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








August 2009: JET Effect Spotlight

St. Baldrick’s Foundation shaving event: Miyagi, Japan On March 21st Miyagi JETs hosted the first St. Baldrick’s Foundation shaving event ever held in Japan. What is St. Baldrick’s? St. Baldrick’s . . .


June 2009: JET Effect Spotlight

Alexander Brodie’s High School International Cooking Event In Toyoshina, Nagano, JET ALT, Alexander Brodie, along with a handful of foreign “guest chefs,” is hosting an international cooking event for his . . .

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