June 2018 Strategic Partner Member Offers and Other News

Check out the latest member offers and opportunities from our Strategic Partners and other FEW Community Events here! Our Strategic Partners are committed to bringing the best services and products to FEW members. And go to our Strategic Partners page to learn more about all of FEW’s Strategic Partners, who not only support FEW’s activities but also provide professional and personal services benefiting the wider FEW community.

toptiaTopTia: High School senior and graduate portrait sessions available!

Some of our FEW members have young ones who are reaching a monumental milestone in their lives. This year, TopTia Photography is bringing High School senior and graduate portrait sessions to Tokyo!

High School seniors or higher-level academic graduates can have a solo or group photo session at the TopTia photo studio or at a location of your choice!

Venue: TopTia Photography Studio or a location of your choice

Fee: 15,000 yen/ hour + sales tax

To book a session, send an email to

Tanning - beach copyElana Jade: Full body Spray Tan for ¥5,900 (save ¥1,000) & Shellac Pedicure for ¥5,600 (save ¥1,400)


* Limited to one per person * Shellac Pedicure priced for one colour * Valid until the end of June * Cannot be used with another offer or package

Contact us to make an appointment or purchase a voucher today! / / 03-6453-9319

Club 360: Sign up for our Kids Summer Fitness Boot Camp!Club360 Kids Summer Fitness Boot Camp!

Kids Summer Fitness Bootcamp is based on Club 360’s popular Kid Fit 360, Karate, Jr. boxing, and Acro Kids, with a strong focus on fitness and gross motor development. Taught by Club 360’s highly experienced team of fitness specialists, children will improve their fitness, flexibility and self-defense skills, in a safe and fun environment!

Ages: 4-12yrs
Course dates: Course 1: July 9th – July 13th
Course 2: August 20th – 24th
Course 3: August 27th – 31st

Times: Monday to Friday 10am – 1pm,
*Includes a lunch break

Price: 5-days: 36,000JPY, Drop-in: 8,000JPY per day
*Sibling discount 2nd child half price!
*Week course only

Please contact us for more details: / 03-6434-9667/

Mom in Balance Featured Photo

Mom in Balance: Bring a friend for free to any of our workouts. If she signs up, you both get one workout extra on top of your plan!


Sarah Furuya Coaching: Private 1:1 sessions open again from June! FEW member discounts available!

Private 1:1 sessions open again from June! If you want to book in for short-term coaching packages follow this link: Furuya FYE

**FEW member discounts available. ** To book your free 30 minute coaching session go here:

Follow me on Instagram to see my video a day in May series – I’ve been taking imperfect action and I highly recommend my clients do too! To experience very serious imperfection @sarahfuruya (

DMK FEW WorkshopDivya Marie Kato: Stress Free Summer Sketching (in 5 steps)!

All you need to know is here, including a bonus video and write up for recent workshop for FEW!

Art In The Park Workshop For FEW from April 20, 2018: Why Drawing’s Important In The Digital Age & How You Can Learn In 5 Steps (with a FEW 20% member discount).



FEW Community Events:

Multicultural Play FestMulticultural Play Fest in Shinshu, Nagano

Please join us for this fun-filled multicultural playdate on June 17th, 2018! Community-building and the creation of a sustainable society that supports healthy family lifestyles requires investments in  diverse working styles, childrearing strategies, multicultural values and opportunities to learn from each other. Creating precious time for mindful play with our families and community members is key to long-term sustainability and vibrancy in the Shinshu region.

Date: Sunday, June 17, 2018; 9:00am – 3:00pm

Location: Togura Sozokan in Chikuma City, Nagano

Includes: Creative lego workshops and creations, inter-generational yoga classes, a Photo exhibit on Tohoku post-disaster rebuilding efforts (UTokyo), free English playtime/childcare, and other cultural programs.

Host: NPO Chikuma International Exchange Assoc. with collaborating partners.

PDF Flyer with more details here and event details at:

JWLIThe Future of Japanese Social Change Learned from Boston ~ Report Meeting by Female Social Innovators of JWLI Program ~

Date: June 21 – 7 pm – 8.30 pm

About: The JWLI program is a highly experienced 4-week experience-based training in Boston for female leaders aiming for social change in Japan. Six fellows who learned the latest cases in the American social sector and women’s strategic leadership have just returned home and will present their social change ideas, including new trends & experiences.


June 23 Mega Clothes Swap Sarah Furuya CoachingMega Clothes Swap Sarah Furuya Coaching

Date and Time: Saturday, June 23, 2pm-5pm

Location: Oakwood Premier Tokyo Midtown

Fee: 2000yen


unnamedMirai no Mori – Summer Party

Date: Friday, June 29, 18:00-20:00

Let’s socialize and mingle with others at Mirai no Mori’s Summer Party in Hiroo. All proceeds will help children participate in their upcoming summer camp program.

Full details:


Recap: Mentoring Moments – Finding Love in Japan

The third and final Mentoring Moments event for the year was held, Sunday, July 8th at the Kiwi Kitchen in Hiroo.   Despite the sweltering heat, eight ladies came to ask questions to three FEW members about finding love in Japan and the subsequent situations that stem from cross-cultural dating and married life. Married ladies […]

Published on 21st August 2018

Strategic Partner Spotlight: Warm Hearts Coffee Club

The Warm Hearts Coffee Club is a community of coffee lovers based in Japan. Since April of this year we deliver freshly-roasted coffee to households & offices all over Japan & provide a connection between the coffee growers, the coffee’s country of origin and our community members. We do this by supporting organic & fair […]

Published on 8th August 2018

Appointment of 2018-2019 FEW Japan Board of Directors

Following approval by the current Board of Directors and majority vote of the regular membership, FEW Japan is delighted to announce the appointment of 15 new and returning members to the FEW Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 FEW year, effective September 1, 2018.  These outstanding individuals bring to FEW unique experience, expertise and capabilities as […]

Published on 1st August 2018

Recap: June FEW Women’s Start-Up Club – Branding with Archetypes  

During the last WSC of this season Marci Kobayashi took us on a journey to “Find your Archetype for your branding”. The overall goal is to “Transform your brand and your overall online presence into a genuine reflection of who you are personally, and professionally, from the inside out, not outside in.” Branding by Archetypes […]

Published on 28th July 2018

July Community Service Feature: Japan Association for Refugees (JAR)

Numerous crises around the globe have forced men, women, and children to seek safety and asylum as refugees in foreign lands. Refugees are individuals who have been forced to leave their home country due to political or religious persecution, violence, war, or natural disaster. According to the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), the United States, Saudi […]

Published on 26th July 2018