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Grants Highlights: Faith United Methodist Church

The parking lot of Faith United Methodist Church (FUMC) is filled with cars. At first, it may seem as if the entire congregation has convened for a Sunday morning service but today is neither Sunday, nor is there a service being held. It’s a bright Tuesday afternoon and the halls of the church are... Learn More


Introducing Dr. Yuichi Yanami

Through the Keiro-Providence Whole Person Care Program, Keiro is proud to be working with Dr. Yuichi Edwin Yanami, Associate Medical Director at Providence TrinityCare Hospice… Learn More

Older adult woman playing the ukulele

Grants Highlights: Japanese American Cultural and Community Center – Ukes For Little Tokyo

At the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC), Chester Ikei teaches older adults how to play the ukulele as a way to bring them together and reduce some of the challenges of aging. The free class supported by Keiro Grant funding, called Ukuleles for Little Tokyo (U4LT), began in September 2016 and has seen interest grow with every class. Now boasting a class size of about 30 students, Mr. Ikei and the JACCC encourage these older adults to learn how to play and sing classic Japanese songs - the kind they listened to in their youth. Learn More