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Snow Busters 2007

  Snow clearance volunteer and homestay in Niigata!

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Jan 19(Fri), 2007 – Jan 21(Sun)     (2 days and 3 nights)

Jan 26(Fri), 2007 – Jan 28(Sun)     (2 days and 3 nights)

Feb 2(Fri), 2007 – Feb 4(Sun)     (2 days and 3 nights)

Feb 9(Fri), 2007 – Feb 11(Sun)     (2 days and 3 nights)

Feb 16(Fri), 2007 – Feb 18(Sun)     (2 days and 3 nights)

*The activities may be changed, according to the weather or other conditions. P1000653

*Please bear the cost of the traffic expenses to the field.

*You can participate by car. (Helping to drive the other participants is welcomed)

Accommodation: Homestay at houses in village of Iketani, Niigata

Maximum of 8 Participants /each

Participation Fee: 2 days and 3 nights (including 4 meals)/\6,000(First day, dinner will not be provided.)

What to bring: gloves (waterproof), long boots, outfit for cold weather (waterproof), towels, change of clothes, copy of insurance card.

Please ask if you need boots.

Deadline of applicationUntil spaces are filled.

     How to Apply:20062173_1


Download an application form and send it to us after filling it out. (FAX, mail, e-mail are available)

     Spaces may have been filled. Please call us before you send an application.


We will then inform you where to make your payment.


After we confirm your payment, your application is determined.

     Meeting Time19:30 of each start date (Friday)

We will wait for Hokuhoku Line arrive at 19:25 (from Echigo-yuzawa to Naoetsu)

If you are late, please contact us.

You can see the time table of Hokuhoku Line  http://www.hokuhoku.co.jp

     Breakup Time12:00 of each end date (Sunday)

The times may be changed. We offer courtesy car to Tokamachi station.

Meeting Place/Breakup PlaceTokamachi city, Hokuhoku Line, Tokamachi Stations West Gate. (Hokuhoku Lines west exit, JR Lines east exit)

*If traveling by car, please park in the parking place of west or east exit and come to the Hokuhoku Lines Gate.

*We are also seeking experienced volunteer registrations in snow clearance for urgent heavy snow. Please let us know if you are interested.


JEN Tokyo, Kakizawa

TEL:03-5225-9352  FAX:03-5225-9357  E-mail:info@jen-npo.org

*Niigata project is operated by Niigata cooperation of Tokamachi-shi regional development executive committee.

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