Get more deeply involved in our work by joining one of our volunteer committees. Our programming in business, education and culture is all driven by teams of volunteers drawn from our membership who are passionate about JASO and delivering our mission.
Business Affairs Committee
Operates our Business Speaker Series of 4 to 6 events annually.
Supports the annual Doing Business in Oregon seminar hosted by Business Oregon in Tokyo. Committee members are typically planning to be a part of that trip.
Retaining current members and reaching out to potential new members. Directing Corporate Connections program of events that enables members to visit facilities and learn about business operations, and After Hours programming to create pure networking events with like-minded professionals.
Creates annual shinnenkai, ohanami and Beer Garden events.
Helps develop resources and oversees Japan on the Road and Toyama Cup programming.
Love the sport? Or just want to help JASO fundraise? Our annual Golf Tournament brings all together for a fun, and sometimes competitive, round of golf. We’d be thrilled to have you join us.
Tomodachi-kai is a JASO entity, but operates quasi-independently. Tomodachi-kai membership is separate from JASO membership. Learn more about tomodachi-kai here.
We always need volunteers for a variety of projects and events. If you are a member and would like information on any of the above committees, or you’d just like to volunteer somewhere with us to get more involved, just call us at 503-552-8811 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.