On July 17, the attestation ceremony for this year’s Bank of Okinawa sponsored “Okigin Furusato Shinko Kikin” (Okinawa Bank Hometown Promotion Grant) was held at the main branch of the said bank. This year, 28 projects were submitted but only 8 selected. Our Karate Bureau’s project was among these 8 selected projects. The project aims at creating a community site of specialists who will share their ideas on how the values of Okinawa traditional karate can be extend to other fields like education and tourism among others.
Please visit our website as we will regularly report about the evolution of this project.
Article published in the Ryukyu Shimpo Newspaper July 18, 2015