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Annual Report of the Clothing Reuse Project and a New Initiative Through the 2021 Event

2020/9/18

Collaborating with the NPO Yofukupost Network Meeting, Tokyo Marathon Foundation has been initiating Clothing Reuse Project since 2018. Thanks to everyone involved, we received many clothing donations at the JOGPORT Ariake, volunteer seminars, and at the Tokyo Marathon WEEK Station in the 2020 event.

The following are 2020 annual report of the collected clothing donation:

【Total Weight】
465.55 kg

【Total Donation Raised】
3,272 yen
*Per 1 kg of clothing collected, 7 yen is donated to the Tokyo Goodwill Bank (Tokyo Council of Social Welfare).

The collected clothing has been shipped to secondhand markets throughout the world to be reused. We would like to thank everyone who participated in supporting the project!

In addition, it is our pleasure to announce that we have renewed the agreement with the NPO Yofukupost Network Meeting for another year. With the concerns surrounding COVID-19 and to minimize the transmission risk, we will start accepting mailed clothing donation. We will also continue to collect clothing donation at JOGPORT Ariake, so feel free to drop-by whenever you are in the neighborhood.

【Mailed Donation Period】
September 1, 2020 (Tue.) through March 31, 2021 (Wed.)

【Mailing Address】
〒300-0726
703 Nishishiro, Inashiki-shi, Ibaraki-ken
Yofukupost Kanto Distribution Center,
Tokyo Marathon Foundation
Tel: 080-1129-2040

【Mailing Direction】
1) Please box the appropriate items.
*Please make sure it is pre-washed and clean.
*No restriction on the box size or quantity.
*Please make sure to check the acceptable item list before boxing.

2) Please address the package to "Yofukupost Kanto Distribution Center, Tokyo Marathon Foundation"
*Shipping and handling fee is responsibility of the sender; freight collect are not applicable.
*Donation from oversea are not accepted.

Click here to know more about "Yofuku Post".

Thank you and we look forward to your continuous support!!

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  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • Major Partners
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • Yamazaki Baking Co., Ltd.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Main Partners
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Active Partners
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Kokumin Kyosai coop(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Kyosai Cooperatives)
  • Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co.,Inc.
  • Supporting Partners
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
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  • Fanplus, Inc.
  • FOD
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.