yin of HUB International
  • Ned + Caroline Isokawa
  • Dr. Barry Kami, DDS
  • Kokoro Assisted Living
  • Minami Tamaki, LLP
  • Monterey Market
  • Matt + Sharon Morizono
  • The Nakahara Accountancy Corp.
  • Aki + Emi Nakao
  • Peter + Lynn Nakaso
  • Jodi Nishimura | Pacific Union Real Estate
  • Retirement Funding Solutions | Russell Doi
  • Law Office of Robert Sakai
  • Amy + Glenn Shinsako
  • Arlene + Chris Swinderman
  • Wayne Takata + Wendy Adachi
  • Stephen + Dorine Tanaka
  • Jane Tanamachi
  • Tokyo Fish Market
  • Kay Yatabe
  • Cole + Carrie Yoshida

Vendors

  • 21st Amendment Brewery
  • Aburaya Ajanta | Taste of the Himalayas
  • Asahi Beer
  • Aurora Catering
  • AXR Napa Valley
  • Azuma Foods Int.
  • Berkeley Bowl
  • Dragon Rouge
  • Hopscotch Oakland
  • Kinder’s in Hercules
  • Lama Beans Cafe
  • Los Moles Beer Garden
  • Monticello Vineyards | Corley Family Napa Valley
  • Musashi
  • Postino
  • Preston’s Candy & Ice Cream
  • Semifreddi’s
  • Starbucks
  • Sweet Belly

In-Kind Donations

  • Alameda Bicycle
  • Ajanta | Taste of the Himalayas
  • Alegio Chocolate
  • Susan Almazol
  • Anonymous
  • Bakesale Betty
  • Balletto Vineyards
  • Barlago
  • Beach Blanket Babylon
  • Bell Wine Cellars
  • Berkeley Repertory Theatre
  • Berkeley Symphony
  • Berkeley Walks
  • Blue & Gold Fleet
  • The Broad Museum
  • Buttercup Grill & Bar
  • Cache Creek Casino Resort
  • Cal Shakes
  • Castro Village Bowl
  • C’era Una Volta
  • Cheesecake Factory
  • Laura Chen
  • Cline Family Cellars
  • DeLynda DeLeon
  • Lester Dun
  • El Charro
  • Faction Brewing
  • First Republic Bank
  • Joan+Paul Fujii
  • Gerry Furuzawa
  • Richard Furuzawa
  • Grand Lake Kitchen
  • Harbor Bay Club
  • Carolyn Hayashida
  • Hotel Kabuki
  • Hotel Nikko San Francisco
  • Japanese American National Museum
  • Betty Nobue Kano
  • Kirala Restaurant
  • La Mediterranee
  • Lalime’s Restaurant
  • Lesli Mack
  • Kei Matsuda+Charles Rick
  • John McDonald | The Melting Pot
  • Austin Merrick
  • Aki+Emi Nakao
  • Dawn Nakashima
  • Nan Phelps Photography
  • Oakland Museum of California
  • Oakland Zoo
  • Oaktown Spice
  • Judy Ogata
  • Peju Winery
  • Arnold + Karen Perkins
  • Rick & Ann’s Restaurant
  • Rock Wall Wine Company
  • San Francisco Giants | Bill Schlough, Senior VP & CIO
  • Saul’s Deli & Restaurant
  • Scott’s Seafood
  • SFMOMA
  • Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
  • Starbucks Coffee Company
  • Takara Sake USA
  • Jane Tanamachi
  • Kevin Toyama
  • Transports
  • Gerry + Janet Tsukahira & Berkeley Country Club
  • The Winery SF
  • Joanne Wong
  • Mitzie Yamamoto
  • Kay Yatabe
  • Yoshi’s













You can find more photos from the event on our Facebook page. Don't forget to like us while you're there.



Take A Look At Our New Home




J-Sei is pleased to announce our move into our new Emeryville home, where we now offer expanded programs and services. Whether you're interested in learning a new dance, hearing a lecture, or having a meal with friends, we have all of that for you in our new expanded space. Please drop by for a visit or sign up for one of our many programs.


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