WALK THE FARM 2014
​Thank you everyone for helping us to send the message of "Kibou" (Hope) to the farmers in Japan and Central California! 
Hope to see you all at the farm 
again next year! 
Saturday, June 20, 2015!

June 14th, 2014  9:00am - 2:00pm
(Check in anytime between 9 to 2)
Tanaka Farms
5380 3/4 University Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612

Online pre-registration is now closed!
You  may still attend, $30 donation with no pre-registration

Carpool if possible, parking is limited!
Please consider being a SPONSOR
click on sponsor type to become an official sponsor
Online registration is now closed
If you would like to still be a sponsor
Contact Glenn Tanaka 
Walk@WalkTheFarm.com
(949) 653-2100  ext 202

  • Crop Sponsor - $200 Admit 2 to "Walk the Farm", 2 T-Shirts, Acknowledgement in the vegetable patch and in literature
  • Strawberry Sponsor - $500 Admit 5 to "Walk the Farm",     5 T-Shirts, Acknowledgement in the strawberry patch, logo on website and in literature
  • Farm Sponsor - $1000 Admit 10 to "Walk the Farm",         10 T-Shirts, Acknowledgement in reception area, logo on website and in literature

If you would like more info about becoming a Sponsor
please contact Glenn Tanaka at glenn@tanakafarms.com
or call 949-653-2100 ext 202

Click here to register as a Walker
Early bird registration $20 ends May 31
Early bird extended to June 8
Online pre-registration ends June 8
Non registered walkers $30 on June 14 at the farm


Click here to register your dog for the DOG walk
Check in is between 12 pm and 2 pm
Absolutely NO EARLY Check in!
Dog registration $5 (with registered Walker)

Click here to order T-Shirts to be picked up at the Walk

Click here for T-Shirts to be SHIPPED

For general information contact: Glenn@TanakaFarms.com

If you would like to make a donation to help the farmers in Japan rebuild
feel free to make your check out and mail to :
OCO Helping Farms Feed Families
or
Walk the Farm
5380 3/4 University Dr
Irvine, Ca  92612


a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization 
Tax ID #33-0395041

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Where is your donation going?


100% of admission sales will go to aid a select group of farmers in Japan that were affected by the Great Tohoku earthquake on March 11, 2011 and farmers in Central California suffering from the current drought.

Register to become a "walker" and with your $20 donation (after June 1, $30) you will receive:
* a scenic view as you "Walk the Farm"
* bottled water
* sample fruits and vegetables from the farm
* shaved ice
* other snacks
* the knowledge that you are helping a      community to rebuild their farms.
A special thank you 
to those supplying
materials, services & food!






Gregg Maedo & Associates
Jesse, Judy James & Family
Union Bank 
(Employees Airport Branch)
Gary and Kari Itano & Family
Colors Inc Screenprinting

ARC Reprographics
Kraft Foods

Kings Hawaiian
Hawaiian Sweet Islands-Rick & Sallie Kane
Orange County Produce
Yonsei Basketball Association
Woodbridge High School Japanese Club
Red Shell Foods
Taiko Japanese Restaurant
Muneo Chiba
JFC International Inc
Polito Farms
Sahu Subtropicals

Thank you to all of the participating organizations!

Chapman Women's Basketball
Hiroken
OCBC Jr. YBA
Keiro
Yonsei
OCBC Sangha Teens
OCO 9th Grade Octagons
OCO 10th Grade Octagons
OCO 11th Grade Octagons
OCO 12th Grade Octagons
Woodbridge HS Japanese Club
South Bay Community Church
Union Bank Airport Branch
VFW
TERRA from Toyota
TAASiA from Toyota
ToyoPets from Toyota
So-Phis
OCO members
OCBC Project Kokoro
A3M
Budokan
Iwate Kenjinkai
Miyagi Kenjinkai
Fukushima Kenjinkai
OCO Jr Optimists
OCO BBQ Crew
Ironmen Basketball Team
Orange County Queen's Council
Young Adult Optimists
​SOC
OCO Cub Scouts Pack 214
AHTKY Insurance Company
JAO
Bolsa Grande Interact Club
OCBC Cadettes 675
Orange County Japanese School
Cal State University Long Beach Nikkei Student Union

Thank you to the following for providing entertainment!

