Thursday, August 07, 2008

August events

Saturday & Sunday, Aug 2-3, 10am to 8pm
Bangla Mela Japan Bangladesh Friendship Festival
Location: Yoyogi Koen Event Hiroba
Organized by Japan Bangladesh Cultural Foundation (JBCF)
Contact by email for details:

Friday to Sunday, Aug 8-10
Let’s go Tambo!
Volunteer weekend in Niigata, Community development project supporting people affected by the 2004 earthquake
Cost: 400 yen for 2 nights/ days food and housing
RSVP required, Limited to 20 people
Get details at
Or contact in by email :
Organized by JEN, URL:

Volunteer opportunities:
PSC needs someone to help with E=>J translation of new web materials and report on the June 14 Skylines party. If you have 3 or 4 hours over the next few weeks please drop us a line:

PNWJ is looking for volunteers to help work a booth at the Tokyo Peace Film Festival
this month. Please send an e-mail at if you are able to help out!! Everyone who volunteers will receive a free CD, or a 2000 yen refund on the cost of the festival entry fee. (Since CDs are sold during break times, you can watch the films in between!)

Japan Bangladesh Cultural Foundation (JBCF) needs volunteers to help with their festival on Aug 2 – 3, Contact by email for details: