The 110th Anniversary


Date: June 1st (Fri) 2018

Time: 11:30-15:00 (Registration starts at 10:45. Doors open at 11:00.)

Venue: Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel, B2FL, 26-1 Sakuragaoka-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Fee: 12,000yen (Member), 14,000yen (Guest)

Welcome Words by President Yuko Hayashi

Speech by H.I.H. Princess Takamado


The Tokyo Women's Club celebrated the 110th Anniversary, honored with the presence of H.I.H. Princess Takamado.

The introduction of VIP, Former Presidents and longtime members of TWC was followed by the Donation Ceremony. TWC made donations to five respected organizations for charitable purposes.  

H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador of Bangladesh, representing Bidyanondo Foundation "One Taka Meal"

Mme. Erika Colon, wife of Ambassador of Venezuela, representing El Sistema Japan


Ms. Sayuri Daimon, Executive Operating Officer of The Japan Times

Ms. Naoe Yakiya, Director of World Food Programme Japan Relations Office

Ms. Megumi Ishimoto, Executive Director of Women's Eye



The history and activities of TWC shown on screen made a deep impression on all those present.


A Japanese-Hungarian pianist, Mr. Miyuji Kaneko's great performance of the Chopin and Liszt music was just right for the 110th Anniversary celebration. 


H.E. Ms. Ndiyoi Mutiti, Ambassador of Zambia, proposed a toast to the next 110 years of TWC as well. 

Mr. Nobuhiko Fukuda, Chef of Cerulean Tower Tokyu Hotel, said a few words of welcome to us. We had a sumptuous meal, including  Filet de bœuf grillé  au vin rouge d'échalotte with purée de pommes de terre aux truffes.


H.I.H Princess Takamado, H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima (Ambassador of Bangladesh), Ms. Naoe Yakiya, H.E. Ms. Ndiyoi Mutiti (Ambassador of Zambia), President Yuko Hayashi, Mr. Miyuji Kaneko, Vice President Valerie Moschetti, H.E. Ms. Dace Treija-Masi (Ambassador of Latvia), H.E. Ms. Martha Zelayandia (Ambassador of El Salvador )   

Mrs. Mitsuko Konoma, Mme. Oh En (wife of Ambassador of China), Mrs. Barbara Allen, Mrs. Rose Iwata, Mme. Bazarkulova Asel (wife of Ambassador of Kirghiz), Ms. Sayuri Daimon, Mrs. Lemlem Kondo, Mme. Lui Soo Fen (wife of Ambassador of Singapore), Mrs. Rinko Okano


Mme. Rahel Sleeuwagen (wife of Ambassador of Belgium), Mme. Iida Esteves (wife of Ambassador of Portugal), Mrs. Junko Katano, Mrs. Keiko Misu, Mme. Erika Colon (wife of Ambassador of Venezuela), Mrs. Mariko Nakasone, Mrs. Chikako Koshimura, Mme. Sarah Madden (wife of Ambassador of Britain), Mme. Charkitte Hung (wife of Ambassador of Hungary), Mrs. Myriam Ara

Mme. Solange Weya (wife of Ambassador of Cote d'Ivoire), Mme. Dewi Soekarno, Mrs. Jill Sinclair ito, Mrs. Yuriko Kakihara, Mme. Laura Hygnanga (wife of Ambassador of Gabon), Mrs. Duchemin Brigitte Sekine, Mme. Alphonesine Ndzengue (wife of Ambassador of Cameroon), Ms. Megumi Ishimoto 


MC: Ms. Izumi Fuse and Janelle Sasaki

 

The total number of attendees amounted to 145.


Thanks to the support of many companies, shops, restaurants, individuals etc, grand door prizes, for example a bottle of Algerian wine from Mme. Amira Bencherif (wife of Ambassador of Algeria), were given to each winner. 


The Board Members of TWC 2017-2018

The New Board Members of TWC were introduced by Mrs. Minako Maruoka and Mrs. Yoko Kanda.


The Board Members of TWC 2018-2019

Closing Speech by Vice President Valerie Moschetti



Thanks to the Support of 

Cerulean Tower Tokyu HotelShibuya Excel Hotel TokyuThe Capitol Hotel Tokyu Tokyu Bunkamura         

Ajinomoto Co,.Inc Asoni Haus AZ GROUP  Hungary Foods Supply Inc. Calligrafer Ms. Sakura  Ikeda 

Champagne Infinite EightChez Oliver Chief Executive Officer Mr. Ken MoroiCLUB HEREND JAPAN

Conrad Hotel Koh SamuiCooking researcher Ms. Kaoru Toyomura DIVINO CorporationEmbassy of Algeria

EngakujiFB Creative Co.Ltd.Hafele JapanHighNetWorthLabHilton JapanHonda Aveda Hair & Spa

Hukui&Hirose LtdImpresario. Inc.Inoue Sake BrewerInter-Tel JapanK&Associates International

K&K Medical Machinery InternationalKobeya Restaurant  Chef Koseki (Marunouchi Oazo) MANNS WINE Co. Ltd.

Meiji KinenkanMEMO‘s Co., Ltd.Metropolis MagazineMSC Cruises Japan Ltd.Ms. Farida Rahman          

Ms. Janelle SasakiMs. Hiroko SuzukiMs. Popi KurodaMs. Satoko Takata Ms. Yuko Kawamura          

NARZ VINO Mr. Toshiyuki HoriiNichiou shouji Inc. NIPPON LIQUOR LTD.Nishiazabu Takumi

Palace Resorts - Japan RED ValentinoRestaurant PACHONRIEDEL JAPAN Co., Ltd.

The Matsuyama BalletTIWAL JapanTokio MarineNichido Fire Insurance Co.,Ltd.  Yuiwork Corp.,

Tsuchida Sake Brewery Co.,Ltd. Urban ConnectionsWagokoro Rin‘s in Hiratsuka