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Paper Cranes for Japan

How you helped rebuild after the earthquake and tsunami. Learn More>>


About the Challenge

On Friday, March 11, 2011, a massive earthquake struck Sendai, Japan and caused a devastating tsunami that ravaged the coast just 180 miles from Tokyo. In response, Students Rebuild partnered with DoSomething.org and Architecture for Humanity to ensure students worldwide had a way to support their Japanese peers. Read more

Watch: The Journey

Paper Cranes for Japan: The Journey of Two Million Cranes
Witness the incredible journey of 2 million paper cranes, mailed in by thousands of young people worldwide to support Japan, after the devastating earthquake on March 11, 2011.

Projects in Action

Students Rebuld used the funding raised from the Paper Cranes for Japan Challenge to support reconstruction in some of the neighborhoods and villages most affected by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Read more

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