Painting carbon box workshop at the institute for children with profound multiple disabilities, Kanagawa Children‘s Medical Center. These boxes will become a part of peace robot. Children excitedly asked us “Which body part will my artwork be used?”
Held a two day exhibition at Earth Garden, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, East building. Thank you very much for your visit.
We held a “Peace Robot” workshop at KIDS EARTH HOME. This is a collaborative project with Mr. Len Makabe, sculptor and an advisor of KIDS EARTH FUND. These painted carbon boxes will become a part of Peace Robot body which is 4 meters high, and be exhibited at the National Art Center, Tokyo from November […]
Christmas ornaments and tree decorations workshop at KIDS EARTH HOME in Tohoku and a children’s center in Watari, Miyagi. These ornaments will be decorated on a christmas tree at Bvlgari cafe in Ginza from November. Your purchase will be full donation.
Salesforce Japan, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. and also many indivisuals volunteered this week at KIDS EARTH FUND office. They contributed sewing tapestry project which KEF collected each art pieces from all over the world for a long time. This gigantic tapestry will be exhibited at the National Art Center, Tokyo from November 28th to […]
We held a monthly painting workshop at Kanagawa Children’s Medical Center, High care emergency ward and also window glasses in a corridor. Many Halloween ghosts pop up in a window.
At Todaiji Medical and Education Center, we held a workshop with Japanese calligrapher, Ms. Ohnai Ishii. Using “magical” sheet, water turns into just-like Indian ink look. It all dries in about ten minutes. Children and teachers enjoyed drawing and stamping their hands and feet. Such a peaceful time filled with laughing.
KIDS EARTH FUND Exhibition at Todaiji Temple Cultural Center, B1F October 5th(Fri) to 8th (Mon)9:30am – 5:30pm *open until 2pm on October 8th Admission free We exhibit 20 artworks of children from all over the world and also 10 pieces of artworks drawn by Sei Shimura when he was 6 years old. He is the […]
Bvlgari Tokyo-Osaka Restaurants sponsored the KIDS EARTH FUND Fundraising Party which was held on September 27th. Every summer, Bvlgari Tokyo-Osaka Restaurants invites children with disabilities and children for whom it is ordinarily very difficult to eat out to the restaurant. A special luncheon is held with food so beautifully presented, the attending children can not […]
Today at the Jikei University Hospital, Pediatric Ward, We held a monthly painting workshop. Every child looked enjoy the workshop however they expressed their anxious inner feeling with dark colors.
Monthly charity flower lesson lectured by Ms. Naoko Masuda was held at KIDS EARTH FUND office. Roses and Eucalyptus fragrance fill the air, autum flower arrangement becomes such a lovely interior. Part of lesson fee is donated to KIDS EARTH FUND.
DAY 3, We held an art workshop with 40 children in Utsukushigaoka Kindergarten. They were focused in drawing and many great art works are completed. We also enjoyed chatting with them.
Children in evacuation centers and staying in relative and acquaintance’s houses gathered in Atsuma town sports center and held an art workshop. Children drew Hokkaido marked with red cross that points the epicenter of earthquake. Above the prefecture, a huge rainbow, sun, birds and air plane is drawn hoping for fast earthquake recovery and reconstruction. […]
DAY 2: Atsuma town is located close to epicenter of Hokkaido earthquake. Magnitude 7 earthquake has caused landslide in many areas. 36 people have been victim of unfortunate disaster. 826 people are currently in evacuation centers. Atsuma town was affected by Magnitude 4 earthquake last night as well.
Hokkaido earthquake support, DAY 1: Kids Earth Fund is currently in Hokkaido to support children. We held an art workshop in Kiyota ward gymnasium where it’s opened as evacuation center. Day by day evacuation centers around Kiyota ward is closing. However, due to massive cave in at a road and liquefaction, there are many families […]
We held a painting workshop at TOUR de TOHOKU 2018, ASKUL booth. KIDS EARTH FUND has been invited to this event every year since 2013. Children who joined the workshop enjoyed painting freely. Their artworks would become ASKUL product packages to help and encourage another children in need, and also simply make everyone happy by […]
We held a painting workshop at the Jikei University Hospital, Pediatric ward. Life in the hospital separated by parents is stressful and usually unspeakable for children, leading their capacities for the stress to overflow. A boy we met kept crying and saying “stop” over and over. We hope painting workshop can be a little help […]
Many children in the hospital joined the painting workshop this time. Some children who had difficulties to move around enjoyed painting on their beds. Putting paint color on their hands and feeling the coldness of the paint itself were exciting for them.
