Mirai no Mori at IJET-27!
The International Japanese-English Translation Conference (IJET) was help in Sendai on June 18th-19th, providing a place for information exchange, networking, and socializing for many members of the translation and interpreting industry.
Mirai no Mori set up a booth at the event to reach out to people, as well as to report how the KIWL charity cycle ride went to the individual sponsors.
Thank you so much everyone involved!
Knights in White Lycra Fundraising Update on June 16
Our main fundraisers this year, the Knights in White Lycra are about to celebrate the news that the latest fundraising total of Y7,473,573 is the most they have ever raised in one year! In their four years of existence, the Knights have raised Y22.9 million (approx US$216,000 / GBP152,000) to support community-based projects in Japan.
A MASSIVE thank you to them and their sponsors, supporters and donors, who all made it possible. Please visit their website for a report and photos on the recent 530km ride and more information about the Knights in White Lycra.
Mirai no Mori Ambassador Matt completed the Ironman!
Matt successfully completed the Ironman race in Aichi last weekend.
Way to go Matt – a big round of applause!
PLEASE VISIT THE GLOBAL GIVING PAGE FOR DETAILS FOR HIS FUNDRAISING
Kspace International Preschool and Kindergarten’s big support!
We are delighted to announce that Kspace International Preschool and Kindergarten has chosen us as their charity recipient this year.
At the Charity Art Fest that was held last weekend, all the kids were working on great pieces of art with their imagination.
Thank you very much for supporting us in such a creative and artistic way!
Thanks to the children, Mirai no Mori tree became very colourful and playful too!
We will be keeping the school updated on how their support is actually making a difference in the children’s lives.
Charity Cycle Ride: Update on April 28th
42 Knights from 10 countries including our own Kozue Oka, will cycle 520kms from Tokyo to Ichinoseki on May 26th to raise funds for us. Funds raised to date will send at least 11 children to our summer camps for the next 3 years but the Knights are aiming to send 20 so please sponsor them and donate on our website!
We raise a goblet to our brave Knights!