Mensore! Please join us at these upcoming events:
Volunteer Day • July 1 at 10:00 AM
Uchinaaguchi Class • July 11 at 7:00 PM
Karaoke Club • July 19 at 5:00 PM
Annual Picnic, Scholarship Awards, and Okinawan Bon
July 13, 10:00 AM ~ 4:00 PM
Whittier Narrows Park, Area E-1 (South El Monte)
$6 on-site parking fee • $7 pre-sold bento (closed) • $1
Volunteers needed on July 12 and 13
Evening of Minyo (Okinawan Folk Music Recital)
July 20, 1:00 PM ~ 4:00 PM
Japanese-American Cultural Center of Vista
$25 admission (includes bento)
here for complete calendar of events
Mensore! Welcome to the Okinawa Association of America
(OAA)'s official website! Our website is currently under
construction, so here are the best ways to keep up to date
with the OAA:
If you have a Facebook profile, feel free to "like" us, post
comments, and share all things Okinawan! :)
up for our "Jigami-gwa" eNewsletter:
All you need to do is email your name to
email@example.com and you'll receive
OAA updates via email!
to our YouTube
channel: We're trying to post more videos that
document our latest events as well as the history of the
OAA. Watch and learn!
pages: For those who don't want to bother with
social networks, we still do things the "old-fashioned" way!
a member (see below): Our organization was built
on and survives because of its members. Ichi nu
ichimadin (From generation to generation)!
BECOME A MEMBER TODAY!
families and individuals belong to the OAA. Most of our
members have some familial connection to Okinawa. However,
anyone interested in Okinawa can join the OAA. The membership
fee is $20 per year for individuals and $30 per year for
family membership. The OAA is supported by membership fees and
by volunteer work.
To become a
member, please fill out and return the membership
application along with a check (made payable to OKINAWA
ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC.) to:
ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, INC.
16500 SOUTH WESTERN AVENUE, SUITE #203
GARDENA, CALIFORNIA 90247