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Paper Cranes for Japan

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


About the Challenge

In 2011, Students Rebuild partnered with DoSomething.org and Architecture for Humanity to give students worldwide a way to support their Japanese peers affected by the massive earthquake and tsunami that struck Sendai. Read more

Watch: The Journey

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

Funds raised from the Paper Cranes for Japan Challenge were used to support reconstruction in some of the neighborhoods and villages hit hardest by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Here are two of the projects that received Students Rebuild's support. Read more

Thank You!

Read the latest on the Japan Challenge Projects.

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