The Greater Kansas City Japan Festival Committee thanks all of our very generous contributors who make our Festival a reality. Without their financial support it would not be possible to hold this great event for the Greater Kansas City area. We would like to thank the following donors for their contribution to the festival.

Festival Co-Sponsor

Johnson County Community College

 

Yokozuna Sumo Grand Champion

Molle Toyota

United Airlines

Yokozuna Sumo Grand Master

Molle Toyota
United Airlines

Ozeki Sumo Grand Master

Consulate General of Japan at Chicago
Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts

Komusubi Sumo Champion

Agrex, Inc.
Asian American Chamber of Commerce
Capitol Federal Foundation
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
KCTV-5
Kawasaki Motors Mfg. Corp USA
Francis and Charlene Lemery
Miller & Company P.C.
The Pitch
Sunderland Family Fund
TYR Energy
United Instruments, Inc.
Jo and Yoshiko Yamanaka

Maegashira Sumo Grand Champion

Robert P. Dunn Family
IHI, Inc.
Kansas Consortium for Teaching about Asia
Doug and Mizuki McGregor

Juryo Sumo Champion

Jim and Lydia Kanki
Kansas City Japanese School
KC Japan Circle Sakura
Denny and Patti Kurogi
Linda Lighton and Lynn Adkins
James D. Steele
Kosuke Suzuki

Makushita Sumo Champion

David Albrecht and Laura O'Brien
Anonymous
Michael Burke
Ruth Chiga
Jane Drury and Russ Amos
Michiko Gross
Gunze Plastics and Engineering Corp. of America
Darlene Jones
Terry Kipper
David Kreiner and Atsuki Mori
Christopher Leitch and Stuart Hinds
David and Hiromi Lessmann
Chie Lippold
Eric, Mindy, Takahiro and Nikko Looney
Jessica and Matthew Macko
John Matthews
Hiroko Nichols
Carole Owsley
Gabriel Rebeck
Bob and Kazuyo Rumbach
Pradeep and Haruko Shukla
Sachie Stroder
Masami and Eunice Willis
Stephen and Tami Woodsmall
Patty Woods and Mickey Coalwell
Yoki

Patron

Robert and Hiroko Bray
Mitsue Clevenger
Miyako K. Fraley
Karin L. Frank and Dennis Fithen
Ryan, Kotoko, and Luca Grass
Jack and Chris Haden
Kaoru Harvey
Nobuko Kawase
Sadako Kimes
Patricia A. Knott
Noriko Lowell
Larry and Cindy Meeker
Catherine Browder Morris
Hiroshi and Natsuko Nishimune
Martin and Kyoko Peters
Deepak and Rohini Phadke
Mahendra Rupani
Hideko Schackmann
Michael and Leslie Sciolaro
Rebecca Smith
Chris Steineger and Shari Wilson
Kaye and Walt Thompson
Unique Trends Company
Chris and Mayumi Wagner
Karen Whitlow and John Neal