Japanese Language Test Dates Announced for December 2018

The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) is the internationally accredited language examination of Japanese language skills. The test this year will be held on Sunday December 2 around the US, including in Oregon at Portland State
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Japanese Government recognizes work of Oregon Honoree

In April this year, dedicated community member George Nakata was announced as a recipient of the Order of the Rising Sun with Silver Rays by the Japanese government. This honor is in recognition of his
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Weds Sept 26, After Hours @ KEEN Footwear

Come join us at KEEN Footwear for a great networking experience. KEEN is providing a unique discount opportunity only for JASO event attendees. We have just 80 spots for members, and 20 spots for non-members
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Supporting Japanese flood victims

Members of the Japan-America Society of Oregon extend our sincere condolences and support to the people of Japan over the loss of life and destruction caused by recent floods. In the face of such a
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Fri Aug 24, Golf Tournament Announced

JASO’s annual fundraising Golf Tournament presented by Delta Air Lines will take place this year at Langdon Farms Golf Club in Aurora, with a shotgun start at 7:45am on Friday August 24th. New for this
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Welcome to the Japan-America Society of Oregon

JASO (ja-zo) is a member-based, volunteer-driven, non-profit organization consisting of corporations and individuals in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

JASO was established in 1907, and is the 3rd oldest Japan America Society in the US.

Our mission is to develop business and community by strengthening the US-Japan relationship. If you are an organization or an individual, and you are passionate about the importance of the US-Japan relationship, we invite you to join us and get involved today!

Featured Members:






Shokookai of Portland