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Fundraising for Shuri Castle Reconstruction

Cooperation agreement: Okinawa

Thank-you and report of “the first phase support fund for Shuri Castle restoration and reconstruction”

Thank you for your cooperation in the “Support Fund for Shurijo Castle Restoration and Reconstruction.”

Based on the funds we received, we donated a total of ¥1,134,035 to Okinawa Prefecture on April 30, 2020 for the first term of 2019. We would like to thank all of you for your cooperation in this article.

“The second recruitment of funds for the restoration and reconstruction of Shurijo Castle has ended.

Crowdfunding supporters list of names (honorifics omitted, in no particular order)

どさんこしまんちゅプロジェクト/Michigan_Okinawa_Kenjinkai/アレックス株式会社/An aged

樋口レイ子/mora/ユタ州沖縄県人会/kiki/永喜/桐原 淳泰/nag/Yihsin Chiang/AKIFORDREAM/鈴木孝宏/山城憲一郎/sonokoono/Chris/sugifumiren/Ivana Chen/社寺建 山本信幸/Concert ParisPiano/松田隆紀/Sato/劉大可/平良智広/cineastar

Nakada/新本博文/瑞慶覧桂太/Ban Ishii/カズキ/Hung-Wen Wu/屋良朝法/李宜玲/JenCo/Y_Saito/YASURO.ARASAKI/nansei1/Yunaminhai/WUB_Mariko K/ntroehler@yahoo.se/Yuki/仲宗根哲治/金城学/久松弘幸/仲宗根夕子/やまねこ/LEE JEONGHEE/名無しさん/KAO NIENTSU/桑原直子/Sean Teoh/Chan wang fat/Marcello/keimi/糸日谷信雄/なこ/SparkleOyster/Joakim Kristiansson/森禄介

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Shuri reconstruction topic

The symbol of Okinawa and UNESCO’s world heritage site, Shuri Castle, was destroyed in a fire early morning of October 31, 2019. Just recently restored to its original state, the castle’s large parts were burnt down and damaged, including the main and seven other buildings.

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Engineering and Construction Civil Engineering General Affairs Division

1-2-2 Izumizaki Naha City, Okinawa Prefecture 900-8570

Okinawa Prefecture Dept. of Civil Engineering and Construction

Civil Engineering General Affairs Division

Okinawa lost its symbol of the Ryukyu heritage and its citizen is disheartened by the incident. Many well wishes and encouragements, including the support for the rebuilding of the castle are coming in.

Okinawa lost its symbol of the Ryukyu heritage and its citizen is disheartened by the incident.  Many well wishes and encouragements, including the support for the rebuilding of the castle are coming in.

IT Innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa (ISCO) is organizing a fundraising for the recovery and reconstruction of Shuri Castle. All the proceeds from this fundraising will go to Okinawa Prefectural Government, which is responsible for the rebuilding project. The handling fees will be deducted from the proceeds of online payments such as credit card and PayPal.

We hope you join us in our mission to restore this world heritage and give us your support.

Many of the fine arts and artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom era were stored inside of the castle. The extent of the damage to those art pieces has not been reported yet. The assessment is expected to take time.

Many of the fine arts and artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom era were stored inside of the castle. The extent of the damage to those art pieces has not been reported yet.  The assessment is expected to take time.

Shuri Castle was the culmination of Okinawa’s history, architecture, art, and crafts. ISCO hopes to support the effort of restoring the castle back to its highest point by ways in which only ISCO can

The Message from the Governor Donation-Based Crowdfunding Website for the Restoration and Reconstruction of Shuri Castle

Denny Tamaki The Governor of Okinawa

Denny Tamaki The Governor of Okinawa

Shuri Castle was destroyed in a fire October 31, 2019. The castle was the symbol of Okinawan history and culture and was the heart of its citizen.

We have been receiving heartfelt messages and supports from all over Japan and the world. I would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude.

IT Innovation and Strategy Center has graciously volunteered to work with Okinawa Prefectural Government to launch a global donation-based crowdfunding for the restoration and reconstruction of Shuri Castle. The multilingual site makes it easy for the international donors to make the payments.

Okinawa Prefecture Government will continue to make every effort to restore and reconstruct Shuri Castle as soon as possible. We appreciate your cooperation and support.

November 15, 2019

WUB and ISCO have teamed up.

WUB and ISCO have teamed up.

We asked WUB for cooperation and broad support for this initiative, and we received the warm support of WUB members.

WUB Network President Brazil Kenji Oshiro

WUB Network President Brazil Kenji Oshiro

On behalf of all members of WUB Network, I would like to thank you for the crowdfunding project which you are voluntary working with Okinawa Prefectural Government. As you may know that Governor Denny Tamaki is our Honorary President. It is our honor and privilege to support Governor and Okinawa, particularly Shuri Castle restoration at this time. As you will launch the 2nd Period of Global Donation-Based Crowdfunding for the Restoration and Reconstruction of Shuri Castle, WUB Network is honor to be supporting organization for this project again and will take advantage of our worldwide network, we will try to let more Uchinanchu overseas to know about this Crowdfunding.

June 26, 2020

The Worldwide Uchinanchu Business Network

The Worldwide Uchinanchu Business Network

The Worldwide Uchinanchu Business Network, or WUB, is an organization consisting of Uchinanchu and Uchinanchu-at-heart who understands and supports WUB activities from around the world. WUB was established with the core aim of helping Uchinanchu building international business networks and promoting mutual business development for its members and deepen understandings Uchinanchu around the globe. There are 23 Chapters in 16 Countries and regions, with approximately 500 members.

Acceptance of “Second Stage: Fundraising for Shurijo Castle Restoration/Reconstruction Support” Using Global Crowdfunding

Junichi Inagaki, Board Chairman of IT Innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa

IT Innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa Junichi Inagaki, Board Chairman

We are now carrying out the second-stage recruitment of “Support funds for the restoration and reconstruction of Shurijo Castle” as a global crowdfunding as in the first period of the previous time. Shuri Castle in Naha City, Okinawa Prefecture, which was burned down on October 31, last year, is a symbol of the history and culture of Ryukyu/Okinawa. I can’t forget that many people from all over the country and all of the world who sent us felt a shocking shock. Since then, many individuals and groups have been actively engaged in activities for recovery and reconstruction, and even now, even if we are the general incorporated foundation Okinawa IT Innovation Strategy Center, the original purpose of the organization, “IT Has promoted this project as part of the promotion of the Okinawan economy by utilizing We will continue to ask for the support of all concerned in the second recruitment of this year, as we hope that Shurijo will come back soon to talk about eternal history as soon as possible.

June 26, 2020

ISCO’s Mission:

ISCO’s Mission:

■ Advance Okinawa’s economy by enhancing IT innovations to non-IT industries.

■ Prioritize the targets by initially focusing on the major and unique industries in Okinawa, i.e., tourism, logistics, manufacturing, agriculture, and finance.

■ Expand the newly created innovation and businesses/services to the nationwide and worldwide markets.

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沖縄県土木建築部都市公園課

1-2-2 Izumizaki Naha City, Okinawa Prefecture 900-8570

Okinawa Prefecture Dept. of Civil Engineering and Construction

City Park Division

ISCO’s Contact Information:

Name: IT Innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa

Location: 2-3-6, Mekaru, IT Souzo Bldg., 4th Fl, Naha, Okinawa, 900-0004

shuri@isc-okinawa.org