Community Spotlight

Every month in Connect magazine, we feature members of the community who are doing things that are neat and noteworthy. Whether it’s creating something interesting or making a difference in the community, we want to give you a space to say, “Hey, this person is pretty cool.” After all, Connect is your community magazine! If you know someone you’d like to Spotlight in the pages of Connect, get in touch with us here.

Community Spotlight Articles

November 2011 – Interview with Estelle Hebert

Estelle Hebert is a second year JET in Hiroshima City who recently visited Miyagi Prefecture as a tsunami-relief volunteer. Here, she stumbled upon Fukanoshi, a small, fishing village where locals were struggling to make a living after the natural disaster. Read about her experiences making a documentary to raise awareness and support the local fisherman.