Okinawan Club Shingapore
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- Okinawan Club Shingapore About
Membership 88（As of 2016） Established 1996 Chairperson Takayuki Uchima (Term unknown) Organization Overview ・The club has no membership restriction such as age, gender or citizenship. It is open to everyone fond of Okinawa and foster friendship. Furthermore, they sometime host gathering to invite guests who are visiting Singapore coming from Okinawa, making these gatherings a place to exchange information and expand their network.
・Its current president is Mr. Uchima the manager of Nirai Kanai an Okinawan food restaurant located in Liang Court.
Affiliated Org. None Related Org. 1 Publication No response to the survey
- Okinawan Club Shingapore Activity contents
URL https://singapore-okinawa-kenjinkai.jimdo.com/ Description 【Cooperated with: A Beautiful Life Musical Fiesta】
・On December 3, 2016, an outdoor event at the Botanic Gardens was held having as guest the senior female group KBG84 from Kohama Island. The Club members opened the event playing Sanshin and singing, adding excitement to the event.
【Cooperated with: Ryukyu Corazon Handball International Friendly Match】
・At the end of 2016, Ryukyu Corazon visited Singapore for a friendly match with the representative of Singapore. At the venue, there were booths with Okinawa tourism information as well as Okinawan products for sale. Members played the Sanshin during break and danced Kachasi creating an amicable atmosphere for the players and the audience to interact.
Own scholarship program No response to the survey Exchange with other region No response to the survey Other Okinawa related matters 【Okinawa Diner Nirai Kanai】
・An Izakaya restaurant located on B1 of Liang Court Shopping Centre, a place very popular among the Japanese. The Club holds its gatherings here. It is very popular not only among Okinawan and Japanese, but also among the locals. It also offers Okinawan food to events organized by the Okinawa Prefectural Government and it was used as a movie location. Its owner is Mr. Takayuki Uchima, the president of the Club. He gathered volunteers to form a Hari team that is participating in the local dragon boat race.