INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS FROM THE CONSULATE-GENERAL OF JAPAN:
If students (or others) are having problems reaching family or friends in Japan or have questions, they can go to the Japanese section of the Consulate-General of Japan website at the link below:
To reach family/friends through a special emergency messaging system created by Japanese cell phone companies and other details:
Students can also call the main phone line (206-682-9107) and speak with a Consulate representative.
INFORMATION FROM PHONE COMPANIES ABOUT *FREE* CALLING AND TEXTING TO JAPAN:
Verizon Wireless and AT&T are offering FREE calling and texting from the US to Japan for family and friends to contact loved ones. For details:
- Verizon: http://newscenter.verizon.com/press-releases/verizon/2011/verizon-offers-free-calls-to.html
- AT&T: http://www.att.com/gen/press-room?pid=19324&cdvn=news&newsarticleid=31687&mapcode=wireless-networks-general|consumer
ISS sends out positive thoughts for Japan. We are thinking of you all. Students, ISS is here for you if you need support.
Ways to Donate to Japan:
- You may give a donation at the Cashier’s Office in Lynnwood Hall. Money will be sent to the American Red Cross to help Japan earthquake and tsunami victims.
- Donate to the Red Cross online: https://american.redcross.org/site/Donation2?idb=0&5052.donation=form1&df_id=5052