Category Fundraising

Fairfield Sister City Program Holds 2nd Annual Japan Summerfest Fundraiser

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Fairfield Sister City Program Holds 2nd Annual Japan Summerfest Fundraiser Fairfield, CA – July 14, 2014 – The Fairfield-Nirasaki Sister City Program will hold its 2nd annual “Japan Summerfest” fundraising event on Saturday, August 16. It will run from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Fairfield Community Center at 1000 Kentucky

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JETAANC Tohoku Kids Fund Drive to Aid Recovery from 311 Japan Earthquake/Tsunami – 3/10, SF

Come out on March 10 and support JETAANC’s fund drive to benefit Japanese kids and families who were victims of the earthquake and tsunami in the Tohoku region of Japan on March 11, 2011. Three years later, despite ongoing recovery efforts, the young people of Tohoku still have many serious needs. You will have an

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“Noodles for Nippon” fundraiser for Tohoku – 3/17

Come out and support local JET alumni from Fukushima in their delicious fundraiser for Tohoku on March 17. RSVP on the website below. Contact FriendsFukushimaSF@gmail.com if you would like to volunteer: What: “Noodles for Nippon” All-You-Can-Eat Udon Fundraiser for Tohoku When: March 17, 2013 (11am – 4pm) Where: JCCCNC (1840 Sutter Street, SF, CA 94115), Issei Memorial

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Alumni Soccer Team Helps to Raise $1,200 for Japan

As part of a soccer tournament benefit for Japan, JETAANC recently fielded a team of JET alumni, Japanese friends, and Friends-of-JET. On April 13th, Sports4Good, a Bay Area adult recreational sports league hosted a Japan Relief Fundraiser Tournament at Crocker-Amazon soccer fields in San Francisco. Our team played very well and placed into the upper

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JETAANC’s Japan Relief Efforts

JETAANC would like to convey our deepest sympathies to those affected by the severe earthquakes and tsunami in Japan in March 2011. We have been working closely with the Consulate of Japan in San Francisco and the national JET alumni association, JETAA USA, to monitor the situation of JET participants in Japan, to provide support

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