Japan – A Lasting Impact

This was posted on 09/05/13 No Comments

Mr. Yasuyuki Sugiura, President of The Nippon Club, presenting AHV with a check for our Oklahoma relief efforts. We did not know, when we landed in Japan a few short days after the devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011, the lasting impact our experiences there would have on us, and the work we […]

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Project Tohoku Reflections and Testimonials

This was posted on 04/22/12 2 Comments

Please enjoy reflections and testimonials from volunteers on Project Tohoku, and if you like to read more click on the authors names, whose names are in All Hands blue, to be taken to their blog. If you are Project Tohoku Alumnus or All Hands family member and would like to share your experiences with the […]

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Project Tohoku Completion

This was posted on 11/21/11 2 Comments

After seven months of serving the tsunami-affected communities along Japan’s north-east coast, All Hands Volunteers is pleased to announce the successful completion of Project Tohoku on Saturday November 12, 2011.

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Mural, Photos And More In Iwate

This was posted on 11/02/11 4 Comments

Project Tohoku has presented some unique opportunities for other types of jobs with a little less of the macho factor that are nonetheless just as important to the people of Ofunato. Here are a few examples of the softer side of All Hands.

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Keeping Residents Warm In Japan

This was posted on 10/31/11 7 Comments

Winter is fast approaching and temperatures will soon drop below freezing. Find out more about how our volunteers helped the residents of Ofunato and Rikuzentakata brave the cold.

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6 Months Of Project Tohoku

This was posted on 10/11/11 1 Comment

With over 65,000 hours of volunteer service contributed to the local community efforts, we can reflect on the contribution we’ve made to the colossal efforts by the city and people of Ofunato.

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Japan: Project Tohoku Photo Rescue Program

This was posted on 08/19/11 11 Comments

The latest program to come out of Project Tohoku, Photo Rescue is well underway and the results are inspiring.

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Japan: Ofunato’s Tanabata Summer Festival

This was posted on 08/12/11 2 Comments

All Hands Volunteers on Project Tohoku join Ofunato’s Summer Festival. ‘Tanabata’ is particularly special this year as it marks a celebration for inspirational progress made in this town.

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Japan: Life on Project Tohoku

This was posted on 08/10/11 No Comments

Read about life as a volunteer on Project Tohoku, from morning buses to evening meals…

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