WHO WE ARE
We are an organization dedicated to the preservation of Okinawan customs and traditions. Our membership is comprised of both Okinawans, Okinawan descendants and non-Okinawan members who share our love for the Okinawan culture. There are about two hundred families in the Chicagoland area and we also have many other members from other states like Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, and even California.
2021 Scholarship Application is now being accepted -
CHICAGO KENJINKAI SECTION STARTS AT 1:18:00 - INTERVIEWEE MINORI YAMAKI
CHICAGO KENJINKAI SECOND INTERVIEW STARTS AT 2:04:39
- INTERVIEWEE MINORI YAMAKI
A Little Fun from a Chicago Kenjinkai Alumni:
Mayumi Seino's son, Spencer (19) is living in Japan with his karate teacher and posted this video on YouTube.
He is enjoying Japan and would like to be a musician someday.
Good luck to you Spencer!