Within the last 72 hours Japan has undergone three substantial attacks: an earthquake, tsunami, and 3 nuclear explosions.
The disasters began on March 11, 2011(JST) with a massive 8.9/9.0 magnitude earthquake that hit the Pacific Ocean nearby Northeastern Japan around 2:46pm. The substantial earth quake triggered the tsunami and later led to explosions nuclear plants. Because of this disaster half a million of Japanese families have been forced out of their home.
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In order to help Japan you can text 90999 to American Red Cross and donate $10. Yu can also give by calling 1-800-Red Cross or go to www.redcross.org
and donate on line.
91 cents of each dollar will go to Japan according to Gail McGovern, CEO of the American Red Cross.
Other Ways to HELP JAPAN
Save the Children: You can donate at the agency’s website: www.savethechildren.org .The agency’s been operating in Japan for 25 years.
The Salvation Army is accepting donations via text message; text JAPAN or QUAKE to 80888 to make a $10 donation.
GlobalGiving.org is providing emergency services to ground organizations in the Japan area. You can donate by texting JAPAN to 50555 to give $10. You can also donate by visiting their website and clicking on “Donate Online Here.”