Hanami Viewing

Hanami (花見, “flower viewing”) is the Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the beauty of the cherry blossoms. In Japan, hanami mostly consists of having an outdoor party beneath the sakura during daytime or at night Hanami at night is called … Read More

Aid For Japan – 8th Anniversary Event

On 11th March 2011, a disaster unlike any seen in modern times swept across Japan, claiming almost 20,000 lives and creating over 300,000 refugees in the Tohoku region. Among these were 236 children who lost everything – their homes and … Read More

Maria’s Autumn Visit 2018

Part of Aid For Japan’s mission is to reach out to some of the orphans from the tragic events of 2011. While the charity aims to connect with these children through the annual summer residential courses, it’s also beneficial for … Read More

Little Dom’s Big Adventure

Little Dom’s Big Adventure involveds a motorbike journey from the UK to Japan to help raise funds and awareness for Aid For Japan. Ahead of setting off on his journey, Dominic Farwell-Cooke was the focus of an Aid For Japan … Read More

Aid For Japan at Collectionaires

In the run up to Christmas, Aid For Japan was kindly invited to partake in a day of Japanese culture at a special pop-up shop in London’s fashionable district of Chelsea by Collectionaires. Collectionaires offers an exclusive selection of luxury … Read More

Fundraising at Earls Court

Fund raising activity on the 1st and 2nd October 2011 at London Earls Court At this event we raised money by selling customized jewelery, drawing Japanese tattoos and anime portraits!! Please join us and help support a fabulous cause. Thank … Read More

Japan Matsuri Festival

Japan Matsuri Festival – 18 September 2011 at London County Hall Thank you for your help: Sumika, Yusuke, Yosuke, Daniel, Kinberley, Yuko, Jessie.