Category: Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami

Supporting the Elderly in Tohoku Six Years After 3/11
Tohoku: A Recovering Region Today marks the sixth year since the Great... Read more >
Tohoku Five Year Anniversary
It has been 5 years since the devastating earthquake and tsunami affecting... Read more >
PWA Supports Communities in Tohoku
Minamisanriku residents take a pottery class in the Cheerful Valley community center.... Read more >
Small Business in Kesennuma Inspires and “Hangs in There”
PWA CEO Chuck Aanenson and Ganbaare director Toshiya Shimizu. While visiting Tokyo... Read more >
Seattle Mariners Salute Japanese Baseball and Tohoku Recovery
Iwakuma en route to victory. Peace Winds America, the Japan-America Society of... Read more >
Fishing Sheds Program Expands to 4 New Areas
A fishing shed with supplies in front. Since the summer of 2012,... Read more >
Restoring Small Businesses: Saito-san’s Truck
Katsuo Saito- Engine Repair Technician, Kesennuma, Miyagi, Japn. “I can’t thank you... Read more >
New Sheds, New Hope: An Update from Tohoku
My coworker Ben and I visited Minamisanriku in early March to monitor... Read more >
Abalone Fishing Returns to Minamisanriku
Working the sorting table. Abalone, a treasured delicacy, is critical to the... Read more >
Rebuilding Work Sheds for Fishing Families
Carpenter inspects completed shed. Yutaka Satoh, a fisherman from Minamisanriku, lives with... Read more >