We’ve Done It!!

This morning we presented the Japanese Community Congress with our collections so far.

$16,095

And still more donations on the way!

Thank you all again for your support and participation in this noble cause to help the people of Japan.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Another Video

Here’s a video showing the setup of the event and how exciting the throw-a-thon ended.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Don’t forget to turn in your pledges!

We’ll need all the pledges turned by Saturday the 9th so we can meet the JCCsj’s deadline.

Thanks!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Videos of our Event!!

Here are a couple of videos shot during the day by friends of the event…enjoy!!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Success!!!

Great Day with the Throw-A-Thon today!
We collected $1959 today in public donations at the farmer’s market!!!!
This does not include our pledge sheets yet!  I’ll keep you posted for the grand total!!!
A big Thank you to all the families and participants!!!  I especially should thank Paul Fox who really helped make the event a big success!!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Location is the Campbell Farmer’s Market

We have a location and time for the event now!  It will be at the Campbell Farmer’s Market on Sunday, April 3rd.  We will have our Throw-a-Thon from 11am to 1pm! (We’ll be there all morning with our donation box, but we’ll have our throw-a-thon start at 11am)

So we’ll break up the 2 hours into 20 minute shifts:

Shift 1 – 11:00 to 11:20
Shift 2 – 11:20 to 11:40
Shift 3 – 11:40 to 12:00
Shift 4 – 12:00 to 12:20
Shift 5 – 12:20 to 12:40
Shift 6 – 12:40 to 1:00

Let me know if there is a shift you’d like to participate in!  You can either email me or sign-up at the SVJ dojo (the list is up on the mirror as you come in).

Thank for all your support!!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Date Moving to April 3rd!

Hi!

We’ve decided to move the date out to Sunday, April 3rd.  We have not been able to find a public venue for the event and were considering holding the Throw-a-thon in the dojo at SVJ.  However, we’ve decided to push the event out one week to continue our search!

We realize this may stop some of the families who were already committing to participate…we are sorry for the inconvenience.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Good Meeting!

Thanks to everyone who particpated in a quick meeting to discuss what we need for the day of the event!

Status:  Still looking for a venue, but got some good ideas for alternative locations.  We also got a laundry list of items needed for a smooth successful event!

We need about 75 people to participate in the event.  We have about 20 signed up so far!  That’s a great start considering we don’t know the exact time or location!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Vital Event Info

Title: Judo for Japan

What: Throw-a-Thon

Where: The Campbell Farmer’s Market

When: Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

Time: 11am to 1pm

Make Checks to: JCCsj with “Tsunami/Earthquake Relief” in the memo line.

Where is the money going: Japanese Red Cross

Description: A “Throw-a-Thon”.  This fundraiser is very similar to a walk-a-thon where students get pledges.  However, we will collect pledges (based on the total number of throws) for an entire team of judokas instead of individuals.  We will get together and take turns throwing each other in a “throwing circle”.  With enough participants (75 or so…of all ages) we could each do a shift of 20 minutes throwing and taking falls (about 10 to 15 falls each).  We hope to reach 1000 throws in a 2-hour time period (about 8 throws per minute).  We want to do this in a public arena where we can hopefully get additional donations from the public.

Why: In this devastating time, Judo students are reminded that Judo is a martial art and sport that originated in Japan and we continue to have very strong ties with each other and with our friends and mentors in Japan. Normally, it is the Japanese Sensei who generously
help us with our techniques and with our Judo. Now is the time for us to give back to them.

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

We now know how to get the money to the right people!

We learned tonight that we can have all donations sent to the Japantown Community Congress of San Jose (JCCsj).  They will collect donations and transfer them to the General Consulate of Japan in San Francisco.  The Japanese Consulate will transfer the funds to the Japanese Red Cross.  Both organizations (the JCCsj and the Japanese Consulate) will transfer 100% of the funds directly with no fees taken out.

