Several co-ops in Japan have a grant-type scholarship system that provides scholarships by raising funds from their members.
News - 2021.06
With the support of many people, we successfully organized the webinar and had 183 people from 14 countries registering and the participation of 122 people.
JCCU has been supporting the efforts of the JAPAN Para-Ski Federation as a team sponsor of the Para Nordic Skiing Japan Team since 2006. JCCU provided Japanese food items, mainly CO·OP Brand Products to the Para Nordic Skiing Japan Team.
JCCU applied for and registered July 30 as "Consumers' Co-operative Day" with the Japan Anniversary Association, in reference to July 30, 1948, the date of promulgation of Consumers' Livelihood Co-operative Society Law ( called, "Consumer Cooperatives Act").
We organized it online to give opportunities for co-op members to learn about the reality of the Battle of Okinawa and the US military base issues facing Okinawa today, and to think about peace.