Professor to Discuss Direct Relief Efforts


Hiroko Tina Tajima, a professor at Shirayuri College in Tokyo and a Japanese-English-Chinese interpreter for the U.N. and the Japanese government, will discuss her relief efforts in northeastern Japan on Sunday, May 1, at 6:30 p.m. at Centenary United Methodist Church, 300 S. Central Ave., Little Tokyo.

Tajima is visiting Los Angeles to coordinate her work with local Japanese/Japanese American groups. She spoke on Friday at a ceremony held by the Japanese American National Museum to commemorate the 49th day since the earthquake and tsunami.

Her updates on delivery of supplies to Ishinomaki have appeared on the Rafu Shimpo’s website. Info: [email protected] (put “Tina Tajima” in the subject line).


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