Our Mission

The mission of Sonoma County Matsuri is to share and promote Japanese Arts & Culture by providing educational opportunities and better intercultural understanding in the greater Bay Area.

We are a non-profit Educational Arts Organization.  Our fundraising efforts provide scholarships to schools and students working in projects related to Japanese Culture.


Sonoma County Matsuri Festival Board

  • President: Henry Kaku
  • Treasurer: Meg Mizutani
  • Secretary: Elliot Kallen
  • Member-at-Large: Louise Belle
  • Member-at-Large: Judy Bellah

Founder: Mario Uribe

Founding Member: Cara Kallen

Webmaster: Josh Chernin