Japan America Society of Southern California
Building Japan-America Relationships Since 1909
 
 
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PRESS RELEASES

2013-10-08
- Renowned Japanese Kite Master to be featured at Japan America Kite Festival in Seal Beach, California

2013-02-13 - Applications Being Accepted for Two Week Exchange Program to Japan for High School Students

2011-04-05- $1 million Raised by JASSC for 2011 Japan Relief Fund

2011-03-22 - JASSC Announces 2011 Japan Relief Fund Charter Donors

2011-03-11 - JASSC Aims to Help Victims of Japan Earthquake

2010-09-15 - 14th Annual Japan America Kite Festival® to be held October 3, 2010

2010-06-07 - US Ambassador to Japan to give Keynote Address at JASSC 101st Anniversary Dinner & Gala Celebration

2009-09-17 - World Famous Japanese Kite Master to Join Southern California's Largest Kite Event 13th Annual Japan America Kite Festival® 

2009-05-29 - JASSC Celebrates 100 Years at its Centennial Dinner & Gala Celebration

2009-02-19 - JASSC National Survey Release on American Perceptions of Japan

2009 JASSC National Survey Results - "American Perceptions of Japan"



JAS IN THE NEWS

2014-02-06 - US West Coast Special Business Report
The Japan Times

2013-10-20 - Kites Fly High at the Japan America Kite Festival
® in Seal Beach
Orange County Breeze

2013-10-20 - 17th Annual Kite Festival Draws Thousands to Seal Beach
Long Beach Press Telegram

2013-10-20 - Kite Festival Links Japanese, American Cultures
OC Register

2012-12-17 - ‘Iron Chef’ fundraiser in  L.A. tries to cook up interest in Japan
The Los Angeles Times

2012-12-14 - First Ever Iron Chef Live Dinner Show 
Fuji Sankei Communications

2012-03-17 - 3.11 LOVE TO NIPPON and JA Community remembering the disaster 
UTB 18.2

2012-03-14 - Local Leaders Express "Love to Nippon"
Rafu Shimpo

2011-10-15 - 第15回日米凧揚げ大会 
UTB 18.2

2011-07-18 - Japanese Win at Women's World Cup a Tonic for Wounded Country
KCRW’s “To The Point” daily national program (Reporter’s Notebook segment at 44:28)

2011-07-15 - Japanese Ambassador Thanks, Congratulates JA Community
Rafu Shimpo

2011-06-28 - Benefit Event Helps to Mend Japan
Rafu Shimpo

2011-06-17 - Short-Story Collection to Raise Money for Relief Effort
Rafu Shimpo

2011-06-09 - Musicians, Artists 'Unite4Japan'
Rafu Shimpo

2011-06-03 - DWTS Champion to Raise Funds for Relief Effort
Rafu Shimpo

2011-05-20 - JASSC Commits $750,000 to Nonprofits in Japan
Rafu Shimpo

2011-04-27 - Krafty Korner: Help
Rafu Shimpo

2011-04-16 U.S.Forces in Japan Helping Their ‘Tomodachi’ with Relief, Recovery
Rafu Shimpo

2011-04-06 - Japan America Society Raises $1 Million for Japan Relief
Rafu Shimpo

2011-04-01 - いま、我々にできること  I 
Bridge USA

2011-03-28 Pray for Japan Fundraiser Event @ Lucky Strike Lanes
Rafu Shimpo

2011-03-20 NJAHS Statement on Situation in Japan
Rafu Shimpo

2011-03-20 - 日米協会がJapan Earthquake Relief Fund 開設 
Newfield Television Broadcasting

2011-03-18 - Bank of the West Commits $200,000 to Japan Relief
Rafu Shimpo

2011-03-18 - Donate Through The JapanAmerican Society of Southern California
CBS Los Angeles


2011-03-18 - Donate Through The Japan American Society of Southern California
KCAL 9 News

2011-03-17
Mayor to Attend JACCC Vigil for Japan Victims 
Rafu Shimpo

2011-03-16 - Japanese American groups, businesses step up quake relief efforts
KPCC Southern California Public Radio – Website Article

2011-03-15 - Radiation Plumes and Earthquake Preparedness
KCRW’s “Which Way, L.A.?” radio news program (Reporter’s Notebook segment at 16:49)

2011-03-14 - Japanese American, other organizations in Southern California pull together for quake relief
KPCC Southern California Public Radio – Website Article

2011-03-14
 - A's Japantown Reacts to Tsunami
National Public Radio. “The California Report” by KQED San Francisco

2011-03-14
 - Japan Quake Relief: How You Can Help
FOX (KTTV FOX 11, KCOP My13)

2011-03-14
東日本大震災:日系主要団体が募金活動、支援の輪、社会に広がる 
Rafu Shimpo

2011-03-13 - Japanese American groups in L.A. use Web to respond to quake
Los Angeles Times

2011-03-12
 - Japanese-Americans Seek News of Quake Back Home
USA Today

2011-03-12
 - Japanese-Americans Fearful
CNN Newsroom Live

2011-03-11
 - Japan quake: How to find people, how to help
KPCC Southern California Public Radio – Website Article

2011-03-11
 - Japan America Society of So. Calif. Sets Up Relief Fund
Rafu Shimpo (Los Angeles Japanese Daily News)

1995-07-19
 - Japanese girl with disabilities makes visit to U.S.
The Japan Times
Article by Doug Erber
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