Meito Shodo-Kai Calligraphy Association, established in 1996 as a non-profit organization. The organization has approved and registered as 501(c)(3) non-profit organization since 2007.
The organization is the one of the largest Japanese calligraphy associations in the United States with over one hundred members, many of whom has received top awards at prestigious calligraphy competitions in Japan and the US. Its main purpose is to promote the tradition of Japanese calligraphy in the US through education and exhibition. Anyone who understands and supports the organizational goals can become a member of the organization upon approval by the board members.