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2009 CGP Japan America Society Workshop

May 10, 2009

The Center for Global Partnership (CGP), with the cooperation of NAJAS (National Assocation of Japan America Societies), hosted a workshop led by two independent consultants, targeted to meet the challenges facing emerging Japan America Societies (JAS).

Held May 9-10 in Houston, TX at the Hotel Derek, 11 JAS from across the US participated in "Success Strategies for the Smaller JAS." These 11 JAS included Alabama, Central Ohio, Greater Austin (TX), Heart of America (Kansas City, MO), Minnesota, Nevada, Northwest Florida, Rhode Island, San Antonio (TX), West Michigan and Wisconsin.

This workshop is part of the three year JAS Initiative (2008-2010), in which CGP will contribute to sustained growth and innovation within Japan America Societies throughout the US.