Shimeji Ryusaki Kanazawa
About Auntie Shim...
Here are a few links to articles and video interviews of Auntie Shim.
Shimeji Ryusaki Kanazawa (1915 – 2014): Invaluable Devotion to Hawaii’s Families Spanned Decades” by Leila Fujimori – Star Advertiser (4/19/14)
Governor Honors Shimeji Kanazawa as Lifetime Honorary Kupuna” -- Governor’s Office (7/13/13).
Shimeji Kanazawa, Policy Advisory Board for Elder Affairs Lifetime Honorary Kupuna Award Recognition (Photos) (Governor Neil Abercrombie).
Shimeji Ryusaki Kanazawa Deemed ‘Florence Nightingale of Hawaii’ for WWII Actions” by Dorothea Dee Buckingham – Hawaii Reporter (7/21/10).
Honors for Shim Kanazawa at 97” – Leslie Wilcox Blog (7/28/13).
Policy Board to Honor Shim Kanazawa with Lifetime Membership – AARP Hawaii (5/30/13).
Outstanding Senior Citizen Recognition Program” – Midweek (7/28/08)
Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox: Guest: Shimeji Kanazawa” – PBS Hawaii (transcript of program first aired 9/4/12) [PDF Download]
“Shim Kanazawa: A Pioneer for the Ages” – Generations Magazine (2011) [PDF Download]
“Serving Heart Awards are Bestowed on Four Individuals” – University of Hawaii, Manoa (7/19/12).
Project Dana Founder: Shimeji Kanazawa.
Long Story Short with Leslie Wilcox: Guest: Shimeji Kanazawa – PBS Hawaii – YouTube (9/4/12)