The Venice Japanese American Memorial Monument Committee invites residents to Zoom in on their 2022 Virtual VJAMM Commemoration on the 80th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, on Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Zoom link:

They also invite residents to support the VJAMM Fundraiser at Hama Sushi Restaurant in Venice, California that evening from 4 to 9 p.m. Hama Sushi will donate 10% of all dinner sales to the VJAMM Committee for educational outreach, ongoing maintenance of the monument, and funding the Annual Arnold Maeda Manzanar Pilgrimage Grant.  Visit for more information about the Venice Japanese American Memorial Monument.

Submitted by Phyllis Hayashibara