Please feel free to contact members below for additional information about the the Cultural Center development.



Walter Kunitake
Mobile phone: (808) 938-3624

Claudia Chang, Vice Chair
Mobile phone: (808) 938-1338

Steven Kaneko, Treasurer
Mobile phone: (808) 228-2791

Jean Kadooka, Secretary
Mobile phone: (808) 936-8320

Yoko Otsubo, Japanese Secretary

Takeo “Uki” Izawa, Board Member
Mobile phone: (808) 747-2683

Gilbert Kaneko, Board Member
Home phone: (808) 323-3594

Cheryl Kurashige, Board Member
Home phone: (808) 324-1264

Nathan Kurashige, Board Member
Mobile phone: (808) 938-7835

Linda Nagai, Board Member
Mobile phone: (808) 936-6079

Tony Takai, Board Member
Mobile Phone: (319)-759-1996

Carol Zakahi, Board member
Mobile Phone: (808) 987-2625


Sherry Bracken

Mobile Phone: (808) 936-2328

Earl Fry
Mobile Phone: (650) 868-2523

Jane Testa
Mobile Phone: (808) 315-3399


live coffee trees
Banquet preparation with real coffee trees and mirage of blossoms

Japanese Cultural Center of Kona
PO BOX 206
Kailua-Kona HI 96745