10:00 am - Montessori School Children's Choir
10:30 am - Kokoro Taiko
11:00 am - Na Mea Hula
11:30 am - Yuujou Daiko Taiko Group
12:00 pm - Matsutoyo Kai
12:30 pm - OCO's Kibou Taiko Group
1:00 pm - Orange County Friendship Choir
1:30 pm - Gardena Yuujou Taiko Class
2:00 pm - Yuujou Daiko Taiko Group
2:30 pm - Yuujou Daiko Taiko Group

View 2013 sponsors
2014 Sponsors!
(list as of 6-21-14)
Thank you for your support!

Farm Sponsor
The Kato Family
(Fountain Valley, CA)
Aiden, Tyler & Ethan Tanaka & Madeleine & Olivia Castro
The Klinsmann Family
Chris, Holly, Kaitlyn and Kara Chu
James and Susan Chinn
In Honor of Ishibashi Farmers
Sansei Legacy
The Kubota Family, (In Memory of Mike Y. Kubota)
3I - Integrated Industries International Partners
SEYO & The SEYO Dance
Toyota Motor Sales
SO-Phis of Orange County

Strawberry Sponsor
Little Tokyo Service Center
Shaikh Sarmad, Carolyn Nguyen & Zane Shaiyen
Tom and TIna Richardson
Himawari Land, Montessori International Academy, Tanpopo Club, Noboku Christoph, Mueno Chiba
Magarro Farms
Phoenix PDQ
Asian American Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy
Top Veg Farms - The Chang Family
Long Beach Judo Dojo
Project Kokoro - Crafts
The Hamamoto Family: Eric, Marsha, Jordan, Wayne & Rolene
Toni Thomas RE/MAX Premier
Mukai Family: 
Terry, Barbara, Kyle & Ally
10th Grade Octagon Club
Keith, Janet, Kyle, Kera and Simon Kimura
Clifford Valencia & Family
George & Charlotte Higa
Kollar Project Management Inc
Yohko and David Takehara
Saito Family: Tom, Lynne, Stephanie and Logan
The Yoshinaga Famly
Watanabe Family
Anonymous
Dennis and Schwab, Inc.
Ito Family
Sakata Motorsport 
Electronics, Inc.
Howard S. Kunihiro, DDS

Crop Sponsor
Ted E. Tayenaka, D.D.S.
Ida Family
Matsutsuyu Family
LG Construction
Sam & Donna Hashizu
Edward and Gail Iwashita
Alvin and Marsha Wakasa
Anonymous
Rubi and Terri Kato
Hoku & Mark Aichele/Pacific Coast Resources Corp.
Moshi and Greg Kimura
The Matsuda Family
Grant & Taylor Takeda
Jim & Patsy Matsushita
Patti's Preschool Inc.
Garland & Debbie Nicklaus
the Otsuka Family
Carrie and Walter Morita
Ken and Priscilla Mui
Harakuni Family
Aihara & Associates Insurance Services, Inc.
Joe & Dianne Kujubu Belli
MURATA FAMILY
Garrett & Cindy Kawano
Yuujou Daiko
AHTKY Insurance Agency, LLC
The Sakaeda Family
(Brian Joanna, Nathan and Mika)
Mel and Karen Makabe
Sugamura Family
Mark & Laura Yamauchi
Dave & Cathy Uyemura
Gary & Frances Okura
Holland-Hagino Family
Craig and Karen Uchizono
Sugino Family
The Furumoto Family
Coldwell Banker Spectrum - Tani Family
Jon, Jodi & Nick Hisamoto
anonymous
RonYama and LilNish
The Yamanishi-Hsieh Family
Frank and Kathy Nakase
FIA Insurance Services Inc
CSU Long Beach
Beach Blvd Pet Hospital & Origami Owl
Stan & Sharon Uchizono & Family
Glen & Carol Kazahaya
Koichi & Pat Hosokawa
Elaine & Danny Ganiko
Dennis & Joyce Yamamoto
In Loving Memory of Ken Eimoto
Quincy Wang and Family
Mari and Mia Iwasaki
The Sakurao Family
Cazares, Kawaguchi & Kouchi Families
Lou, Joanne Lindsey and Lia Di Meglio
Mark, Janet, Allyson and Lynn Morishita
Jimmy & Hisa Ota Farm & Nursery of Orange County in the 1949-1970s
OCLMS
Hongo Family
PAX Industries
Kosaka Family
The Tanabe Family: Dave, Vickie, Bryan and Blake
PartyLite Independent Consultant
Pam Yamane
Hitochi and Charlene
Ben, Margie and Laura Higashi
Mari and Randy Tamura
Seiji Isomoto Scholarship Fund
James Gang: Lee, Mo, Neddie & Darlene
Toyota
Marvin's Garden
Mak and Carolyn Okuno
Hong Kong Bakery & Deli, Torrance, CA
The Hachiya Family
In Memory of Fushun and Kami Teruya
Pacific Accountants
Glenn M. Nakatani, A Prof. Corp.
The Kurihara Family
Tracy Okida, Candidate for 
LA County Assessor
The Yokoyama Family
Rodger Uchizono, DDS, Inc
The Weber Family
David Cuddy & Sylvia Marcin
Kurtis S Kanemaru, DMD, Inc
Jeff, Linda, Joey & Daniel Niizawa
Pamela J. Ota DDS
Eileen Aiko Matsumoto
The Findlay-Kaneko Family
Neil and Connie Yahata
Goldenfire Ministries & The Masai Family
Terry and Gayle Hara
Stacey Hosokawa
Anonymous
Don and Maria Skrede
Atrium Hotel
H & M Fujishige
Ron & Stephanie Fujihara
Mitch and Donna Okuda
Kyle and Amy Imaoka
Eric the Trainer
Patti & George Koide
RM Landscape Company
Walter Y.Morita
Woodbridge High School Japanese Culture Club
Takahashi-Thomen Family
In Memory of Kenichi Namekata

