Sponsors / Donors

We thank the many following sponsors, donors and advertisers without whose support this bonspiel would not have been possible.


We are still seeking corporate and individual sponsors, donors and advertisers to help make this an event to remember and a highlight of the curling season. Reach out to our enthusiastic and appreciative group of curlers, spectators and volunteers today!

For more information, or to discuss your sponsorship or donation, please contact donations@bcniseicurling.ca




Diamond Level ($2,500)

The National Association of Japanese Canadians

Platinum Level ($1,500)

Richmond Sport Hosting

Bronze Level ($500)

Dr. Crispin Horng – Kingsway Dental

Wednesday Night ($250+)

Roy Kobayashi & Friends

Thursday Night ($250+)

Karen Ong – Shoppers Drug Mart, Blundell Centre

Friday Night ($250+)

TRG Group Benefits

Trophies ($250)

A Event Dr. Y.Vincent Yoshida
B Event Kami Insurance Agencies Ltd.
C Event M.O. Nakanishi Ltd.
D Event Sean Kumagai – Metrotown Mazda
Chris Stylianou – Macdonald Realty Westmar



If you would like to make a donation, please send a cheque—payable to “Vancouver Nisei Curling Club,” to Wesbild Holdings Ltd., Attn. Susanna Shimizu, Suite 2650 – 666 Burrard St., Vancouver, BC, V6C 2X8—as soon as you can, along with a brief note indicating which donation program you are donating to.

The In-Off ($250 +)

Jim & Norma Sawada

Terry Uyeda

The Run Back ($100 +)

Richard Nomura
Laurie & Victor Shimizu
Dave & Bev Kobayashi
Waller Construction
Graham Amano – Amano Foods Ltd.
Norm Jang

Ed Ip

The Raise ($50 +)

Dorothy & Darrel Omae
Frances Chow

Stephen & Dianne Tasaka

The Draw to the Button ($25 +)

Dean Shinkoda

In Memoriam

This is a special category for anyone in the Nisei community who would like to remember a loved one who has passed. It is by donation (any amount is welcome). 

Sharon & Bob Flynn (donors) in memory of Kenny Shiyoji
Kay Koyanagi (donor) in memory of Yuki Koyanagi
Roy Murao (donor) in memory of Todd Murao
Wayne Saito (donor) in memory of Mas & Joan Saito
Tony Imai (donor) in memory of June Imai
Noriko Kumagai (donor) in memory of June Imai
Dave & Arlene Yoshida (donors) in memory of Troy Yoshida
Miki Family (donors) in memory of MaryAnne Kiyomi Miki
Dave & Bev Kobayashi (donors) in memory of Kiechi Kobayashi, Mel Kawano, Yuki Wakita
Jim, Jean, Len & Shelley Tateyama (donors) in memory of Roy Tateyama

In-kind donations of silent-auction items, raffle prizes, food and beverages, services and labour are greatly appreciated.

Corporate In-Kind

Melissa Brockmann—Brockmann Chocolates • Yvon Beaudoin RMT • Toyo Importing
Jonathan Freeston—Labatt • Cascade Fishing Adventures • Brad Pelletier—Predator Ridge
Dave Vallee—RE/MAX New Westminster • Steve Stylianou—Felico Greek Restaurant
Ichiro Restaurant • Bill Senghara—White Spot • Canadian Fish Co. • Yamato Trading Co.
Makoto Tsukishima—HDR|CEI Architecture Associates, Inc. • Green Acres Golf Course
Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel • Ken Lee—Superior Produce • David Wood—Wolseley
Russ McDougall—Bridgeport Collision • Martin Lang—Vertex One • Oceangate Fisheries
Genesta Fisheries • Rudy Chin—Pharmasave, Oak & W 42nd • Fujiya • Michael Omae—Aquilini
Stevenston Seabreeze Adventures • Shane Demsey—Paladin Technologies • George Fukushima—Birchcliff Energy Ltd.
Design Tech Hair Studio • Rick Pughe—Canadian Fishing Co. •

Individual In-Kind

Don Ikoma • Ben & Judy Nishi • Denise & Greg Asai • Amy Freeston • Judy Ferrante
Ken & Bea Ichiiwa • Rachael Lam • Susanna & Ron Shimizu • Dean Shinkoda
Rick & Naomi Tasaka • Aki Nishiyama • Naoto Saeki • Roy Kobayashi • Liz & Nobby Sakiyama
Roger Obayashi & Carol Baisley • Jo-Ann & Harry Obayashi • Scott & Nicole Ichiiwa
Sharon & Bob Flynn • Tina & Terence Oye • Mike & Frances Nakanishi • Scott & Kristy Miller
Alan Yamaoka • Hokkaido Teams • Dianne & Stephen Tasaka • Mako Endo & Makoto Suyama
Pat Maihara • Tim Araki • Kamloops Nisei Curling Club • Kamloops Japanese Canadian Association
Joe & Kathy Mukuyama • Miki Endo & Ian Cockfield • Jori van der Linde • Stan Nakatsu
Amanda Asham • Paul Neufeld • Dale Murao • Ben Yoshida • Randy & Joyce Tasaka • Wayne Saito
Richard & Vivian Omori • Team Manitoba • Andrew Peller • Colin Campbell • Penny Chong
Lorene Yonemura • Richmond Curling Club • Marpole Curling Club • Kelowna Nisei Curling Club

If you would like to be a sponsor, donor or volunteer, please contact donations@bcniseicurling.ca or bonspiel@bcniseicurling.ca.

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