The National Association of Japan-America Societies, Inc. (NAJAS) is a private, non-profit, non-partisan organization consisting of 38 independent Japan-America Societies located around the United States and Canada. NAJAS offers public affairs, business, cultural and educational programs about Japan and U.S.-Japan relations to the general public through our member Japan and Japan-America Societies. With a membership that cuts across usual group boundaries (business, political, academic, American, Japanese, etc.) and incorporates a variety of perspectives on U.S.-Japan relations, we are the largest private network supporting a bilateral relationship in the United States.
This membership network annually includes:
- 1,900 cultural, business and educational programs, involving over 100,000 participants
- 10,200 individual members and 2,069 corporate members
- Website visits totaling more than 5,000,000
NAJAS is served by a Board of Directors
and Advisory Board comprised of key individuals from business, academia
and government involved in the US-Japan relationship.