Warning: "continue" targeting switch is equivalent to "break". Did you mean to use "continue 2"? in /homepages/2/d372004391/htdocs/FVJ/WordPress FVJ/wp-includes/pomo/plural-forms.php on line 210

Warning: session_start(): Cannot start session when headers already sent in /homepages/2/d372004391/htdocs/FVJ/WordPress FVJ/wp-content/plugins/wp-clone-template/main.php on line 119
Foreign Volunteers Japan – best business practice

best business practice

Rebuilding Local Businesses – Kotobukiya

Mr and Mrs Sato at the renovated Kotobukiya Sake Shop, Ishinomaki City

This article is much belated, but I wanted look back on some of the local businesses that we’ve helped rebuild alongside the It’s Not Just Mud and On the Road NPOs. The following photo is one I took on March 22nd, during the third FVJ delivery of goods to Ishinomaki. […]

read more

Ishinomaki Case Study: Recovery of Maruka Pro Fish Shop

Maruka Pro Shop

Although this article is a little different than what we usually post on FVJ, I thought it might be interesting to look at the current state of businesses around Tohoku, and discuss the steps they are taking in order to re-open.   In the case of the downtown of Ishinomaki, […]

read more