Back to Nature

2022 April Back to Nature: Game Day Report

Date: April 16 & 17Location: Ome, TokyoParticipants: (Saturday) 6 campers, 1 care worker, 5 LITs, 7 Mirai no Mori staff / (Sunday) 6 campers, 2 care workers, 5 LITs, 6 Mirai no Mori staffSponsor: Morgan Stanley Program: With the spring weather, campers gathered for game day with lots of energy from the morning! Even though it was held for one care home at a time and with fewer participants, it was a packed program, with some repeater campers reuniting with us for the first time in six months, and others meeting us for the first time

2021 September-October Back to Nature Program Report

Dates: September 4 (Sat) & 12 (Sun) & October 9 (Sat): RaftingLocation: Ome City, TokyoParticipants: (3 days total) 26 campers, 10 care workers, 3 LITs, 2 program graduates, 18 Mirai-no-Mori staff (total)Sponsor: Morgan StanleyPartner: Mitake Race Rafting ClubDate: Saturday, October 2: HikingLocation: Ome City, TokyoParticipants: 4 campers, 1 care worker, 4 Mirai-no-Mori staffSponsor: Morgan StanleyDate: Saturday, October 16: FarmLocation: Hachioji City, TokyoParticipants: 11 campers, 3 care workers, 3 LITs, 1 program graduate, 6 Mirai-no-Mori staffSponsor: Morgan StanleyPartner: Isonuma Farm Our ongoing conversations with the care workers have given us a glimpse of the serious problems that this prolonged period of self-restraint poses for the children and the care workers