12 students from the US and Japan meet! Students from Japan arrived in DC! Visiting Ambassador Fujisaki and Astronaut Kanai Students from Japan visit US Embassy Tokyo

Kizuna Across Cultures

Org #30518
Vetted since 2015 Site Visit Verified
2011
year founded
$11,241
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Our mission is to inspire youth in Japan and the United States to look beyond their communities, embrace diversity, and become active global citizens by fostering international friendship through exchange of culture and collaborative learning of foreign language via an educational exchange website.

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Shanti Shoji
Shanti Shoji
Ayako Smethurst
Ayako Smethurst
Team
Ayako Smethurst, Shanti Shoji
Organization Information
http://www.kacultures.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
718 7th Street NW, 2nd Fl.
Washington, DC 20001
United States
202-798-2108

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6517255155
Organization Information
http://www.kacultures.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
718 7th Street NW, 2nd Fl.
Washington, DC 20001
United States
202-798-2108

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 6517255155

Project Reports

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Aug 2, 2018
Virtual Exchange Meets Real World
We are currently in the midst of Global Classmates Summit 2018 in Washington, DC! Twelve high school students (six from the US and six from Japan) were selected from a pool of 1,700 participants based...
May 7, 2018
Making Lasting Friendships
As we wrapped up the 2017-18 Global Classmates program, our biggest program yet with 1,709 students from 62 high schools from across the U.S. and Japan, we were excited to see that it was also our...
Feb 6, 2018
School Visits in Japan Provide Great Insight
In December KAC President, Ayako Smethurst, and I visited seven high schools around Japan that are participating in Global Classmates. As always, it was a joy to meet the teachers and students...
 
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