We believe that everyone has the power to change the world. Every small action leads to bigger accomplishments. We value diversity, and we treat all people with fairness, respect, and compassion with the goal to learn from one another.
We convert goodwill to effective actions and solutions, make a difference for communities accros New York City, and strengthen the US-Japan friendship.
"Volunteer Appreciation Award" by New York City Parks & Recreation Department
"The Counsul General's Commendation" by The Consulate-General of Japan in New York
and many more.
Many Japanese people living in NYC began to look for opportunities to give back to the community after 9.11.01. New York de Volunteer was formed to mobilize the volunteers and facilitate these "first step" opportunities.
with Noriko Hino as a full-time executive director
Introduced "EJC" to underserved community centers across NYC.
Began accepting interns through "Global Leadership Program."