Donation

Your gift to the Japanese Red Cross accounts below will be transformed into a cash grant to the survivors of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami which occured March 11,2011.

The Japanese Red Cross does NOT take any administrative fees from your donation.


Donation Period: Until March 31, 2015(*)

(*)Donations JRCS receives after April 1 will be allocated to only the following worst-affected prefectures:
Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima and Ibaraki.

All donations JRCS received from March 14, 2011 through March 31, 2014 have been (or will be) distributed to 15 affected prefectures.


* If you would like to make a donation for other purposes, please directly contact the Japanese Red Cross (info@jrc.or.jp). The bank accounts below are only for the cash grant programme of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami.

Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
Bank Accounts for the cash grant programme

The bank accounts below are open until March 31, 2014.

Donation Bank Account 1
 Name of Bank: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
 Name of Branch: Ginza
 Account No.: 8047670 (Ordinary Account)
 SWIFT Code: SMBC JP JT
 Branch Number: 026
 Address of Bank: Ginza Joint Building 6-10-15 Ginza Chuo-ku Tokyo JAPAN
 Payee Name: The Japanese Red Cross Society
 Payee Address: 1-1-3 Shiba-Daimon Minato-ku, Tokyo JAPAN

Donation Bank Account 2

 Name of Bank: The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. 
 Name of Branch: Tokyo Government and Public Institutions Business Office
 Account No.:0028706(Ordinary Account)
 SWIFT Code: BOTKJPJT
 Branch Number: 300
 Address of Bank: 3-6-3 Kajicho Kanda Chiyoda-ku Tokyo JAPAN
 Payee Name: The Japanese Red Cross Society
 Payee Address: 1-1-3 Shiba-Daimon Minato-ku, Tokyo JAPAN

Donation Bank Account 3
 Name of Bank: Mizuho Bank, LTD
 Name of Branch: Shinbashi Chuo Branch
 Account No.: 2188729 (Ordinary Account)
 SWIFT Code: MHBK JP JT
 Branch Number: 051
 Address of Bank: 4-6-15 Shinbashi Minato-ku Tokyo JAPAN
 Payee Name: The Japanese Red Cross Society
 Payee Address: 1-1-3 Shiba-Daimon Minato-ku, Tokyo JAPAN

Donate online via PayPal

Japanese Red Cross has closed its PayPal account on October 1, 2011. If you would like to make a donation, please use the bank transfer.

Personal and Bank checks

Due to complicated procedures, we regret that we are unable to accept personal and bank checks.

Commission fees

Some banks may charge additional fees if the wire transfer has to be processed via an intermediary bank. Therefore, please indicate that the money is going to the Japanese Red Cross so that transaction fees as well as currency conversion fees may be exempted.

Tax exemption

We are not in a position to confirm the details of tax exemptions in your country as each country will have different tax regimes. We would encourage you to contact your local Red Cross/Crescent society for information including matters such as eligibility for tax deductions on donations in your country.

Receipts

For corporate donors: We can issue receipts if required. We would appreciate if you could designate an intermediary entity such as a Japanese subsidiary and have this entity request a receipt from the Japanese Red Cross Society. For more information please contact info@jrc.or.jp