BWA News

 The BWA membership met on February 12th and held its Sokai luncheon following the meeting. Thank you to Elaine Akashi and Sandy Hirata for co-chairing the Sokai luncheon and to Gail Iwamoto-Hamai for the luncheon favors. We had a great time, with delicious food catered by Dani’s! New BWA member Judy Toba Stillwell was able to join us. Jane Nishiguchi, also a new member, was not able to join us. Jane is the daughter of Mary Tokumaru. We welcome Judy and Jane to the BWA. 

The next Hosha day is scheduled for Thursday, April 6, 2023, at 8:00 a.m. As mentioned before, all temple members are welcomed to join our dedicated BWA members in helping with Hosha.


A friendly reminder to BWA members to please pay your 2023 annual dues. Payments should be sent to Sandy Matsuda at P.O. Box 454, Wailuku, HI 96793 or placed in the BWA tray at the church office.


The BWA Food Fair which was scheduled for March 18, 2023 is postponed.

Happy Birthday to our members born in March: Mari Ann Kato, June Toma-Rose, Gwen Hiraga, Katsue Shishido, Irene Arakaki, Nancy Shimoda, Bette Nomura. 

 BWA members in attendance at service on February 12th, participated in the Dharma School’s Nirvana Day activity. 

As the Community Temple, we are here to serve both temple members and non-members alike. We are today, a 21st century organization