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Place to grow

Inspiring the next generation of Tohoku, Japan through fitness and language exchange

Place to grow

Place to Grow is A 100% volunteer-led nonprofit that strives to connect and inspire a rising generation of leaders in disaster-stricken Tohoku communities.

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Place to Grow is excited to announce our 9th annual community-building festival, the Santa Soul Train 2019!

2019 project plan coming soon!!

Video thanks to  Lisa Masayama and Peter Lin.

The annual Santa Soul Train project spans 3 days in December and brings together the wider community – fostering solidarity, community spirit, and connections. The 2018 Santa Soul Train project connected more than 1500 children and over 8 towns across Tokyo and Tohoku.

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