Yoshiko Karasawa
Gift: $1,000,000
Recipient: Nikkei Place Foundation

Purpose: To support the redevelopment of the Nikkei National Museum, which opened in 2002. Nikkei Place was created to foster relationships between Japanese Canadians and other Canadians.
Link: Karasawa was one of the founding directors and supporters of Nikkei Place in the 1990s.