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Connecting those who have served in Japan.

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Connecting those who have served in Japan.

The Japan U.S. Military Program (JUMP) connects past and present service members, families, and government civilians who have served in Japan.

image-shake-300x300Through social networks and events, JUMP builds relationships and provides opportunities for service members to engage with each other. JUMP provides a powerful foundation for sustaining the solid alliance and relationship that exists between the U.S. and Japan.

JUMP is a collaborative effort between Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA, the Embassy of Japan in the United States and the National Association of Japan-America Societies. The program was launched in April 2015.

How to JUMP

Are you interested in organizing a JUMP event? The most successful events bring people together. Check out our one-page summary and event ideas handout you can use to generate excitement when planning an event. Send us a message for more information.

 

Mission

The Japan U.S. Military Program (JUMP) connects past and present service members, families, and government civilians who have served in Japan. Through social networks and events, JUMP builds relationships and provides opportunities for service members to engage with each other. JUMP provides a powerful foundation for sustaining the solid alliance and relationship that exists between the U.S. and Japan.


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JUMP Spotlight Series: Maintaining Cultural Ties with Sgt. Samantha Torres

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Upcoming Events

  • November 28, 2018 , 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    Cyber Security: Alliance Concerns for the Asia-Pacific Region​ (YCAPS-JUMP Seminar)

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  • November 29, 2018 , 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    National War College Event–Chinese Maritime Claims and Implications for the Future of the US – Japan Alliance

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  • January 10, 2019 , 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Overcoming Security Isolationism: Japan’s Promotion of East Asian Security Multilateralism Since 1991 (YCAPS-JUMP Seminar)

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JUMP Gallery

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