Let’s raise kids together! by Taiyo no Ekubo

About us,
No act of parenting, no matter how small, is ever accomplished without help. TAIYO NO EKUBO is the first Parenting Support Magazine in Okinawa, established in 2008 by Okinawan mothers. Our nonprofit activities include not only publishing magazine but enhancing society for children by bringing together families, communities and companies.

Want to join us as a volunteer staff? Interested in magazine publishing, writing, designing or planning events? No problem! Even if you live on the small islands, we will welcome you no matter how far. All that’s required is an internet connection.

TAIYO NO EKUBO supported by sponsorships which cooperates parenting in Okinawa.

Let’s raise kids together!


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April, August, December

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Distributed places
Okinawa family mart, Sukoyaka pharmacy, Okinawa bank, JUSCO, EAON MALL Okinawa Rycom, EAON TOWN Nanjyo Oozato, MIRAIYA SYOTEN, The Okinawa Prefectural Museum & Art Museum, Okinawa Zoo, Bios-hill, Urasoe Art Museum, Children’s centers, Childcare support centers, City halls, Family support centers, Cococara(EKUBO official shop), Parenting event venues, Libraries, Day-care centers, TAIYO NO EKUBO’s supporter shops(cafés, general shops, hospitals, beauty salons and tourist facilities, etc.) Distribution numbers are limited. Thank you.

By TAIYO NO EKUBO, Okinawa Parenting Support Magazine

Translation from Japanese to English by Emi Uechi

14:12 21 Mar , 2018