Growing up as a 4th generation Japanese American, Japan has always been a country that has had a special place in my heart. When I was 15, I went to Japan for the first time as a delegate for the Oakland Fukuoka Sister City High School Exchange. That same summer, I went to Japan as
May 19, 2016 The Japan Exchange & Teaching Program Alumni Association of Northern California Announces Its 2016 Scholarship Recipients San Francisco, CA – The Japan Exchange & Teaching Program Alumni Association of Northern California (JETAANC) recently announced the recipients of its 2016 scholarship. Johanna Wee, JETAANC Scholarship Coordinator, proudly named Jeffrey Seidl, Livermore High School,
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the founding of JETAANC. Last year we celebrated our 20th anniversary as an incorporated nonprofit entity. In an effort to commemorate these important milestones, over 20 members from both the JETAANC Board and Executive Committee attended an executive leadership retreat on January 25th, 2015. The agenda for the
The 2016 JETAANC Scholarship application is now available. All applications must be submitted by April 29, 2016.
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