On March 11, an 8.9 earthquake struck off the northeast coast of Japan near the city of Sendai. It is the most powerful earthquake they ever experienced.
Artists Help Japan Earthquake & Tsunami Fund is responding to the immediate needs of survivors as well as short-term to long-term recovery projects undertaken by the affected communities.
Yes, it is a great number for a grassroots effort. As death toll, however, finally reached 10,000, 17,000 still missing, and over 240,000 had no home to go back to.... our efforts seem so small. Ironically, the situation in Libya has turned people's eye away from Japan a bit.
...Of course, no time to whine. We must keep going.
With 10 events planned in April, we hope to get our momentum back in track.