Supported by Embassy of Jamaica in Tokyo and National Gallery of Jamaica, we held an art workshop in Jamaica’s oldest orphanage “Maxfield Park Children’s Home” on August 16th. There are presently 105 children in care, ranging in age from infants to 18 years old. Children who have been abandoned, made homeless and suffered by physical […]
Monthly drawing workshop was held at Kanagawa Children’s Medical Center. While waiting for the appointment time with doctors, children enjoyed drawing sea in Yokohama, the sun and many fruits such as bananas and grapes. Collidor glass is now completed with many summer themed drawing.
At special lunch organized by Bvlgari Tokyo Osaka Restaurants, children were amazed with artistically beautiful lunch and also mesmerized by the performance by the world champion POP dancer, Mr. KITE. Medical Dr. Masahiro Kitakawa cooperated and attended this special lunch too. They enjoyed drawing workshop with a big rolled paper as a precious experience.
Partnering with Goldman Sachs and Mori Building, a special art workshop themed, “Creating our Future” was held at Roppongi Hills on July 31st. The event was filled with such bright and hopeful artwork and brought smiles to both children and adults. Photo courtesy (partly): Global Kids method Mamata branch
KIDS EARTH FUND charity social dinner was held at L’ESSOR in Tokyo. Part of the participation fee will be used carefully to future activities for children.
Monthly charity flower lesson lectured by Ms. Naoko Masuda was held at KIDS EARTH FUND office. Imagining goldfish, flamboyant flowers were selected and arranged so beautifully. Orchidaceae endures the heat. Compassion and knowledges are nurtured through every lesson. Part of lesson fee is donated to KIDS EARTH FUND.
We held our annual art workshop in Hotaru Tobikau Summer Festival. More than 100 children visited our tent. Some guardians seemed troubled because children were completely focusing on drawing and forgot the time. Many children were able to have nice summer memories.
Original painting fan art workshop held at Kurashiki shiritsu Sono elementary school in Mabi-town, Okayama prefecture where was open as one of the evacuation centers. Children drew many fans and gave them to their family as gifts. This school decided to have early summer break anticipating long-time temporal closure. We donated art and education materials […]
Art workshop at the Kurashikishiritsu Sono kindergarten in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture on July 12th. They drew on a big cloth and then went on to small papers many times. A girl drew her family celebrating her father’s coming birthday with a big cake. The flood started on July 7th, the day of Tanabata festival. This […]
Held original fan drawing workshop at KIDS EARTH HOME in Tohoku on June 16th. We look forward to seeing their cheerful smile and colourful fans at a summer festival in Watari next month! Please contact us if you wish to receive art workshop notification by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org Participation fee is for free.
Founder, Harumi Torii was invited as a lecturer and delivered a speech titled “Healing the Hearts and Minds of Children Through Art” in English at Aoyama Gakuin University.
Exhibition is held in the Calbee Inc. lobby. We are exhibiting paintings drawn in the volcanic hazard zone of the Hawaiian Island in the United States and fire hazard area of last year in Sonoma. Many people, such as Calbee employees and business partners who visit us, are appreciating. (It is not open to the […]
We highly appreciate your participation and heartwarming supports towards children in need at KIDS EARTH FUND Charity Party 2018 in Kyoto held on June 1st. Total 2,180,275yen was raised that night. Proceeds will be carefully used for children in Tohoku, Kumamoto, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Croatia and all over the world. Special thanks to precious sponsors […]
A lot of children’s smile at the evacuation shelter. They don’t know when they could be allowed to go school and back to their home. But they’re smiling and trying to struggle this situation. Yesterday, Kilauea volcano just erupted. We truly hope the situation is getting be better soon.
