Guide: Relief Events in L.A. that are Supporting Japan | KCET
Guide: Relief Events in L.A. that are Supporting Japan
On March 11th, Japan was hit by a massive 9.0 earthquake, followed by not only a devastating tsunami, but also nuclear reactor troubles. Now there are a considerable amount of relief events going on in the Los Angeles area, and we're compiling a list here.
Thursday, March 17
Civic Center Earthquake Relief Fund Drive
Los Angeles City Hall - 200 N. Main St. Los Angeles (drop off between 1st and Temple)
Community Gathering for Japan Tsunami and Quake Victims
JACCC Plaza - 244 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles
Friday, March 18
Oiwake Restaurant Japan Relief Fundraiser
Oiwake - 122 Japanese Village Plaza, Los Angeles, CA
$5 cover | All proceeds will be donated to the Japanese Red Cross
Saturday, March 19
Giant Robot Presents:Water Works - Fundraiser for the Devastation in Japan
GR2 - 2062 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles
All proceeds will go to UNICEF's recently formed relief fund for Japan
***InterTrend Communications, the most innovative, digitally savvy Asian marketing agency in the country, has pledged to match the first $10,000 raised by proceeds and donations through Giant Robot.
#PrayForJapan Art Fundraiser Exhibition
JapanLA | 7320 1/2 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles
100% Benefiting the efforts of the American Red Cross and Japanese Red Cross currently in Japan
J Lounge & Blended Japan Relief Charity Fundraiser
J Lounge - 1119 S. Olive St. Los Angeles
Sunday, March 20
Nisei Week Foundation Candle Light Vigil
APEX JAPAN Relief Fundraiser
Wokcano Santa Monica - 1412 5th St, Santa Monica
$20 suggested donation | All proceeds + 10% of the evening's sales will be donated to the "2011 Japan Relief Fund"
Wednesday, March 23
Japan Relief Fundraising Mixer
Co-Hosts: APWALA | APABA | BPA | JABA | KABA | MCBA | NAPABA | SCCLA | PABA | TAP
$20 suggested donation | All proceeds will be donated to American Red Cross
Izakaya Fu-ga - 111 S. San Pedro St., Los Angeles
CAPE and Verizon
The Factory - 62 N. La Peer, West Hollywood
$25 donation for members | All proceeds will go to LA Chapter of American Red Cross for Japan Relief
with special guest: Kelly Hu, Tia Carrere, Amy Hill, Harry Shum, Jr., Leonardo Nam and James Kyson Lee
Saturday, March 26
Japan Disaster Relief Comedy Show
$10 suggested donation
Zapata Vive Restaurant | 101 S 1st Ave, Arcadia
Thursday, March 31
Low End Loves Japan Benefit Concert
EchoPlex | 1154 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles
$10 suggested donation | All proceeds go to Japanese Red Cross
Throughout the Month
UCR Japan Relief
American Red Cross UCR
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