Help­ing Hawai‘i’s Youth Be­come Global Cit­i­zens

MidWeek (Hawaii) - - Front Page - By Tsukasa Haru­fuku, chair­man of JTB Good­will Foun­da­tion

O child­hood mem­o­ries and ex­pe­ri­enc­ing dif­fer­ent cul­tures. It helped put into pur­sue a ca­reer in travel.

pro­mote cul­tural, ed­u­ca­tional and ath­letic ex­changes

ian Is­lands and ex­pe­ri­ence bring those learn­ings back home to bet­ter them­selves and our com­mu­ni­ties.

Since its in­cep­tion, the foun­da­tion has sup­ported cul dents, teach­ers and chaper- ones, fur­ther­ing ed­u­ca­tional tors in our state and abroad. These t r i ps also i nclude bilin­gual lan­guage ex­po­sure for stu­dents and their host fam­i­lies.

stu­dents in the pro­gram con 20 fourth- and fifth-grade mul­ti­lin­gual ex­pe­ri­ence of­fered ac­tiv­i­ties, co­op­er­a­tive learn­ing groups and field trips that re­quired stu­dents Con­nec­tions stu­dents in re of lan­guage and cul­tural di shar­ing and learn­ing.

dents, teach­ers and chap­er­ones on a cul­tural ex­change

Through the ded­i­ca­tion hope to con­tinue our great tra­di­tion of giv­ing back to our com­mu­ni­ties, stu­dents and to come. Hawaii char­i­ta­ble or­ga­ni­za­tions may send re­quests for space in ei­ther Proof Pos­i­tive or the free advertisement be­low to bmoss­man@mid­

Hawai‘i ele­men­tary stu­dents learned about Ja­pan’s his­tory and cul­ture dur­ing an ex­change in Musashimu­rayama City in Tokyo.

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