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2021/05/19

【COVID-19】 Civic Force Launches New COVID-19 Emergency NPO Partner Projects

As the pandemic continues, disaster-affected areas are experiencing new challenges that could delay recovery and reconstruction efforts. Civic Force launched COVID-19 Emergency NPO Partner Projects in May 2020 to support partner organizations working to solve local issues amidst the pandemic.

In April 2021, Civic Force began working with three new organizations.

【COVID-19 Emergency NPO Partner Projects】

1.pngSanriku Hitotsunagi Nature School http://santsuna.com/

Children's outdoor play area "Nebana Aozora Park"

Overview: Supporting children's growth through providing outdoor play areas

Location: Kamaishi, Iwate Prefecture

Duration: May - August 2020

More details: Project Plan

2.gifPeace Jam http://peace-jam.org/

Building a community for mothers with children and employment support activities

Overview: Building a community group for mothers with small children and providing employment support activities.

Location: Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture

Duration: June - August 2020

More details: Project Plan

3.pngezorock https://www.ezorock.org/

Networking and stress care through wooden toys

Overview: Reduce parents' and children's stress by providing wooden toys.

Location: Hokkaido

Duration: August - September 2020

More details: Project Plan

4.jpgArts and Sports for Everyone https://connect.place/ase2016/

Employment assistance for people with disabilities in Kumamoto

Overview: Supporting employment opportunities for people with disabilities through e-commerce.

Location: Kumamoto

Duration: June - October 2020

More details: Project Plan

5.jpgJapan YWCA Caro Fukushima https://www.ywca.or.jp/caro/caro.html

Tutoring support for children

Overview: Providing tutoring services and safe spaces for children; cash assistance for university students

Location: Fukushima Prefecture

Duration: April 2021 - March 2022

More details: Project Plan

6.pngIshinomaki Revival Support Network https://www.yappesu.jp/

Community support for disaster housing units

Overview: Promoting well-being and preventing social isolation using yoga videos, brain games, and outdoor retreats.

Location: Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture

Duration: April 2021 - March 2022

More details: Project Plan

7.jpgNGO Collaboration Center http://ngo-kyodo.org/

Piloting Japanese "POSKO"

Overview: Supporting community groups through baking, crafting, and documenting activities.

Location: Hitoyoshi, Kumamoto Prefecture

Duration: April 2021 - October 2021

More details: Project Plan