Company History

Group Businesses & Activities

NPO-Hattori Foundation

Hattori Foundation was founded in 1919 which has long been active in educational philanthropy in a wide range of fields ever since. The fundamental purpose of the Foundation is to make the best possible contribution to improving the welfare of local society. The Foundation actively supports educational activities at all levels from early childhood to a tertiary level.

Cook and Chill Center

Cook and Chill Center is our central kitchen which serves approximately 1,000 meals per day. With a number of licensed nutritionists and experienced chefs, we provide nutritional balanced diets for schools, hospitals, nursing homes, local companies and individuals.

The YAMASA Institute

Renowned as the best Japanese language school in Aichi Prefecture which has accommodated students from more than 80 countries so far, YAMASA was established in 1999 and has been a leading provider of high quality Japanese language education ever since.

FM Okazaki

FM Okazaki is a radio station in Nishimikawa region broadcasting 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We feature a wide variety of streaming programs ranging from town news, weather forecast to music programs.


Megumi Kindergarten was established in 1933 and has been providing quality pre-school education in Okazaki every since. We believe that “character education Eis the most important part for children in their early age from which they will be benefited for an entire lifetime. In addition, we have been practicing the cutting-edge teaching methods with love, care and patience.

Culture center-Kurashi School

Kurashi School is a local culture center. With an ideal of helping people broaden their horizons in mind, we provide more than 360 courses ranging widely from healthcare, spiritual learning, childcare, cooking, music, education, to sports.

Relay for Life Japan

Relay For Life Japan is a signature fundraiser for the people fighting against cancer. We have been collaborating with that society over 6 consecutive years

Farmer's market

Farmer's Market is being held twice a month on Saturdays for the locals in Okazaki to trade and enjoy their homemade, healthy, organic products. We open our properties to this event while joining as an exhibitor.