2019 Sakura Sunday on March 24 at Portland Japanese Garden

Please join JASO “Sakura Sunday” at Portland Japanese Garden. Children are welcome. Children’s activities, light snacks, Japanese tea tasting and more! Register Here Sunday, March 24th 11am to 2pm JASO’s ”Sakura Sunday” event at Portland
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Thurs April 4, Workshop for US Business People working with Japan

Do you work at a Japanese company here locally? Perhaps your have Japanese corporate clients? Or maybe you’ve been doing business in or with Japan for years, but still have some burning cultural questions? Or
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NOW OPEN, Part-Time, Temporary, Job Vacancy at JASO

JASO is currently looking for an Office Assistant to help us from now through to the end of July. The position is a combination of office duties, preparing for events, and working on our membership
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March 16, Shokookai Bazaar in Tualatin

Please come and visit the Shokookai Bazaar on Saturday March 16th from 2pm to 5pm at JAE Oregon, 11555 SW Leveton Road in Tualatin. Shokookai is the Japanese Business Association of Portland, and all funds
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Job Vacancy, Japan-America Society of Southern California

Do you understand the work of a Japan-America Society? Are you fluent in Japanese? Would you consider living in Los Angeles? Here at JASO we are a big admirer of the work done at the
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2019 Pacific Northwest Japan Bowl Details Announced

2019 Japan Bowl Record-High Attendance Announced JASO is excited to announce that the 2019 Pacific Northwest Japan Bowl has a record high 9 schools, 17 teams and 48 participants this year. The event, now in
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WANTED: Bilingual, Eager to Learn Sales

The MEKTEC group is a fast-paced Japanese high tech company that provides flexible printed circuits and precision rubber and resin parts for electronic goods all over the world. Our products help power cell phones, display
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March 6, Nike-Japan Connections Past, Present & Future

An evening with Nelson Farris, Senior Director, Nike Culture & Heritage As a runner at high school in the late 1950s, Nelson Farris fell in love with, then started selling, Nike’s first running shoes. Since
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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