Information on the Great East Japan Earthquake
Great East Japan Earthquake Donations and Assistance
Charitable Events in the Midwest for the Great East Japan Earthquake



Charitable Events in the Midwest for the Great East Japan Earthquake



This page highlights charitable events and activities being held in the Midwest for those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake. The Consulate General has not organized the events listed on this webpage.
Please contact the organizers for details of the listed events.

April 28

シカゴ日米協会 被災者支援イベント(名刺交換会)
Downtown Meishi (Business Card) Exchange (IL)
Organizer: Young Professionals Committee of the Japan America Society of Chicago
Date: Thursday, April 28
Time: 6:30 PM ~ 9:00 PM
Venue: District Bar Chicago
More Information: Flier

April 30

被災者支援 3Kラン&ウォーク
3K Run and Walk to Support Japan (IL)
Organizer: Eri and Edward Barbour
Date: Saturday, April 30
Time: 9:00 AM ~
Venue: Lake Arlington Park (2201 N. Windsor, Arlington Heights, IL 60004)
More Information: Flier

April 30

Pawz for Japan Benefit Concert (IL)
Organizers: Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control; Best Friends Animal Society; Safe Humane Chicago
Date: Saturday, April 30
Time: 6:00 PM ~
Venue: The Drake Hotel, Grand Ballroom (140 E Walton P., Chicago, IL 60611)
More Information: Pawz for Japan

May 1

被災者支援 ジャズコンサート
Jazz for Japan: A Jazz Benefit Concert at Erwin Cafe (IL)
Organizer: Erwin Cafe
Date: Sunday, May 1
Time: 5:00 PM ~ 9:00 PM
Venue: Erwin Cafe (2925 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60657)
More Information: Erwin Cafe

May 7

Helping Hand for Japan Charity Concert (IL)
Organizer: North Shore Baptist Church
Date: Saturday, May 7
Time: 6:00 PM ~ 9:00 PM
Venue: North Shore Baptist Church (5422 N. Lakewood Ave., Chicago, IL 60640)
More Information: Flier or Facebook Event Listing

May 7

Indiana Purdue-Fort Wayne Japanese Saturday School Charity Reception (IN)
Organizer: The Fort Wayne-Allen County Economic Development Alliance; Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne; and Indiana’s News Center
Date: Saturday, May 7
Time: 6:30 PM ~
Venue: Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW Campus (2101 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46835)
More Information: Flier

May 9

シカゴ美術館附属学校 チャリティーイベント
Chi for Japan: Relief Fundraiser (IL)
Organizer: SAIC Japan Relief Efforts Committee
Date: Monday, May 9
Time: 4:30 PM ~ 8:30 PM
Venue: School of Art Institute of Chiago (112 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago IL)
More Information: Flier

May 8

ミッドウェスト音楽院 被災者支援コンサート
Benefit Concert for Japan (IL)
Organizer: Midwest Conservatory of Music
Date: Sunday, May 8
Time: 2:00 PM ~
Venue: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (930 W. Higgins Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60195)
More Information: Flier or Midwest Conservatory of Music Website (English) / (日本語)

May 14

Tokio Pub Preview Party and Fundraiser (IL)
Organizer: Tokio Pub
Date: Saturday, May 14
Time: 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Venue: Tokio Pub (1900 E. Higgins Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60173)
More Information: Event Website and Sign-up

June 11

Mid America Japanese Club Charity Event
Organizer: Mid America Japanese Club (MAJC)
Date: Saturday, June 11
Time: 1:30 PM ~
Venue: Forest View Educational Center (2121 S. Goebbert Rd., Arlington Heights, IL 60005)
More Information: Flier

June 18

Japan Relief Benefit Concert (KS)
Organizer: Japan Club of Greater Kansas City; The Heart of America Japan-America Society; JCCC International Club
Date: Saturday, June 18
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Venue: Johnson County Community College, Yardley Hall (12345 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS 66210)
More Information: Flier

July 16

Japan Relief Concert (IL)
Organizer: Japan Relief Concert Committee
Date: Saturday, July 16
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Venue: College of Lake County (19351 Washington St., Grayslake, IL 60030)
More Information: Flier (Japanese) (English)

September 3-5

Konishiki's 3 Day Charity Project (IL)
Organizer: Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Chicago Foundation
Date: Saturday, September 3; Sunday, September 4; Monday, September 4
Time: Various times (see flier below)
Venue: Various locations (see flier below)
More Information: Flier in Japanese and English

September 18

被災地支援イベント がんばろう日本!がんばろう東北!
Fundraiser for Japan: Fight on! Japan (WI)
Organizer: Milwaukee Japanese Association
Date: Sunday, September 18
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Venue: Elm Grove Women's Club (13885 WWatertown Plank Rd. Elm Grove, WI)
More Information: Flier


For the charitable events and activities being held in Michigan and Ohio for those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, please see the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit's website.