世界中の人々へ、サポートのお願い For Everyone in the World: We Japan Need Your Help!

Creative Commons: Some Rights Reserved. by jenniferchong

Creative Commons: Some Rights Reserved. by jenniferchong

世界中の人々に、日本への支援を呼びかけたいと、この記事を書きました。お知り合いの外国人の方々に、ぜひ共有いただき、少しでも多くのサポートをお願いいただければ、幸いです。

On March 11, 2011, one of the largest earthquake (M9.0) occurred and tremendous tunami hit the eastern part of Japan . As of March 16, many people are still missing. We, Japan, need your help all over the world. Please help us! Any support will be our big help and hope.

If you are kind enough to donate, please choose reliable one. BEWARE of any FRAUD. The following organizations accept your donation. You can also check the standing and credential of an organization via GiveWell and/or Charity Navigator.

1: ONLINE DONATION

* Red Cross: You can also donate via iTunes or Causes on Facebook

* Japan’s Red Cross: You can donate directly to the Japanese Red Cross Society on Google’s Crisis Response.

* Red Cross UK

* Save the Children

* Doctors Without Borders

* Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund by Global Giving

* ShelterBox by JustGiving: ShelterBoxes are expected to be needed to provide shelter, warmth and dignity to the families made homeless by the crisis. To give direct to ShelterBox, go here.

* Philanthroper: $1 to the Search Dog Foundation, 1$ to Shelterbox US

* International Medical Corps

* Japan Society Earthquake Relief Fund

2: TEXT DONATION

* Red Cross: Text REDCROSS to 90999. Each text will provide $10 towards the Red Cross’s humanitarian efforts.

* Save the Children: TSUNAMI to 20222 to donate to the Save the Children Federation

* Salvation Army: Text JAPAN or QUAKE to 80888 to donate to the Salvation Army

3: BUY CHARITY GOODS

* Lady Gaga’s “We Pray For Japan” wristband

* Help Japan Poster by Wieden + Kennedy

Now we help one another to overcome this tragedy in Japan. We truly appreciate all of your supports, which are also great hope for all of us.