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Run for Japan fundraising page

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Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

<div class="content">Run for Japan is bringing together the global running community and showing solidarity and support through dedicating runs around the World to the people of Japan.</div> <div class="content">A massive earthquake, the seventh largest recorded in history, struck the east coast of Japan on Friday the 11th of March 2011. The earthquake, measuring 9.0 on the Richter scale, triggered a tsunami which hit the east coast of Japan with 7-metre-high waves, leaving a trail of destruction.</div> <div class="content"> <div class="content"> <p>With a death toll in the thousands, an economic cost in the billions, and the threat of nuclear meltdown imminent, the people of Japan face their greatest disaster for decades.</p> <p>Inspired by Japan's great runners Run For Japan is about bringing together the global running community and showing solidarity and support through dedicating runs around the World to the people of Japan.</p> <p><strong>The challenge...</strong></p> <p>To cover 24,901 miles (right around the world) in 28 days with at least one run dedicated from every country in the World. To achieve this runners around the globe are being asked to dedicate just one run to the people of Japan and donate at least one unit of their home currency per mile run.</p> <p><strong>So, how can YOU Run for Japan?</strong></p> <ul> <li>Choose which of your runs you will dedicate to the people of Japan</li> <li>Take a photo of yourself on that run (optional)</li> <li>Upload that photo (with a caption) <a href="http://www.runforjapan.com/runforjapan.php">here</a></li> <li>Donate the relevant amount via <a href="http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/runforjapan">http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/runforjapan</a></li> <li>Download your 'I ran for Japan' artwork from <a href="http://www.runforjapan.com/artwork.php">www.runforjapan.com/artwork.php</a></li> <li>Spread the word</li> </ul> </div> </div> <div class="content">Further details about the fundraising challenge and how you can participate can be found at <a href="http://www.runforjapan.com">http://www.runforjapan.com</a></div> <p>Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor us and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity's behalf where the donor is eligible for this. We really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.</p>

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Personal Challenge Date

15 Mar 2013


Aug 12, 2012

Arthur Rabatin

£42.20 plus £10.55 Gift Aid

May 13, 2012


Go Katsura Kikuzawa! Go Run for Japan! we are rooting for you in Copenhagen and around the world as you RUN for Japan

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Sep 3, 2011


£23.00 plus £5.75 Gift Aid

Jun 26, 2011


£24.00 plus £6.00 Gift Aid

Jun 21, 2011

Fumiaki Fujita

Ganbare Nippon!


Jun 20, 2011



Jun 8, 2011



Jun 6, 2011


Almost 40 students from Mead Elementary School in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin in the United States heard about the tragedies in Japan and put together their own "Run for Japan"! They received donations from their families, neighbors, and teachers.


Jun 1, 2011



May 21, 2011


multiatleterne ran across Denmark for Run for Japan!! :)


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