Come by on Jan. 11 for the first FEW meeting of 2018! Join us for the great opportunity to learn, connect with members and guests, and be inspired. Meeting details coming soon!
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 launched in Osaka
FEW opened to Japanese women and rebranded to For Empowering Women in Japan to diversify membership
Presidents have led FEW since its inception
Monthly networking meetings held to date
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
At FEW, we believe in giving back to the local community. This month we met up with representatives of A Place to Grow to learn what they are doing to break away from the short term disaster relief NGOs we see in Japan today and create a more lasting and socially driven effort to rebuild communities.Learn more »