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

Ozeki Sumo Grand Master

Henderson Engineers, Inc.
Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts

Sekiwake Sumo Grand Champion

Consulate General of Japan at Chicago

 

Komusubi Sumo Grand Champion

Agrex, Inc
Asian American CHamber of Commerce of Kansas City
Capitol Federal
Robert P. Dunn Family
Hallmark Cars, Inc.
KCTV-5
Francis and Charlene Lemery
Miller & COmpany P.C.
United Instruments, Inc.
Jo and Yoshiko Yamanaka

Maegashira Sumo Grand Champion

IHI Inc.
Kawasaki Motors Mfg. Corp USA
KU Center for East Asian Studies
Doug and Mizuki McGregor

Juryo Sumo Champion

Jim and Lydia Kanki
Kansas City Japanese School
KC Jpana Circle Sakura
Linda Lighton and Lynn Adkins
James D. Steele

Makushita Sumo Champion

David Albrecht and Laura O’Brien
Anonymous
Warren and Kozue Beyer
Ruth Chiga
Jane Drury and Russ Amos
Gunze Plastics & Engineering Corp of America
Darlene Jones
Terry Kipper
Dr. David Kreiner and Dr. Atsuki Mori
Denny and Patti Kurogi
David and Hiromi Lessman
Chie Lippold
Eric, Mindy, Takahiro, and Nikko Looney
John Matthews
Ann Modcrin
Catherine Browser Morris
Hiroko Nichols
Carole Owsley
Bob and Kazuyo Rumbach
Howard and Lour Snyder
South KC Shotokan Karate Dojo
Sachie Stroder
Kosuke Suzuki
Masami and Eunice Willis
Patty Woods and Mickey Coalwell
Stephen and Tami Woodsmall
Yoki

Patron

Anna Clair Bradley
Robert and Hiroko Bray
Michael Burke
Bob and Phyllis Carlson
Mitsue Clevenger
Miyako Fraley
Ryan, Kotoko, and Luca Grass
Michiko Gross
Jack and Chris Haden
Kaoru Harvey
Susan Ikazaki
Nobuko Kawase
Patricia Knott
Noriko Lowell
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Lucas
Linda J. McCurry
Hiroshi and Natsuko Nishimune
Kenji and Peggy Oba
Martin and Kyoko Peters
Deepak S. and Rohini D. Phadke
Hideko Schackmann
Michael and Leslie Sciolaro
Mary Jane Short
Chris Steineger and Shari Wilson
Unique Trends Company
Chris and Mayumi Wagner