Our hearts go out to all of those who have been affected by the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan.
In this time of need there are many around the world who want to do their part and provide relief and comfort.
Day 305 of 365 Things to Do in Pasadena is proud to dedicate itself to raising awareness of the donation collection effort taking place at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena today.
ABC7 is partnering with the Red Cross in a relief drive to raise money for the victims of the devastating Japan earthquake and tsunami.
Members of the ABC7 Eyewitness News team will be taking donations at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena until 6:30 p.m. today Monday, March 14.
All checks should be made out to the Red Cross, with “Japan Earthquake” in the memo line. Cash will also be accepted at the Rose Bowl.
Donations by check can also be sent to:
ABC7 Japan Disaster Relief Fund
P.O. Box 5967
Glendale, CA 91221
Just this morning by 9 am over $7,000 had been raised at the Rose Bowl.
There is also a donation collection taking place today at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, they too will be on site today until 6:30 p.m.
There will be other donation opportunities taking place this week throughout Los Angeles County.
Tuesday, March 18th the Laugh Factory will be donating 100% of the ticket sales for the show Stand Up for Japan to the Red Cross.
Tune in to your local news for additional donation collection sites and times.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation’s blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. –Information provided by the American Red Cross.org
Monday, March 14th Donation Collection Locations:
The Rose Bowl Stadium
1001 Rose Bowl Dr.
2000 E. Gene Autry Way
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