Category Archives: Volunteering

Helpful Volunteering Links

Courtesy of our FuJET Volunteering Coordinator, here are some helpful links and e-mail links for volunteering: Eyes for Fukushima: Eyes for Fukushima (E4F) aims to promote grass roots internationalization in Fukushima Prefecture with devotion to improving the lives of people affected by … Continue reading

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Volunteering in Fukushima- July 2013

by David Tacoronte Playground of Hope On June 22 and 23, the Playground of Hope team led by Michael Anop and a group of 12 Fukushima ALTs came together on a 2 day endeavour to brighten the days of the … Continue reading

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Cycle Aid Japan 2013

by Dave Maloney and Laura Williams On June 8th and 9th we took part in Cycle Aid Japan 2013, a mass-participation cycling event to raise money for victims of the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear disaster. Twelve rides of … Continue reading

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FuJET ‘Casino Night’ Leavers Party Raises over 30,000 yen for Charity!

This past Friday, July 5, 2013, was the JET Leavers Orientation in FukushimaCity.  Non-recontracting ALTs met with Fukushima’s governor, and listened to seminars about returning home. However, the Leavers Orientation was only the precursor to the day’s grand event—the FuJET … Continue reading

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Volunteering in Fukushima- Spring 2013

an article by FuJET Volunteer Coordinator, David Tacoronte Easter event at Soma Aiikuen Easter is generally seen as a Western religious holiday celebrated during the spring time. In a non-secular fashion, it is usually cited as a holiday for the … Continue reading

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