June 03, 2022
On June 2, 2022, Ikebana International hold the donation ceremony to donate the amount raised in the Ikebana International Fair 2021 that was hold in December 2021. Honored by the presence of H.I.H Prince Takamado, the first lady of Japan, Mrs. Yuko Kishida, Mrs. Yuriko Koike Governor of Metropolitan Tokyo, Mr. Rui Orlando Xavier Ambassador of Angola in Japan, other members of the diplomatic corps and several other distinguished guests and members of the Tokyo Founding Chapter attended the ceremony.
Spouse of the Ambassador of Angola in Japan, Mrs. Maria de Fátima Xavier, was in the spotlight as the Chairperson of the International Ikebana Fair 2021. She delivered the donations to the Governor of Metropolitan Tokyo and the NPO “Musubie” that supports meals for children and made a speech thanking for the honor that was given to her and all the support and encouragement shown to her during her mission as Chairperson.