Letters of appreciation for fund-raising efforts
April 18 – Letter from William R. Farrell and Richard J. Wood, Chairman and Vice Chairman respectfully, National Association of Japan America Societies, Inc.
May 4 – Letter from Dr. George Packard, President of the United States-Japan Foundation
May 31 – Letter from His Excellency Ichiro Fujisaki, Ambassador of Japan to the U.S.
July 7 – Letter from The Honorable Yoshio Okawara, from former Ambassador of Japan to the U.S.
July 13 - Letter from His Excellency John V. Roos, Ambassador of U.S.A to Japan