On behalf of the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui and the Maui Matsuri Committee, we extend out deepest appreciation to the following businesses, organizations, and individuals for helping to make the 2017 Maui Matsuri Kick-Off, Variety Show, and Festival a resounding success!

PRESENTED BY
Japanese Cultural Society of Maui

MAJOR SUPPORTERS
County of Maui
Hawaii Tourism Authority

MAJOR SPONSORS
IBEW-Local Union 1186
Island Honda
Maui Taiko
University of Hawaii - Maui College

PLATINUM SPONSORS
Linn Nishikawa & Associates
The Maui News

CATEGORY SPONSORS
A&B Properties, Inc.: Volunteer Hospitality
Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum: Festival Central
Araki and Regan Families: Kick-Off Event
Central Pacific Bank: Family Tent
Friends of Yuki Lei Sugimura: Kid’s Games
Hale Mahaolu: Variety Show Event
HouseMart Ben Franklin Crafts/Ace Hardware: Manga & Art Contest
HouseMart Ben Franklin Crafts: Craft Tent, Joy of Crafting Activity
Iwamoto Natto: Eating Contest
Kawaii Kon: Cosplay Competition
Maui Soda & Ice Works, Ltd.: Beverages
Maui Toy Works: Card Gaming Tournament
CATEGORY SPONSORS (cont.)
Meadow Gold Dairies, Inc.: Food Zone
Minit Stop: Kodomo Corner
Sam Sato, Inc.: Eating Contest
Sanrio Kaahumanu: Hello Kitty
Service Rentals & Supplies, Inc.: Exhibit Area
TJ’s Warehouse Outlet: Entertainment Stage

GOLD SPONSORS
Hawaii Carpenter’s Union (Local 745 Maui Division)

SILVER SPONSORS
Hale Makua Health ServicesHashi Car Wash
KPOA 93.5
Shore to Shore Realty, Inc.

BRONZE SPONSORS
Fukumoto Engineering, Inc.
JTB Hawaii, Inc.
Miyake Concrete Accessories, Inc.
Paul M. Ueoka, Carlsmith Ball LLC
Representative Kyle Yamashita
VIP Foodservice/Island Grocery Depot

PASSPORT & SURVEY ACTIVITY
Arisumi Brothers, Inc.
Kaaanapali Beach Hotel
Maui Lani Partners
Otomo Engineering, Inc.
Takamiya Market
Takitani, Agaran & Jorgensen LLP
Tasty Crust, Inc.
Tokyo Tei Restaurant
Wailea Golf Club

 

ADVERTISERS & DONORS
Ace Printing
Ameritone Maui
First Hawaiian Bank
Friends of Alan Arakawa
Friends of Michael Victorino
Friends of Mike White
Friends of Riki Hokama
Friends of Shan Tsutsui
Friends of Yuki Lei Sugimura
Goodfellow Bros., Inc.
Japo I. Yokoyama Bldg. Contractors, Inc.
Jonathan Clark
Mark A. Rich, State Farm Insurance
Maui Beach Hotel
Maui Electric
Mitchell Fukumoto
Munekiyo Hiraga
PEEKC, LLC
Roselani Place
Sam Sato’s, Inc.
Sounds Good Audio Services
SSFM InternationalTamura’s Fine Wine & Liquors
Tanikai Inc.
Tokyo Tei Restaurant
United Auto Parts, Inc.
Wailuku Dental Group
Valley Isle Appraisal Co.

MAUI MATSURI COMMITTEE
Co-Chairs: Brian Nagami, Kay Fukumoto, Yuki Lei Sugimura
Asa Ellison
Adrienne Fries
April Gragas
Brian Sato
Casey Nishikawa
Cheryl Okuma
MAUI MATSURI COMMITTEE (cont.)
Clarence Uehara
Conrado Cortez
Daryl Fujiwara
Debbie Hisashima
Deron Furukawa
Diane Wakamatsu
Gail Ideue
Gemma Medina
Gloria So
Jean Yokoyama
Jennifer Sumida
Joan Tamashiro
Jon Morioka
Justin Jackson
Katherine Patricio
Kathy Ohta
Kelsie Kagoshima
Kevin SanidadKit Zulueta
Krysta Fries
Leonard Oka
LeRoy Fries
Lyn Constantino
Lynn Araki-Regan
Michael Silva
Mikiko Kimura
Nancy Zionkowski
Noelani Sugata
Palika Bell-Cockett
Priscilla Yamamura
Ryan SuzukiSharon Higa
Sharon Westfall
Tiffany Iida
TJ Cordero
Tokie Ogawa
Valerie Matsunaga
Yvonne Ladera



