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  Upcoming Events

Screen Shot 2015-02-28 at 3.11.50 PM2047393International Women’s Day  - FEW x Lighthouse Fundraising Event @ What the Dickens!! Ebisu – Sunday, March 8
Come out and join the FEW community on International Women’s Day 2015 for a evening of music and poetry performances by a talented line up of female musicians and poets from the FEW Community and beyond.
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closeup 2-2March Monthly Meeting - Unequal Impact: Gender in Disasters and Actions You Can Take w/ Nonprofit NGO Consultant Sarajean Rossitto – Thursday, March 12
Join us in March for to 
hear Sarajean Rossitto talk about what gender inclusion means in disaster prevention and response and understand how and why communities respond to disasters with an “every person for him or herself” mentality.
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Brunch & Books with the Board – Sunday, March 15
Bring your favourite book and join the FEW Board for brunch at Kiwi Kitchen and a chance to have a conversation about what we love to read, what excites and inspires us, what feeds our mind
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FEW X Lumina Learning Seminar – Energize Your Work Style – Self-Motivation Skills That Work For You – Tuesday, March 24
Find out how a detailed understanding of your personality will enable you to find the work style that is most motivating for you. Click here for details


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FEW is a community of resources, information, opportunities, connections and more. Some of the benefits we offer:

Current Strategic Partner Discounts and Offers for FEW Members
Thank you to our Strategic Partners for extending the following benefits to FEW Members. If you are a FEW Member, be sure to show your card when you visit!


For a full details on FEW member benefits or for information on how to become a member, please visit our Membership page or contact membership@fewjapan.com

FEW Members
Access to FEW Members DirectoryOX
Monthly Newsletter OO
FEW Facebook GroupOO
Monthly Meetings
(includes dinner and drinks)
Discount on FEW Special Events and Affiliate EventsOX
Strategic Partner Discounts and OffersOX
FEW Member-to-Member Benefit Program Discounts and Offers OX
Attend BCCJ Events at the BCCJ Member's rate OX
Attend FEW Kansai Meetings and Events at FEW Kansai Members RateOX
Eligibility to serve on FEW Board of DirectorsOX
Sponsorship ProgramOX
Share information: Event newsOX
Share information: Job offers
FEW LinkedIn
Share information: NPO and other charity information
Community Service Directory

  One more time

Miss the Monthly Meeting? Watch the interview or revisit the topic with our recaps.

LandingPage_20140410_Monthly Meeting_Shihoko Fujiwara April 2014
“Sold for Sex: The Story of Japan’s Invisible Women and Children Trapped in Sex Trafficking”
Landing Page_20140313_MonthlyMeeting_TizianaAlamprese March 2014
“Love Branding: Fiat 500 in Japan”
LandingPage_20140213_Monthly Meeting_Maho Takahashi February 2014
“Not Optional: Corporate Responsibility and the Business Model for Sustainable and Ethical Profit”
Landing Page_20140116_Monthly Meeting_Eriko Sekiya January 2014
“Interpreting Your Own Brand: Integrating a Multicultural Mindset in Japan”
Landing Page_20131111_Monthly MeetingSoness Stevens November 2013
“The Power of Emotion: The Fuel that Powers Your Story”
Landing Page_20131010_Monthly Meeting_Krisite Collins October 2013
“The Marginalized Majority: Media Representations and Lived Experiences of Single Women”
Landing Page_130911_MonthlyMeeting_ElizabethHandover_JulieMatsui-1small September 2013
“Beyond Networking: Building Your Relationship Capital”