Patricia Bader-Johnston, a serial entrepreneur on the board of the Tokyo Mentor Initiative, will join us to share her insights on how to find, make the best use of, and even become a mentor.
Take a break from work and join us for delicious food and great networking at our monthly midweek lunch gathering. This time we'll be at nR table in Omotesando!
Join us for a relaxing Sunday afternoon yoga session and get energized for the week ahead! Noriko from FURLA Yoga, a FEW Strategic Partner, will teach a hatha yoga class in English for all levels.
We invite all music lovers to join us for a special concert at 2ND HALF in Takadanobaba and enjoy a fun evening filled with great music for a great cause-- supporting FEW Community Services Strategic Partner Mirai no Mori's Back to Nature Program!
Join us for the last meeting of the current FEW year as we hear from Melanie Uematsu, a tailor, on women’s love-hate relationship with the fashion industry, why one style doesn’t fit all, and how we can solve this issue as individual consumers.
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 wanting to create a supportive women's network similar to those they enjoyed back home
Foreign women attended FEW's first meeting on Oct. 29, 1981
FEW Kansai was launched in Osaka by a former FEW member who moved to the area
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
Directors from six countries serve on a volunteer board to bring our members a diverse and rich line up of activities
Special events and lunch mixers annually
Strategic partners whose support helps us achieve our mission
FEW members as of May 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 »