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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/23/april-5-jetaany-fundraiser/"></div>The JET Alumni Association of New York, in partnership with NY de Volunteer, will be holding a fundraiser to benefit Japan on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. The night will include great drink specials, entertainment, and – a highlight of the event – wonderful raffle prizes. (日本語版は下記) Over 30 generous JET Alumni and local businesses have donated goods and services to the cause, such as: cooking classes, bottles of sake, private dance lessons, handmade jewelry and more! Please show your support for this cause which is so near and dear to our hearts.  All proceeds from this event will go to the JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund. During the event we will be collecting messages for Send Hope to Japan from 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/2011/03/23/april-5-jetaany-fundraiser/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (4/5) Fundraiser for Japan

    The JET Alumni Association of New York, in partnership with NY de Volunteer, will be holding a fundraiser to benefit Japan on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. The night will include great drink specials, entertainment, and – a highlight of the event – wonderful raffle prizes. (日本語版は下記) Over 30 generous JET Alumni and local businesses have donated goods and services to the cause, such as: cooking classes, bottles of sake, private dance lessons, handmade jewelry and more! Please show your support for this cause which is so near and dear to our hearts.  All proceeds from this event will go to the JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund. During the event we will be collecting messages for Send Hope to Japan from the […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2011/03/17/upcoming-jetaany-fundraisers/"></div>The JET Alumni Association of New York, in partnership with other local organizations, will be having two fundraisers to aid the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck northeastern Japan. Please keep an eye on www.jetaany.org and our Facebook page for details. The first event will take place within the next few weeks and proceeds will go to the newly created National JETAA USA Earthquake Relief Fund.<!-- 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/upcoming-jetaany-fundraisers/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Upcoming JETAANY Fundraisers

    The JET Alumni Association of New York, in partnership with other local organizations, will be having two fundraisers to aid the victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck northeastern Japan. Please keep an eye on www.jetaany.org and our Facebook page for details. The first event will take place within the next few weeks and proceeds will go to the newly created National JETAA USA Earthquake Relief Fund.

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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/2011/03/05/japanese-pottery-workshop-319/"></div>Japanese pottery is amongst the oldest in the world. Join us as we learn more about Japanese pottery, and have the chance to throw (aka make) a little something to take home! When: Saturday 19th from 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Togei Kyoshitsu (5 West 30th street 3rd Floor New York NY 10011) Cost: $30 (including lecture and material fee) Application deadline: March 15, 2011 (Maximum participation is 10) Japanese pottery, one of the country’s oldest art forms, dates back to the Neolithic period. There are four main types of pottery in Japan; earthenware, unglazed stoneware, glazed pottery and porcelain. The majority of pottery made in Japan was made for utilitarian reasons, though it still manages to be quite […]<!-- 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/2011/03/05/japanese-pottery-workshop-319/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Japanese Pottery Workshop (3/19)

    Japanese pottery is amongst the oldest in the world. Join us as we learn more about Japanese pottery, and have the chance to throw (aka make) a little something to take home! When: Saturday 19th from 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Togei Kyoshitsu (5 West 30th street 3rd Floor New York NY 10011) Cost: $30 (including lecture and material fee) Application deadline: March 15, 2011 (Maximum participation is 10) Japanese pottery, one of the country’s oldest art forms, dates back to the Neolithic period. There are four main types of pottery in Japan; earthenware, unglazed stoneware, glazed pottery and porcelain. The majority of pottery made in Japan was made for utilitarian reasons, though it still manages to be quite […]

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