Friend of the Farmer
Dean, Annette, Colin, Evin Ozawa
Newport Beach Higashi Honganji
mary4sendai
Renee Kimoto
Susan Maki
Judy Isozaki
Tomo & Taka Ishiwata
Deborah Butler
Anonymous
Teddy Matsumoto
Dorothy Maruyama
Nagamatsu-Ishibashi Family
Mark & Patsy Duncan
Julie & Harry Lee
Hyodo Family - Elizabeth & Michael
New Mexico Japanese American Citizens League
The Tajiri Family
Masa K. Fujitani
Al and Kay Kusano
Ron & Debby Ozawa and Family
Cathy Morisako
"Shadows for Peace"
Glen and Miki Hartung
Judy Ida
Thom and Jane Henley
Centanary United Methodist Church
Kenji and Yukie Hatsushi
Brandon and Nancy Rogers
Marc Butsumyo
Suburban Optimist Club
Carol Tanita
Wayne Nagao
Fukushima descendant
Dawn Tomita
Robbie and Dee Otsu
Annie, Brian and Madison Noguchi
Eileen Sagara
Harry Yamada
Brandon K
Ito-Takaoka Family
Kenny, Kathy, Christine & Ryan Ganiko
John, Ann and David Sadakane
Harry and Sandy Fletcher
Sugihara/Talor Family
Shirley Asao
The Iida Family
Andy, Dana and Kazuo Folick
Deni & Thomas
Astro Hutech
Lynn Isomoto
Cathy Fujimoto
Ron & Monica Mano
Brian A. Thompson
Anonymous
In Memory of Mikawa Farms
Dolly Oishi
Larry & Yvonne Namekata
Michele Cybula
Quest Management Group - Jerry Nakafuji
Dan's Handyman Maintenance
Anonymous
Lea Inouye
The Higashi Family
Cole Chang and Family
The Carl Family
Chris, June and Tyler Yakura
Ian Bahr
Awa Odori Tokushima Ren
Kasen and Norie
Lum Family
Claude and Judy Kouchi
Phyllis Uyemura
Susan and Toy Stern
Steven Okamura
Kay Morishita
Jennifer and Steven Osako
Chris Tina Clarke-Stewart
Roger Omae
In Memory of the Matsumoto Brothers: 
Tom, Masa, Shig, Jun and Ren
Tricia Imanaka-Gong
Richard Watanabe
VSJT Hamasaki Family
Pam Nix
Fred Ishihara
Manuel and Maria Gaudier

Friend of the Farm
Rocky H
Dianne Inouye
Sally Nuruki Okawa
Al & Sharon Matsuura
Tom & Grace Izuhara
Dennis & Janet Shiozawa
Marvin's Garden
Helen H. Ota & Michael C. Palma
Brandon K
Kim Hayashi
Aaron Tanaka & Jun Luge
Ron & Jeannie Toshima
Anonymous
​N Yonesawa
​The Suzuki Family
Susan and Dan Fukushima
Bryan Orthodontics
​Steve & Karen Cizmar
Steve & Karen Cizmar
Sho, Krissy, Taisho & Audrey Shiono
Dale and Eugene Matsuno
Louise Tawa Rudolf
Donn Yamada
Ogata Family - Irene and Dolly
Elizabeth and Michael Shiroishi
The Sato Family
Randall and Pamela Hamashita
Reiko Nagamatsu
Amy Okamoto
Dean and Julie Yamanaka