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WE WILL BE ACCEPTING ALL MAJOR CREDIT & DEBIT CARDS FOR THIS EVENT ALONG WITH CHECKS & CASH
Our annual charity auction which items that you can not buy anywhere else will go up for bid. Bid on one-of-a-kind autographs, anime memorabilia & collectibles. Make plans to attend the Charity Auction on Sunday of the convention.
San Japan is excited to announce two charities of choice for 2016. This year’s charity theme is Academic Excellence and both of these organizations exemplify the mission of supporting Japanese Culture in San Antonio, particularly within the educational realms.
The first charity of choice for 2016 is the Japanese American Society of San Antonio (JASSA). Since 1985, JASSA has worked to increase understanding and cooperation between the citizens of San Antonio and Japan. As a non-profit, educational, and cultural group, they strive to make Japanese culture better known in San Antonio JASSA provides language classes, community programming, and annually gives away thousands in scholarships for students studying Japanese in the Alamo City.
The second charity of choice for 2016 is the UTSA East Asia Institute. Their mission is to promote appreciation and understanding of East Asian societies including Japan. The East Asia Institute organizes seminars, workshops, lectures, conferences, film festivals, visual art exhibitions as well as bringing in performing art groups. It also encourages faculty research collaborations both within UTSA and with participating East Asian university researchers.
We’re pleased to welcome to these phenomenal local charities to San Japan. Please take time to visit their tables and learn about the services they offer to the San Antonio community.