HOME AWAY FROM HOME - THE VANCOUVER TONARIGUMI COOKBOOK
Acknowledgements
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

The Japanese Community Volunteers Association (Tonari Gumi) acknowledges the assistance and generosity of the following organizations and local businesses that helped make this project possible:

  • Human Resources & Skills Development Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program
  • Angel Seafoods Ltd.
  • The Canadian Fishing Company (Canfisco)
  • Amano Foods Ltd.
  • Fugeta Family Farm (Kalden, B.C.)
CREDITS

English Editorial Team: Kikko Tasaka, Joji Kumagai, Richard Yasushi Ii
Japanese Editorial Team: Sayuri Sugawara, Junko Takashima

Seniors Program Coordinator: Sayuri Sugawara
Cookbook Project Coordinators: Richard Yasushi Ii, Sayuri Sugawara
Test Kitchen Coordinators: Kikko Tasaka, Sayuri Sugawara
Translation: Mari Kato, Keiko Funahashi
Photography: Richard Yasushi Ii, Hideaki Anzai
Design and Layout: Richard Yasushi Ii
Japanese Calligraphy: Kazuko Ikegawa
Home Away From Home Website: Chika Okamura

Cookbook Test Kitchen Workshop Team:
Sayuri Sugawara, Kikko Tasaka, Tam Tanaka, Kazuki Takashima, Atsuko Shuto, Mariko Suzuki, Etsuko Takata, Toshiko Koriyama, Tomoko Li, Harry Kishi, Shizuko Mikurube, Satomi Matsuoka, Yuka Matsuno, Junko Takashima, Yoshiko Shimizu, Naomi Su, Yukie Tateyama, Tomiko Noda, Asako Nomura, Mitsuko Inomata, Alice Maeda, Seiko Karakama, Hiroyo Kitano, Motoko Reed, Kazu Matsukura, Yoshie Omura, Shoko Nakagawa, Mitsuko Kawashima, Kimiko Hayashi, Kimiko Higashi, Ying Kan, Kumiko Mori, Kanako Kokubun, Miyuki Maekawa, Emiko Matsui, Natsuko Fujii, Yuriko Uyeda.

SPECIAL THANKS TO

Tonari Gumi would like to extend a special thanks to Richard Yasushi Ii and Sayuri Sugawara who made the corrections and additions necessary to update our second printing and to the many individuals throughout the Lower Mainland and throughout Canada who helped to ensure the first printing was sold out and encouraged us to go to another printing. Appreciation for on-going support is extended to the current staff of Tonari Gumi (David Iwaasa, Sayuri Sugawara, Junko Takashima and Shihori Scott-Moncrieff) and the Board of Directors led by Derek Iwanaka, Chairperson.