Saturday, December 12, 2009

Sumiko Berat - Rose Charities France !


Born in Japan, Sumiko Berat (ne Yamaguchi) has lived in France most of her life, studying and later marrying in that country. Sumiko has been a wonderful supporter of Rose Charities for many years. In 2004 she was visiting Canada at the very time of the Asian Tsunami and so was able to used her multi-lingual skills to help with discussion plans on disaster relief between AMDA Canada and AMDA HQ in Okayama.  Sumiko is Rose Charities main representative in France but makes regular visits to her original home in Japan.