NYBC Board of Trustees greet the attendees
Emcee Richard Gross and Lillian Moy
Honoree Sahotae Tachibana (Nancy Okada) of Tachibana Dance Group
Rev. Earl Ikeda, Ruth Funai, honoree Mr. Bon Yagi and Juan Sanchez
Honoree Mr. Bon Yagi and Mr. Juan Sanchez
Tamiko Ooka accepts honor for Soh Daiko Taiko Group
Sohs past and present! Including Rev. Ron Miyamura, Alan and Merle Okada, Teddy Yoshikami
Honorees post for photo with presenters
Mr Yagis friends and family
Tachibana members, friends and family
Dr Nambas friends and family
JAA members, friends and family
Mr Bon Yagi
KBI Kokushi Budo Institute members and family
Rev Earl Ikeda (L) and Rev Ron Miyamura (R) flanked by NYBC sangha friends
ABSC American Buddhist Study Center Presiden Hoshina Seki and Josephine Seki flanked by members and friends
The food was AMAZING!
Soh Daiko members
Where Soh goes, fun is sure to follow!!!
NYBC sangha members and friends
Shintaro Higashi, KBI founder Nobuyoshi Higashi and friend
KBI members having fun
Richard Gross, Mariko Kato, Rev. Earl Ikeda and event chair Gail Inaba and Lillian Moy.
Thanks folks, it was a fun event with fantastic food and company!!!
Mac from Soh Daiko won a raffle prize!
Chris from Tachibana won a raffle prize!
I didnt win??? OK, you did!
Rev Ron Miyamura (Midwest Buddhist Temple) and Rev Earl Ikeda (NYBC) at 80th Memorial service
Flanked by Minister Assistants Isabelle Bernard and Cheryl IKemiya
Rev Ron with Soh Daiko members