A monthly English language nonprofit, NGO and educational program listing provided by the People for Social Change.
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Feb 2017 news
- Just a few of the key dates for upcoming events
Feb 10 Nerd night Feb 12 March March For An Inclusive America
Feb 14 Post Women's march Huddle & Action meeting. March 8- 12 : many events for IWD - a starting list.
March 11 start of my weekly Sat workshop series
April 15 Community Organizing workshop @ TUJ
I would like to ask you to join and share information about two upcoming events
Feb 12 March March For An Inclusive America,
Feb 14 Post Women's march Huddle & Action meeting.
The “Alliance for an Inclusive America,” will hold it s first action, a “March For An Inclusive America”“to express solidarity with Muslims at a time when their rights are being questioned" on Sunday, February 12th Assemble in the park at 2pm, near NHK Hall at the edge of Yoyogi Park. (see poster and facebook page)
March 3pm ~ 4pm
Details:https://www.facebook.com/events/1707377679553220/ Persons of all backgrounds are welcome.
Feb 14 Post Women's march Huddle & Action meeting. In
Feb, people around the world and begin to transform the energy we saw
at the marches and events in Jan and Feb into local and national action.
Tokyo march coordinators also are looking towards the development of a
broader action oriented coalition involving people from diverse
backgrounds and many types of organization.
WHEN=> February 14, 2017 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
PLACE: => Takanawa Community Center, (高輪区民センター)
Room: Main meeting room 集会室
The room is reserved under "PSC"
I would like to ask that you all share widely with your networks - these
events are not limited to persons who have taken part in other events
or to US citizens. The attached poster has basic information on the
march and the links below have complete event details.
Spring community service workshop series
Fee: 5000yen per session or 20,000 yen for all 5
Registration deadline: March 5
Confirmation will be sent on March 6 to all who have signed up.
March 11 morning session – Intro to the series, nonprofits in Japan, registering an org in Japan
5-Day Managerial Mediation Course (targeted at ICS MBAs, also open to
public): 3/4 (Sat) - 3/8 (Wed) to allow people to get at least 2 days
training if they cannot take off from work
3/11-15: 5-Day Managerial Mediation Course (repeated for HRDs and public during ICS GNW Week): 3/11 (Sat) -3/15 (Wed)
5-Day Practicum (5 days of practice in applying the training to live or
life-like situations, similar to the NY Court Mediation Certification
Program): 3/18 (Sat) - 3/22 (Wed)
From the Center for Artistic Activism:
Artistic Activism Webinars: one hour webinars on the principles of
artistic activism - practical ideas you can use to develop fresh
creative tactics for more effective campaigns.
What you can do: sign up here
know there are many events in the work March 8 -12 but i have limited
info. posting a few pix now Get more details here:
http://gallery.ultrasupernew.com/portfolio/blossom-blast-what-it-means-to-be-a-woman-iwd2017/ Please share other info soon.
When: Feb 10. 27 (Friday), doors open 19:30, start 20:00
Where: Good Heavens (MAP)
How much: 1500 yen on the door, includes 1 drink
Feb topics and speakers
Earthquakes: the Pulse of a Living Planet -Christine Houser -- Geophysicist Non-profits in Japan: Where Do They Stand?
-- NPO consultant Sarajean Rossitto Astrophysical Big Bangs: Astrophysicist Don Warren delivers an explosive cosmic bonanza
FEW: For Empowering Women in Japan
Monthly meeting Thursday Feb 19th / 19:00 - 22:00 / Members ¥2000
(Associates ¥1500) / Non-members (Women only) ¥5000 / Students and
Interns (Women only) ¥3000 (includes light buffet and beverages)
Find out more: http://fewjapan.com/
ANIMAL ADVOCACY JAPAN (AAJ)
1st Birthday Party, in Daikanyama
Please join us at Blue Jam Café in Daikanyama on Saturday, February 4th,
for a relaxed and fun party to celebrate the first birthday of the
Animal Advocacy Japan (AAJ) information page, as well as the launch of
the Japanese version of the popular book “How to Do Animal Rights” by
Entrance: 500 yen (includes one drink)/discounted vegan food available
For more information and to book: https://www.facebook.com/animaladvocacyjapan/ https://www.meetup.com/vegan-389/events/236785216/