Archive for March, 2011

  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/17/condolences-for-the-victims-of-the-tohoku-pacific-ocean-earthquake/"></div>From The Consulate General of Japan in New York: A book of condolences for the victims of the recent Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake will be open for people to express their sympathies on the following dates: March 17-18 (Today-Friday): 9:30am-4:00pm March 21-23 (Monday-Wednesday): 9:30am-4:00pm  The condolences book will be on the 18th floor of our offices at 299 Park Avenue.  The Consulate General of Japan wishes to extend its sincere appreciation for your kind support. Consulate General of Japan 212-371-8222<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/17/condolences-for-the-victims-of-the-tohoku-pacific-ocean-earthquake/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Condolences for the victims of the Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake

    From The Consulate General of Japan in New York: A book of condolences for the victims of the recent Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake will be open for people to express their sympathies on the following dates: March 17-18 (Today-Friday): 9:30am-4:00pm March 21-23 (Monday-Wednesday): 9:30am-4:00pm  The condolences book will be on the 18th floor of our offices at 299 Park Avenue.  The Consulate General of Japan wishes to extend its sincere appreciation for your kind support. Consulate General of Japan 212-371-8222

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/16/%e2%80%9crun-for-japan%e2%80%9d-presented-by-dosokai-march-20th-2011/"></div>Dosokai, a group of NY runners from Hokkaido, will run for victims of unprecedented disaster happened last week in Northeast region of Japan.  It won’t be a competition, but will be a peaceful group running. Date: March 20th, 2011 (Sunday) Place: Central Park (Meeting Point: 72nd and 5th avenue entrance) Start: 8:30, 10:00 and 11:30am.  (3x 6miles counterclockwise)  We would like to welcome all of you to run with us in any or all of three run. Please meet us at the starting point at 8:30, 10:00 or 11:30am. If you are not a runner, please cheer us at the park. We’d like to ask all of you to kindly bring one dollar per person for donation. (No coins please! It’s […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/16/%e2%80%9crun-for-japan%e2%80%9d-presented-by-dosokai-march-20th-2011/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    “Run for Japan” presented by Dosokai (March 20th, 2011)

    Dosokai, a group of NY runners from Hokkaido, will run for victims of unprecedented disaster happened last week in Northeast region of Japan.  It won’t be a competition, but will be a peaceful group running. Date: March 20th, 2011 (Sunday) Place: Central Park (Meeting Point: 72nd and 5th avenue entrance) Start: 8:30, 10:00 and 11:30am.  (3x 6miles counterclockwise)  We would like to welcome all of you to run with us in any or all of three run. Please meet us at the starting point at 8:30, 10:00 or 11:30am. If you are not a runner, please cheer us at the park. We’d like to ask all of you to kindly bring one dollar per person for donation. (No coins please! It’s […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/15/fuji-tv-looking-for-locals-helping-japan/"></div>The New York office of Fuji TV is interested in hearing about any charity events, activities or fundraisers in NYC to benefit the recent events in Japan. Please email Georgia (Yamaguchi ’07-’08) if you know of anything and if it would be possible to film the event. Georgia Gallavin georgia.gallavin@fci-ny.com<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/15/fuji-tv-looking-for-locals-helping-japan/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Fuji TV Looking For Locals Helping Japan

    The New York office of Fuji TV is interested in hearing about any charity events, activities or fundraisers in NYC to benefit the recent events in Japan. Please email Georgia (Yamaguchi ’07-’08) if you know of anything and if it would be possible to film the event. Georgia Gallavin georgia.gallavin@fci-ny.com

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/12/national-ajet-statement-regarding-japan-earthquaketsunami/"></div>On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 8.8 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. A broad area has been affected by these disasters, and problems vary from region to region. For up-to-date information, check news sources that are local to the region in which your family member or friend resides.  National AJET, as a representative body of JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme) participants in Japan, would like to provide possible avenues for communication or relief efforts to people who are concerned across the globe, as well as in Japan. It is important to stay calm, not panic and be mindful […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/12/national-ajet-statement-regarding-japan-earthquaketsunami/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    National AJET Statement Regarding Japan Earthquake/Tsunami

    On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 8.8 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. A broad area has been affected by these disasters, and problems vary from region to region. For up-to-date information, check news sources that are local to the region in which your family member or friend resides.  National AJET, as a representative body of JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme) participants in Japan, would like to provide possible avenues for communication or relief efforts to people who are concerned across the globe, as well as in Japan. It is important to stay calm, not panic and be mindful […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/12/japan-earthquake-relief/"></div>On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 9.0 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. The “JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund” is the official relief fund of the all-volunteer Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program Alumni Association of America (JETAA USA). JET alumni have experience living and working in communities across Japan, so the disaster has struck very close to home. All 19 JET alumni chapters across the U.S. are currently working together to raise funds to aid in the disaster relief and recovery efforts. The JET Alumni Association of New York (JETAANY) is collecting donations on behalf of JETAA USA for the […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/12/japan-earthquake-relief/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Donate to the JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund

    On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 9.0 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. The “JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund” is the official relief fund of the all-volunteer Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program Alumni Association of America (JETAA USA). JET alumni have experience living and working in communities across Japan, so the disaster has struck very close to home. All 19 JET alumni chapters across the U.S. are currently working together to raise funds to aid in the disaster relief and recovery efforts. The JET Alumni Association of New York (JETAANY) is collecting donations on behalf of JETAA USA for the […]

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