Category Archive: Japan Earthquake

Mar 04

113 Project: Reclaiming Tohoku – March 11th

Please join us on Friday, March 11th, for a special 5th year commemorative event of the Great East Japan Earthquake as PNWJETAA is collaborating with the JCCCW to host a special screening of some of the short films from the upcoming release of the 113 Project. PNWJETAA member and 113 Project Associate Producer Daniel Martin …

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Feb 25

Another Chance to Help! “Great East Japan Earthquake Experiences and Recovery” Practice Presentations

Kizuna Project Event “Great East Japan Earthquake Experiences and Recovery” Practice Presentations Become a ‘practice audience’ for Japanese high school students from Tohoku   The Kizuna Project is a program sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, providing fully funded, two-week study tours to 1,000 high school students from the areas affected by the Great …

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Dec 26

“Great East Japan Earthquake Experiences and Recovery” Practice Presentations

Kizuna Project Event “Great East Japan Earthquake Experiences and Recovery” Practice Presentations Become a ‘practice audience’ for Japanese high school students from Tohoku The Kizuna Project is a program sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, providing fully funded, two-week study tours to 1,000 high school students from the areas affected by the Great East …

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Jan 22

Save the date – SeattleJapanRelief Anniversary Event

Please mark your calendars for Sunday, March 11th.  SeattleJapanRelief.org, of which PNWJETAA is a coalition member, will be holding an event at Seattle Center to mark the one year anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.  The all-day event will focus on remembrance, preparedness and rebuilding. Please visit SeattleJapanRelief.org for more information.  And …

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Sep 13

Return to Tohoku

PNWJETAA’s own, Ben Erickson, has been selected to participate in the Japanese Government-sponsored program for former Tohoku JETs to return to their old hometowns.  Ben heads out this coming Sunday and will volunteer in Tohoku, reconnect with his old town and enjoy some of the great tourist attractions that Northern Japan offers.   Please follow …

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Jun 03

Community Fundraising Event: “Lights On Japan”

Would you like to contribute to the fundraising efforts to support Japan, but not interested in attending another silent auction or traditional Japanese music performance?  Perhaps you may find “Lights on Japan!” to be more to your liking.   Presented by DJ Selecta Matsui and Kickit4aCause, “Lights On Japan!” is an all ages (21+ in the …

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Apr 01

Upcoming Movies (One is a fundraiser!)

Fine Totally Fine: A Fundraiser for Japanese Tsunami Relief Playing at the Northwest Film Forum April 2nd at 4:30pm Director Fujita has made a truly feel good indie comedy with his story of Teruo (Yosi Arakawa), a tree trimmer whose mission in life is to make the scariest haunted house experience in Japan. He enlists …

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