Jan-Apr 2019

"3・11 Volunteers" Event Eight years after the Great East Japan Earthquake, a total of 90 volunteers from the Consulate General of Japan in New York, JAA, The Bank of Mitsubishi UFJ, and other community groups gathered in three places in the city to show...

Oct-Dec 2018

President’s greeting, Dear Members and Friends, Happy New Year! Last year was a whirlwind of activity for JAA and its members. We ended 2018 by celebrating our 111th Anniversary at our Gala dinner at the Harvard Club where we honored Mrs. Chieko Inagaki for her...

Jul-Sep 2018

JAA 111th Anniversary Gala Dinner We are celebrating the 111th Anniversary of JAA-NY on Friday, November 30th at the Harvard Club at 35 West 44th Street. We are privileged to have the Japanese pianist Taka Kigawa as our musical guest. Please join us in support of the...

May-Jun 2018

48th Annual JAA Scholarship Dinner 12th Honjo Scholarship Awards Photos by Masao Katagami On June 6, 2018, JAA’s 48th Annual Scholarship Award Ceremony honored outstanding high school and graduate students in the community for scholastic achievement and youth...

Jan-Ap. 2018

14th JAA Sakura Matsuri Our 14th Sakura Matsuri was held at Flushing Meadows Corona Park on Saturday, April 21st with beautiful cherry blossoms. Guests included Ambassador and Madame Reiichiro Takahashi, Consul-General of Japan in NY; New York City Council Member...

Oct.-Dec. 2017

President’s greeting Warmest wishes for a wonderful new year! We just completed our 110th Anniversary year by celebrating at the Metropolitan Club on December 1, 2017. It was a wonderful and festive event. As we embark on our 111th year, I am honored to serve as...