On August 30, A-PAD Japan provided 240 pairs of working gloves and lent 3 high pressure washers to the Ogi City Disaster Volunteer Center in Saga. These items will be used to clean flooded houses. Volunteers can borrow them through the Ogi City Social Welfare Association.
On August 28, the Ushitsu River in Ogi City overflooded. According to the Geospatial Information Authority of Japan's estimate, the flood water has reached a maximum depth of 3.1 meters (approximately 10.17 feet) around the Ushitsu River. In addition to the flooded roads, one house was completely destroy℡ed and other houses were partially flooded.
The Ogi City Social Welfare Association is looking for volunteers to assist cleaning up flooded houses. Please click on the link for more information: http://o-shakyo.or.jp/
A-PAD Japan is accepting donations through Hometown Tax ("Furusato Nozei") to assist the people affected by the disaster. Thank you for your generous support.