Aikido Institute
of Philadelphia

We are sorry to announce the passing of our teacher and friend, Donovan Waite. We send our deepest heartfelt condolences to his family, and the many students whom he considered his family. We will not be taking messages to this website while we mourn his passing, but we hope you will take this time to connect with your aikido family.

 Viewing/Funeral Services March 13-14, 2021


Aikido Institute of Philadelphia is the home dojo of Donovan Waite Shihan. Founded in 2018, we are in the process of securing a practice space and are not yet offering classes.

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