Each of us has a creative side just waiting to be awoken! Join us as we hear how a panel of creativity-focused women took the leap to turn their creative passions into their life's work.
Join us for this special fundraiser for our Community Strategic Partner Mirai no Mori at Toriizaka Art Gallery. Hear from the gallery founder, Karen Thomas, and enjoy a tour of the gallery over wine, cheese and delicious food. All proceeds to Mirai no Mori Back to Nature Program.
Take a break from work and join us for delicious food and great networking on our monthly midweek lunch gathering at Le Petit Marché in Roppongi.
We’re proud of the diversity of the FEW community as we’ve grown over the past 35 years.
FEW established as a business and social networking organization by two foreign female entrepreneurs
Foreign women attended FEW's first meeting on Oct. 29, 1981
FEW Kansai was launched
FEW opened to Japanese women and rebranded from Foreign Executive Women to For Empowering Women in Japan to diversify membership
Presidents have led FEW to date
Monthly networking meetings held since FEW's founding
Monthly networking meetings per year
Average attendees at FEW meetings during 2015-2016
Women's Start-Up Club meetings per year
Special events and lunch mixers annually
Strategic partners whose support helps us achieve our mission
FEW members as of March 2017
Career Strategies Seminars held to date to help women reach their full professional potential
We welcome women from all nationalities, professions and backgrounds. Our four membership categories provide various benefits and a range of options to suit all women in Japan.Learn more »