Wednesday, April 25, 2018
An active, caring community for seniors

From the Desk of the Executive Director

Families and Friends of Kokoro: 
Cooking From the Heart 2018:  Save the Date!  Kokoro's annual fund raising event is scheduled for Saturday, April 7th, 2018 at Nihonmachi Terrace Apartments, 1615 Sutter St.  1 p.m. - 4 p.m.   Join Jan Yanehiro, broadcast journalist and author, MC of the event to learn from three local Chefs who will demonstrate one of their signature dishes that you will also get to taste.   Chef Taka Nagamine, Kokoro's own Chef and former owner/chef of Kuishimbo Restaurant, Chef Mari Takahashi, formerly owner/chef of Nombe Izakaya and Charlie Truong, owner/chef of PPQ Dungeness Island Vietnamese Restaurant will be showing you how it's done.   Proceeds are used to provide funds that assist residents who need financial support with reduced fees, provides for more staff training and a safer environment for residents at Kokoro.  Contact Jimmy Murota at tel: (415) 776-8066 if you have questions or would like to make reservations.
Benefit Raffle Drawing: Imagine winning 4 nights at a luxury hotel in Las Vegas or, 2-tickets to a Golden State Warrior's basket ball game or, 4-tickets and parking to one of the SF Giants home games or, $500 in cash!  YOU could be a lucky winner with 6 chances for $25.   Raffle tickets are now available and have been mailed out.  If you have not received your tickets contact Jimmy Murota and we will mail them directly to you.  
Family Council:   Please contact Linda Yamane  by email lindayamane@gmail.com if you are interested in participating in a Kokoro Family Council.   First meeting is planned for March 10.