Date: November 16, 2017
Sasakawa USA’s Japan-U.S. Military Program (JUMP) hosted the third annual panel discussion at the National War College, “Persistent Challenges for the Northeast Asia Region: Japan, China, the Korean Peninsula, and U.S. Perspectives.”
Date: September 10, 2017
In coordination with the Japan-America Society of the State of Washington and the Nisei Veterans Committee, Sasakawa USA’s Japan-US Military Program (JUMP) hosted an event in Seattle, Washington honoring the Nisei Veterans—second-generation Japanese-Americans who served in the segregated 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team (RCT) and the Military Intelligence Service (MIS), during World War II.
The Japan-U.S. Military Program sponsored the Japan Society of San Diego & Tijuana’s Beer & Sake Festival on June 16, 2017 at Harrah’s Resort Southern California in San Diego’s North County. The festival is a popular and fast-growing charity tasting event, featuring local restaurants serving sumptuous appetizers, and breweries pouring tasty beers and sake.
The Japan-U.S. Military Program (JUMP) and the Japan Society of San Diego & Tijuana will host a breakfast reception in San Diego at the Bay View Restaurant aboard MCRD San Diego. The event will feature talks from local military and civilian leaders as well as Ambassador James Zumwalt, Sasakawa USA CEO.
Date: June 5, 2017
The Japan U.S. Military Program (JUMP) and the Japan-America Society of Hawaii hosted a day of learning and engagement along with U.S. service members who have served in Japan, Japanese officers of the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force, and members of the community with an interest in U.S.-Japan defense and security issues.