Connecting those who served in Japan
First Annual JUMP Dinner at the Army and Navy
Club is right around the corner!

JUMP will host its first Annual Dinner on March 3 at the Army and Navy Club on Farragut Square, Washington, D.C. Come help celebrate our first year as we discuss the future of the U.S.-Japan Alliance. Speakers will include  General Robert Neller, Commandant of the Marine Corps, and Admiral Dennis Blair, former Director of National Intelligence and Commander of Pacific Command. This event is offered free of charge to JUMP members!

Space is filling fast! Click here to register now. 

 JUMP Blog: Reflections on volunteer efforts after 3.11 disaster

"The toughest, yet most rewarding, thing I have ever done in my life"

In this inaugural JUMP blog post,
Veteran Mark Flanigan reflects on his experience volunteering to assist relief efforts after the Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011.
"It is essential that we never forget those lessons learned and never stop helping the people affected by that terrible tragedy in Tohoku," he said.
Read the blog here.

Do you want share your own stories from living in Japan for our blog? JUMP wants to publish your ideas! Click here to learn more.

On March 24, the JUMP team will host a networking social at Sine' Irish Pub on Pentagon Row in Arlington. Join us for an informal night socializing with others who have served in Japan - details to come soon!  

On February 16, the Consulate General of Japan in Miami hosted a reception at Port Tampa Bay in honor of members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their spouses who have been stationed at American bases in Japan. Click the link above to view the image gallery!

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