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LTHS and Panda Express will host a virtual community fundraiser

The Little Tokyo Historical Society is teaming up with Panda Express for a nationwide online fundraiser on Friday, May 6, all day.

Panda Express will donate 28% of sales proceeds to LTHS. Be sure to apply fundraising code 908359 when checking out online.

“The pandemic years of 2020, 2021 and the first half of 2022 have been extremely difficult for nonprofits,” said LTHS President Michael Okamura. “As all off-site community events were cancelled, LTHS was unable to aggressively sell its unique merchandise unlike in previous years.

“But with this Panda Express virtual community fundraiser on May 6, it’s a great start to rebuilding and strengthening LTHS’ financial position. We are therefore asking for your support during this virtual fundraiser. Please share this with your family and friends nationwide and let them know of the good work LTHS continues to do to preserve and share Little Tokyo’s 138-year-old history, unique ethnic neighborhood and cultural gem. of LA, one of the four remaining Japantowns in the country.

Panda Express is a local business started in 1983 by a local South Pasadena family that supports local and national non-profit organizations.

For more information, visit www.littletokyohs.org. Direct fundraiser link: https://www.community-fundraiser.com/virtual-fundraiser/events/promotions/d7302c43-262e-6f06-37ea-87e6f883ccda/en/landing