BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5365@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20170519T000000Z DTEND:20170519T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Nihonmachi Little Friends (NLF) will hold a Ribbon-Cutting Cere mony on Friday\, May 19 from 11:00 am to noon at its brand new preschool a ddition\, located adjacent to its historic Issei Women&rsquo\;s Building a t 1830 Sutter Street in San Francisco&rsquo\;s Japantown. The event will i nclude a performance by the NLF preschoolers and participation by the Japa nese American Religious Federation. Light refreshments will be served.\n\n In 2012\, NLF launched the Plant A Seed Campaign (PASC) to create this pre school addition which\, along with the Issei Women&rsquo\;s Building\, is the permanent home for its preschool programs. The new facility will enabl e NLF to increase its preschool licensed capacity to 90 children\, and wil l feature a rooftop playground. &ldquo\;On behalf of our children\, staff\ , and board\, we would like to express our sincerest gratitude\,&rdquo\; s tates NLF Executive Director Cathy Inamasu. &ldquo\;We simply could not ha ve done this major accomplishment without the generous support of our comm unity.&rdquo\;&nbsp\;\n\n Fundraising for the new building addition is con tinuing\, with three additional events planned: Grand Opening on Saturday\ , July 8th\, the Big Steps for Little Friends 5K Run/Walk in October\; and the Sushi Social/42nd Anniversary of the agency at its new facility on Fr iday\, November 17th. Naming opportunities are still available starting at $1\,000\, with recognition on donor boards in the new building lobby. Inf ormation on ways to help NLF reach its goal can be found at its website\, www.nlfchildcare.org.\n <!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]-->\n<!--[endif]- ->\n###\n <!--[if !supportLineBreakNewLine]-->\n<!--[endif]-->\n SUMMARY:NLF's Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Preschool Addition URL:/en/events/2017/05/19/nlfs-ribbon-cutting-ceremony-for-new-preschool-ad / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR