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
SWIFT Code: SMBC JP JT
Beneficiary’s Name: The Japanese Red Cross Society
Beneficiary’s Address: 1-1-3 Shiba-Daimon Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-8521, Japan
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
SWIFT Code: BKTRU33
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
SWIFT Code: BAIWJPJT
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
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.