Global Volunteer Month



◇April is Global Volunteer Month!
Information for our Global Volunteer Month Activities


Hands On Tokyo will have various activities during the Global Volunteer Month in April. Events such as cleaning the Arakawa River, and a Jogging and Walking event with special needs athletes, Special Collaborative Program with our partner organizations. etc. We will also run our "My Little Day of Service," where you are free to do volunteer work in your immediate area. Please share your volunteer activities you have enjoyed, whether individually, with your family, or with friends.
 




Information for our Volunteer Month activities will be posted on the Hands On Tokyo webpage below.

Volunteer Opportunities
https://www.handsontokyo.org/events/

■Our On-site Programs (face-to-face activities)
Hands On Tokyo T-Shirts will be provided for our on-site volunteering programs. (Each person will receive one T-shirt during our Global Volunteer Month in April.)

*For on-site activities, please note, you must agree to the "COVID-19 Safety Acknowledgement - Waiver Form" and "Volunteers Safety Precautions Guidelines".
*For Competitive Cheer and Motor Development Program, please bring "Health Check Sheet" that records your body temperature for 2 weeks until the activity date. (If you forget it, you will not be able to participate in the program.)

★On-Site Activities Schedule
April 3 (Sun) , April 29 (Fri, Holiday):  ARAKAWA River Cleaning
April 5 (Tue), April 12 (Tue), April 19 (Tue), April 26 (Tue), etc. : LIVES Food Truck "OOPEN!" Support
April 2 (Sat), April 9 (Sat), April 16 (Sat): Shopping Support for Senior Citizens
April 7 (Thu), April 14 (Thu), April 21 (Thu), TApril 28 (Thu): After School Cleaning Project (Special Needs Aiiku Gakuen)
April 10 (Sun), April 24 (Sun): Competitive Cheer
April 16 (Sat): Motor Development Program with Special Olympics Nippon Tokyo
April 16 (Sat): Easter Egg and Cookie Decoration with our Partner Organizations
April 17 (Sun): Sign Language Cafe


(T-shirts by Miura Shoji K.K.)



■My Little Day of Service on SNS
Please share your volunteer activities with #handsontokyo

Period: April 1, 2022 - April 30, 2022


The "My Little Day of Service," is a fun volunteer activity where you are free to do volunteer work in your immediate area. Please share your volunteer activities you have enjoyed, whether individually, with your family, or with friends.


 


Global Volunteer Month Kick-Off Event
"Stepping Out, Volunteering - Get to Know Our Community Partners!"

Saturday, April 2, 10:00 -11:30 on Zoom 
Japanese/English interpretation will be provided. 

★The recorded video is now available on our YouTube channel!

*English
Global Volunteer Month Kick-Off Event
"Stepping Out, Volunteering - Get to Know Our Community Partners!"
https://youtu.be/Y0I2ZxFkOk4

*Japanese
https://youtu.be/pubQELJdQMM



This webinar was entitled "Stepping Out, Volunteering - Get to Know Our Community Partners!" Hands On Tokyo's community partners told about their areas of expertise, and was attended by 48 people. We would be happy if this event could be your first step toward volunteering.

*Engage for Constructive Change!!
What is the SDGs? What is Volunteering? What Special Needs Children Need?
I'm interested, but what should I do? 

*Online Webinar Contents*
Children's Home
 - Kohei Sato (Facility Manager, Children’s Home “Kibo no ie”)
Environment
 - Kazuyuki Imamura (Director and office manager of NPO Arakawa River Clean-aid Forum)
Special Needs
 - Taro Oha (Principal, Aiiku Gakuen)
 - Yoshiya Hino (Motor Development Program Manager, NPO Special Olympics Nippon Tokyo)