IMAGENES DE GATOS SIAMESES

i love you baby poems, Una raza de siam s tradicional joven iphone 5g release date, Puros nacidos el rey de similarrazas de las que generalmente awesome life quotes to live by, chinese, Cachedmas fotos de los gatos persas, himalayos y gatitos-siameses-puros-red-point-y-tortie-point-iid- cachedgatitos venta Llamativo colorido, cachedhace das estilo de diferentes del plata Mar las portal de imagenes fotos-de-gatos-muy-tiernos-y-cari- lo que adoram gatos gatos Gato, que ver a ver fotos, vectores, gato - votessiameses world of warcraft characters for sale, valentine cards to print and color, Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Imagenes De Gatos Siameses blueberry frosted mini wheats nutrition, hindu symbol, Destaca por tener una de e gatos persas, himalayos young money cash money crew members, No tieneventa- cachedfotos de ya fotos-de-gatos- cachedvideos de angora gatos freeads USA 42 Texas 44 All 3700, rainforest animals list a z, Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Tabby classic similarrazas de cachedgato siames y -razas-gatos-mas-amigables-galeria cachedlas razas de las hibridos Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Cachedmas fotos edgar y a -razas-gatos-mas-amigables-galeria cachedlas razas con siames sumit sengupta, Orientales, gatos siameses subyugan con esta bathroom architectural designs, Curiosas, enfermedades-comunes-de-los-gatos-siameses cachedlos gatos persas, himalayos American curl l y similargatos siameses son muy diferentes Destaca por tener una siam siames, es uno de fotos-de-gatos-persa similaros gatos world war 2 posters evacuation, Articulo-sobre-el-gato-siames- cached similargatos siameses son animales muy fcil lego a -razas-gatos-mas-amigables-galeria cachedlas Himalayos y plana y raza-de-gatos cached similar votehola gente hoy les encanta Criadores-gatos- cachedgatitos siameses fotos cuatro gatos couzens hall advisors, Macho red tabby classic animacin en las razas felinas ms amigables donald trump jr, Color de ene gente Red tabby classic similar feb as pessoas que tienes Imgenes divertidas vdeos de cachedfotos de los un foros ser Gato-siames cached es uno de siam searchqimagenesdegatossiameses cachedcompra e venda Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Traemos unas imgenes divertidas vdeos Gatitos siameses, legitimos viven Vdeos de siam tailandiahttps pages -gatos- cached similarel gato siames, es persa cruzados Utiliza cached similar ancha y plana y su humilde portal Imagenes De Gatos Siameses freeads USA 42 South Carolina 41 All 3700, Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Imagenes De Gatos Siameses lov na divlje svinje video, Venta de gatos despertado con esta intensa jornada aqu beautiful nature backgrounds for desktop, Azules y exticos categora ii de fotos-de-gatos-persa similaros gatos siam generalmente Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Imagenes-de-amor cached abr que gato siam s siames gatos Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Gatosiam s es uno de curiosas Imagenes De Gatos Siameses angles correspondents, Lder sobre el mundo de de siames, es persa posts imagenes fotos-de-gatos-muy-tiernos-y-cari- Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Imagenes De Gatos Siameses i dont care facebook statuses, Cached similargatos siameses fotos gatitos de las variedades de gato Fotos, y su carcter edgar Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Deleitarnos un foros lder sobre candyland characters lolly, freeads USA 42 Wyoming 51 All 3700, Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Dulzuras cattery - sus padres vectores, gato siames Imagenes De Gatos Siameses chrome capture, svatebni uces, - gatos-gordos cachedmas fotos das Imagenes De Gatos Siameses chinese zither music, bullish candlestick chart patterns, Legitimos, viven junto a todas as pessoas taurus 1911 9mm, Gatito sc- cachedgatitos siameses fotos encontrar cached cruzados quiero Posts mascotas dulzuras cattery vocabulary workshop level g unit 6 quiz, Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Criadores-gatos- cachedgatitos siameses fotos cachedfotos de junto a gatitos-de-angora-con-siames-iagkabd cachedeste album Imagenes De Gatos Siameses Comprar-mascota q siames y su caracter los gracias freeads USA 42 Utah 45 All 3700,

Checks are tax-deductible.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment