Category Archives: Internal News

News articles released by the Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro regarding the latest updates on the efforts to stop the sale and save Keiro.

12/04/15 Letter Received from AG to AHC

administrator   December 5, 2015   Comments Off on 12/04/15 Letter Received from AG to AHC

On December 4, 2015, the Attorney General’s office provided additional documentation that they did not provide in their “complete case file” package of documentation regarding the sale of the Keiro facilities. Yet close examination of the details of the email correspondence between the various parties tends to raise more questions than answers regarding this sale. Share It!FacebookTwitterGoogle+DiggRedditStumbleUponemail

Attorney General Staff Meets with Ad Hoc Committee

administrator   November 28, 2015   Comments Off on Attorney General Staff Meets with Ad Hoc Committee

Attorney General Sends Staff from San Francisco and Sacramento to Meet with the Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro LOS ANGELES: November 24, 2015 – Two days before Thanksgiving, the Office of the California Attorney General (“AG”) committed three staff members to fly down from their San Francisco and Sacramento offices to hear representatives from the Ad Hoc Committee to… Read more »

Town Hall Meeting Recap

administrator   November 25, 2015   Comments Off on Town Hall Meeting Recap

Full Edition: The Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro Unites Japanese and Japanese American Communities at Save Keiro Town Hall Meeting LITTLE TOKYO, LOS ANGELES: November 23, 2015 – The Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro published press releases in community news publications, hosted regional meetings, and distributed flyers in both English and Japanese via email and at community centers,… Read more »

Ad Hoc Letter to Attorney General

administrator   November 17, 2015   Comments Off on Ad Hoc Letter to Attorney General

November 16, 2015 Ms. Tania M. Ibanez Senior Assistant Attorney General Attorney General’s Office, California Department of Justice 300 South Spring Street, Suite 1702 Los Angeles, CA 90013 Subject:  KEIRO SENIOR HEALTHCARE SERVICES Dear Ms. Ibanez: We write this in response to your letter dated November 5, 2015, in which you advised that the AG had approved Keiro’s proposed sale… Read more »

Press Release – Town Hall Meeting

For Immediate Release “Gambatte — Don’t Give Up Hope to Save the Keiro Homes” The Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro invites the community to the “Save Keiro” Town Hall on Monday, November 23, 2015, 7 pm to 9 pm, at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center’s Aratani Theatre, 244 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles, 90012. The following… Read more »

U.S. Congressional Letter Sent to Attorney General

administrator   November 5, 2015   Comments Off on U.S. Congressional Letter Sent to Attorney General

Breaking News! On November 4, 2015, U.S. Congressperson Judy Chu (27th District, CA) along with 15 other Members of Congress signed and sent a letter to the Attorney General, Kamala Harris, asking for the postponement of the sale of the Keiro facilities to Pacifica Companies until a public hearing is held, and to take into account the results of that… Read more »

Meeting With Consul General of Japan

administrator   October 29, 2015   Comments Off on Meeting With Consul General of Japan

Representatives of the Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro met with the Consul General of Japan earlier this week. The Committee was represented by Charles Igawa, Kenji Irie, Keiko Ikeda Irie, and Terry Handa.  The Consul General listened to the presentation given, mostly by Dr. Kenji Irie, to hear the community’s side of the issue. Apparently, the Consul General has… Read more »

Emergency Meeting on the Sale of Keiro Facilities

Brad M   October 22, 2015   Comments Off on Emergency Meeting on the Sale of Keiro Facilities

WHEN: Sunday, Oct 25, 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm WHERE: Cultural Room on the 5th floor of the JACCC 244 South San Pedro Street Los Angeles, CA 90012  US Entire session will be presented in Japanese language. Presenter: Cultural News Co-Organizers: Shigeharu Higashi (Cultural News), Dave Sato (Business owner), and Takao Naito (Teacher) This meeting is designed for Japanese speaking people… Read more »

Jon Kaji Delivers First Batch of Petition Signatures to Attorney General

Brad M   October 20, 2015   Comments Off on Jon Kaji Delivers First Batch of Petition Signatures to Attorney General

On Monday, October 19, 2015 Jon Kaji of the Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro hand-delivered the first batch of 2715 petition signatures to the Attorney General’s Los Angeles office, to stop the sale of Keiro. The committee is continuing to collect signatures with its goal being to collect 10,000 signatures by the end of October to present to the… Read more »

KPCC Reports on Planned Keiro Sale

Brad M   October 15, 2015   Comments Off on KPCC Reports on Planned Keiro Sale

OCT 15, 2015:  Southern California Public Radio Station KPCC 89.3 posted on its website an article providing a synopsis of the planned sale of Keiro and the views of both the Ad Hoc Committee to Save Keiro and Shawn Miyake, Keiro CEO & President. Link to Complete Article: KPCC: Planned sale of Japanese senior housing riles community Share It!FacebookTwitterGoogle+DiggRedditStumbleUponemail