Japan Update 3/18/2011
As the response to the earthquake and tsunami in Japan moves into its second week, about 430,000 people are staying in approximately 2,500 shelters operated by the Japanese government and supported by Japanese Red Cross workers. For the latest on the Japan relief effort and an official American Red Cross update, read the American Red Cross news article about Japan at www.redcross.org.
Donate Funds to the relief effort on the American Red Cross website or by texting REDCROSS to 90999, to donate $10. Gifts to the American Red Cross will support disaster relief efforts to help those affected by the earthquake and tsunami throughout the Pacific.