2019-2020 Donors

The U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation is extremely grateful for the generous support of our donors who have made it possible to grant Bridging Foundation Scholars scholarships to assist U.S. undergraduates study in Japan and implement the TeamUp initiative. Thank you.

Bridging Foundation Scholars

Lead Donor
The Freeman Foundation

Other Donors

Aflac International, Inc.
AIG Japan Holdings K.K.
American Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ACCJ)

Amway Japan

Ronald and Maria Anderson

Better-U, K.K.
Daiwa Capital Markets America Inc.
Kyle DeGruttola
Calvin Dong
Margot Ernest
Exxon Mobil G.K.
Jean Falvey
Robert Feldman
Pamela Fields
Deborah Marshall Fike
Yoshiaki Fujiki
Eric Gangloff and Broderick Rojas
James Gannon
Georgi/Ishikawa Fund of the Community Foundation of Jackson Hole
Noah Gottdiener
Green Oak Real Estate
Ellen Hammond and Yasuo Ohdera
Mary Beth Harvey
Amy Heinrich
Harry and Yumiko Hill

Lyn Hill
Ichigo Asset Management
International Monetary Fund
Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission
J.C.C. Fund-Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of New York
Hirofumi Jinno
Daniela Kaisth
Peter Kelley
Weston Konishi
Theodore Life
Edward Lincoln
Teresa Lindsay
Lockheed Martin Global, Inc.
Jack Makoujy
Elliot Maxwell
Geeta Mehta and Krishen Mehta
Margaret Mihori
Mission Value Partners
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
David Moffitt
Morgan Stanley MUFG Japan
Deanna Marcum
Patricia Maclachlan and Zoltan Barany
Thomas and Janet Montag
Anne Nishimura Morse
MUFG Securities Americas Inc.
Satoru Murase
New York Yankees – Stadium Events
Robert and Janette Noddin
Oak Lawn Marketing
Veronica Onorevole
ORIX Americas Miyauchi Charitable Foundation
T.J. Pempel
Susan Pharr and Robert Mitchell
Thierry and Yasko Porté
Missie Rennie
Roche Family Foundation
Jun and Naomi Saito
Motoatsu Sakurai
Susan Schmidt
Leonard Schoppa
Seiko Watch of America
Paul and Yoshiko Sheard
Sheila Smith
David Sneider

Ed Spitzberg
George and Brad Takei
TD Ameritrade Institutional
U.S.-Japan Council TOMODACHI Initiative
Carol Waite
Miho Walsh

Ira Wolf Memorial Scholarship Fund

Amy Jackson
Adam Wolf
Eloise Wolf
Evan Wolf
Jeanne Wolf
Lacy Wolf
Lyla Wolf

Bridging Scholars Alumni Scholarship Fund

Paul Godwin Clawson
Christopher James Houbeck

Ashley Mar
E’Narda McCallister

Axel Urie
David Weltman


U.S. Embassy Tokyo

We apologize for any errors or omissions in the list of donors. Kindly notify the U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation (USJBF) of any corrections to this list. USJBF is a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are fully tax-deductible under the U.S. IRS code. Donations made in Japan and/or with Japanese yen may be tax deductible through arrangements with the Japan Foundation.