Boston Luncheon Commemorates the Sixth Anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake

March 10, 2017 at 12pm - 2pm
Boston, MA
United States
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(L-R) Hideki Matsunaga, Megumi Ishimoto, Board Member Atsuko Fish, and Consul General of Japan in Boston Rokuichiro Michii

On March 10, USJC and The Fish Family Foundation co-hosted a luncheon in Boston to commemorate the sixth anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. 

The luncheon featured Megumi Ishimoto, the founder of Women’s Eye, a Tohoku-based organization that empowers women and fosters the next generation of women leaders in Tohoku. She is an alumna of the TOMODACHI NGO Leadership Program supported by JP Morgan, as well as a 2014 Japanese Women’s Leadership Initiative Fellow. Hideki Matsunaga, Board Member of Tono Magokoro Net and former Japan Platform Tohoku Team Lead, spoke about his involvement in a number of Tohoku-based projects and organizations including BEYOND Tomorrow.