Archives for category: Japan Disaster

Are you prepared for a disaster, especially an earthquake?  Living in California we are in earthquake country and are all well aware we are over due for a big one.  The San Andreas fault is the next in line for a major Read the rest of this entry »


The dog boutique in San Jose’s Japantown is also doing their part to help Japan through this rough time.  They are selling eco-friendly doggie tennis balls with 100% of Read the rest of this entry »

Cukui is a t-shirt company that was founded in November 2008 by Orly Locquiao, and Sammy Rodriguez in San Jose, California.  With the recent disaster in Japan they have Read the rest of this entry »

After seeing the disaster in Japan and the aftermath, the Japanese Student Association has come together and brainstormed fundraising ideas.  Besides selling wristbands and candy we are also planning an auction/fundraising dinner for Japan.  So far in addition to the success of the wristbands and candy we have made great progress in moving forward with the dinner. Read the rest of this entry »

I know I have not blogged in a while and gave up on trying to update everyday about the Japan disaster.  However, I have been busy taking action for Japan.  Good news as you can see from my twitter account is we have been busy collecting donations on SJSU’s campus.  So far we have raised close to a $1,000 in two weeks.  Thank you  to all of your support for Japan.  We are selling wristbands at $2 for Japan.  Please let me know if you would like to purchase a wristband we are almost sold out so hurry to receive your wristband today! The link to view the wristbands is pasted below.


Not only do Japanese People have perseverance and compassion but so do the animals.  In the video below this dog would not leave his injured friend after the Japan disaster.

Here is a flyer below for a vigil this Thursday in Japantown from 6-6:30 p.m. in front of the Buddhist Church located on 5th street.

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