Consulate General of Japan in New York Accepting Donations
March 18, 2011 Updated
In response to the outpouring of kind offers and requests to help victims of the disasters in Japan, the Consulate General of Japan in New York has begun accepting financial donations. All funds received by the Consulate General will be forwarded to relevant organizations that are assisting the affected population of the recent earthquake and tsunami. (No overhead costs will be deducted by the Consulate General of Japan).
Cash or check contributions will be accepted at the Consulate General of Japan's 18th floor office during normal operating hours（Monday - Friday 9：30 - 16：00). If you wish to make a donation during non-business hours, please contact the Consulate General (Tel: 212-371-8222).
We accept funds in US dollars.
Checks payable to the Consulate General of Japan may also be sent to the following address:
The Consulate General also accepts donation by remittance to the bank account below.
Note: If you require a charitable tax deduction for your contribution, please consider donating directly to organizations that have the relevant charitable status. A list of these organizations can be found at the link: In Response to Messages of Support and Offers of Assistance.