Cultural Committee (Bunka-Bu) was officially within the
Okinawa Association of America, Inc. (Kenjinkai) during the
early part of the century. The purpose is to preserve and
promote the Okinawan culture, including Okinawan performing
arts, the Okinawan language
(Uchinaguchi), Okinawa's history, and the unique cuisine
of the islands. These goals are accomplished by partnering
with other committees and through lecture series held
throughout the year.
agenda items are as follows:
directing entertainment program for the annual New Years Party
Utayabira Uduyabira (“Let’s Sing,” “Let’s Dance”) - held every
Participation in the Annual Nisei Week Parade
the entertainment program of Keiro-Kansha-No-Hi (Senior
and direct the entertainment program for the Annual Bazaar.