The association was established in 1982 to represent all of the four Okinawa associations in Canada.
In 2017, Okinawa Prefectural Government censes estimate their are approximately 420,000+ Okinawan decedents residing outside Okinawa. Of the 420,000+ Okinawa decedents abroad, approximately 2000 Okinawan descendants live throughout Canada.
4 Okinawan Associations of Canada
Vancouver Okinawa ken Yuaikai
Calgary Okinawa Club
Lethbridge Okinawa Cultual Society
*For more information regarding above association, please contact their website or contact Vancouver Okinawa-ken Yuaikai.