ENTERTAINMENT, DEMONSTRATORS & EXHIBITORS
Alaka’i Paleka
Alexander & Baldwin Sugar Museum
Consulate General of Japan
Japanese Consulate
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii
Joy Shimabukuro
Kenny Endo Taiko Ensemble
Kyle Chew (Shakuhachi)
Makawao Kendo Club
Mark Givensel (Bonsai)
Maui Go Game
Maui Izanai Yosakoi Dancers
Maui Karate Association
Maui Ki-Aikido
Maui Minyo Kai
Maui Nisei Veterans Memorial Center
Maui Okinawan Taiko
Maui Sister Cities Foundation
Maui Taiko
Mokichi Okada Association (MOA)
Nakayama Minyo Kai
Stephanie Ohigashi
Tim Yamasaki
Yasu Ishida
Zenshin Daiko
VENDORS
Aloha Botanicals Maui
Beads & Things by Kori
CAS Crafts & Collectibles
Carol Y. Sakai Designs
HSK Creations
It’s About Time
Island Style Collections
Japanese Cultural Society of MauiJene
Jenny Liao
Kansha Preschool
Kahului Hongwanji Mission
Kissy
Maui Fresh Streatery
Maui Taiko
Oyako Tei
Patricia Huntley
RICE
Ruth Ancheta
Sharleen Asagi
Shirley Choy
Tamura Enterprises
Three’s Bar & Grill Wailuku Hongwanji Mission

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT FROM

Aaron Respico
Aesha Respico
Albert Patricio
Aleana Respico
Angel Rumbaoa
Anna Gragas
Anna Mae Shishido
Ariana Respico
Ashley DeCastro
Baldwin High School Japanese Club (Rory Sato)
Baldwin High School Key Club (John Guthrie)
Barbara Iida
Boy Scout, Maui County Council
Boy Scout Troop 68
Brian Kamai
Brian Kasahara
Brian McCafferty
Brooklyn Johnson
Caren Tateishi
Carl Duarte
Carol Guzman
Cathy Shimizu
Claire Gragas
Christopher Gallegos
Chuck Tsang
David Tamanaha
Duane KimDwayne Jacintho
Efren Ugalino
Elaine Miyajima
Erin Wade
Esther Mendoza
Faye Otsuka
Floyd Miyazono
Gail Kuba
Garret Okamura
Glenn Nakao
Governor David Ige
Imua Family Services
Jade Peters
Jan Shishido
Jared Mateaki
Jasmine Domingo
Jennifer Saito
John Buck
Joycelyn Victorino
June Ono
Kamehameha Schools Maui Japanese Club (Keali’i Mossman)
Kamehameha Schools Maui Japanese Language Class (Kimie Sasaki)
Kamehameha Schools Maui National Honor Society
Karen Meada
Karla Peters
Kathy Nakao
Kazuo Yamanoue
King Kekaulike Japanese Club (Jan Matsushita)
King Kekaulike Key Club (Cindy Kochi)
Kirk Kurokawa
Kit Zulueta Productions
Lahaina Restoration Foundation
Lianne Suzuki
Lin Watanabe
Logan Barcoma
Mae Nakahata
Marina Satoafaiga
Marlene Rebugio
Maui County Councilmembers
Maui High Key Club (Lisa Suzuki)
Maui High School Japanese Club (Casey Watanabe)
Maui Police Department
Maui’s Sons & Daughters of the Nisei Veterans
Mayor Alan Arakawa
Michael Victorino
Michele SuzukiNeil Masuoka
Night Darling
Noelani Sugata
Poke Hale Grindz
Queen Kaahumanu Center
Rachel Ball Phillips
Reverend John Hara
Robert Burton
Rodney Ryugo
Ryan Nagoshi
Sarah Begley
Sharon Toyama
Sharon Watanabe
Shelby Sales
Shelly Kan Hai
Sherri Grimes
Sidney Yee
Teens On Call
Theo Morrison
Tiare Johnson
Tim Yamasaki
Tina Carroll
Toni Rojas
Traci Giordano Silva
Valerie Barcoma
Vanessa Kina
Victoria Jacintho
Wade Kitagawa
Wailuku Shingon Mission
Warren Watanabe
Wayne Suzuki
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