Direct Donation to Japan Earthquake Relief

Japanese Red Cross Society / Japan Earthquake Donation

Name of Bank: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Name of Branch: Ginza
Bank Account No: 8047670

Beneficiary’s Name: The Japanese Red Cross Society
Beneficiary’s Address: 1-1-3 Shiba-Daimon Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-8521, Japan
Telephone +81-3-3438-1311

If your national society doesn’t collect donation or you wish to send your donations directly to the Japanese Red Cross Society, please direct your fund to the above bank account.

If you need the receipt of your fund, please state so clearly in the comment section of the bank transfer order.

All the fund received under this account will be transferred to the Distribution Committee, which is formed around the local government of the disaster-affected prefecture and to be distributed directly among the affected population of earthquake and tsunami,

Fukushima Prefecture Disaster Relief

Name of Bank: Japan Post Bank

Name of Branch: Head Office

Bank Account No: 00160-30533

Intermediary Bank: Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas NY


Beneficiary’s Name: Fukushimaken Saigaitaisakuhonbu

Beneficiary’s Address: Social Welfare Division, Fukushima Prefecture, 2-16, Sugitsuma-cho, Fukushima City, 960-8670, Japan

Telephone: +81-24-521-7182 (International Affairs)

To send donation to Fukushima Prefectual Government, the intermediary bank information is required. In this case, the designated intermediary bank is Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas NY. And its SWIFT code is BKTRU33.

Miyagi Prefecture Disaster Relief

In Los Angeles area, the Nanka Miyagi Kenjin Kai (Miyagi Prefecture Association of Southern California) is accepting donation to send directly to Miyagi Prefectural Government.

Checks may be payable to the Nanka Miyagi Kenjinkai, 344 East Riggin Street, Monrerey Park, CA 91755. Memo line should be written as Tohoku Earthquake Refief.

When the donation will be sent to Miyagi, Japan, all donors list also will be sent. A copy of receipt by Miyagi Prefectural Government will be sent to all donors.

For more information, contact Mr. Yoshihito Yonezawa at (323) 721-8523

Iwate Prefecture Disaster Relief Charity Committee

Name of Bank: The Bank of Iwate, Ltd

Name of Branch: Kencho Branch

Bank Account No: 009-2016634


Beneficiary’s Name: Iwate Prefecture Disaster Relief Charity Committee

Beneficiary’s Address: Office of Health and Welfare Planning, Iwate Prefectural Government, 10-1 Uchimaru, Morioka City, 020-8570, Japan

Telephone: +81-19-629-5408

Fax:           +81-19-629-5419


Distribution of Donation: Along with the Disaster Relief Charity Committee, a separate committee will be formed to decide the distribution of the fund.

If you need the receipt of your donation, send your request to the committee by postal mail, fax or email.

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