The disaster area “Lailani”. There are some cracks, and some roads are closed by lava. Nobody knows when the inhabitant could come back to their home town where is still filled with sulfur dioxide.
Calbee, inc. donated the polo shirts. At the workshop the children wore it and drew the pictures. Always Calbee potato chips make the children happy!
The children set up a tent for an art workshop. After that one of the children started to draw the picture of a tree called “Ohia” which could be able to live and make blooming beautiful flower even near the volcano.
At the Children’s Center in Mashiki – machi, Kumamoto Prefecture, we held a workshop on drawing. Children painted vigorously on a large cloth with a paint that they had not had a chance to enjoy at home.
Art workshop held at Otaru Unga Park. Few children were curious to use paintings for the first time. Another girl said “I haven’t used it since I was kindergarten!” In the middle of the workshop, they ran around and took breaks. But everyone came back to paint once again. Once and twice weren’t enough!
From April 20th to June 2nd, the painting which is “Kids Helping Kids” drawing by the children of Cambodia, Vietnam, Palestine, Turkish, Tohoku and Kumamoto in Japan is exhibited near the ceiling of the Grill at Hyatt Regency Kyoto. In addition, we exhibit the paintings drawn by children around the world in this hotel. Please […]
Painting workshop at Kids Earth Home in Tohoku. Children create their original Koinobori (鯉のぼり), meaning “carp streamer” in Japanese, are carp-shaped wind socks traditionally flown in Japan to celebrate Tango no sekku (端午の節句), a traditional calendrical event which is now designated a national holiday; Children’s Day (Kodomo no Hi, 子供の日). Using different kinds of materials, […]
Held an art workshop under the beautiful sky in Nagoya, Aichi prefecture. Children were so excited to draw outside for the first time and even skipped taking a nap!
We’d like to show our gratitude to all the participants for the Charity Party held at the Embassy of Mexico in Tokyo on February 8th. Paintings by Mexican children affected by massive earthquake in Mexico as well as wildfire in Sonoma, CA in the US in 2017 were exhibited covering the entire wall flamboyantly. Pleasant […]
A massive hurricane hit Puerto Rico and caused a great damage. KIDS EARTH FUND LA branch held painting workshops at Boys and Girls Club and the hospital in Puerto Rico. We donated art supplies and children’s clothes. Tomorrow we will hold painting workshop at the park in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This workshop will be […]
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We are pleased to announce you that Mrs. Harumi Torii, founder of Kids Earth Fund would receive the LLADRO Women’s award presented by LLADRO Japan. At the time of the award ceremony, LLADRO is going to hold the CHARITY GALA at Mandarin Oriental Tokyo ballroom. Your continuous supports make this happened and we are very […]
Art workshop with Syrian refugee children at Turkish Red Crescent located in Bagcilar, Istanbul. They were so quiet at first but gradually making their favorite colors and had a fun time. They are acquiring literacy in Turkish language to accustomed to new land.
Day2 Art workshop at Ein el-Sultan UNRWA school and observing Aqbat Jabr camp located in the Jordan Valley and borders Jericho. Children draw whatever they want to express in one big canvas wishing for freedome and hope as well as houses and mosques where they find peace within.
Day 1 at Ein el-Sultan UNRWA school in Palestine. Students tried their very best to express their love, compassion and hope. They didn’t stop asking if we’d come back tomorrow again.
Workshop with children and youth in Croatia. KIDS EARTH HOME Croatia welomes volunteers from all over the world throughout the year. Children interact with them in English with no difficulties and they performed very well at school. KEH cultivates natural abilities to have big dreams and visions for their own future.
Art workshop in Gvozd, Croatia. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of KIDS EARTH FUND, children drew their smiling portraits in 30cm square cloth with bright colors. They decorate the background with their favorite color and motifs such as birds, sun and flower.
A down’s syndrome child living in an orphanage. He joined in the middle of art workshop. He was bit confused what to really draw. Another child from same orphanage took a paintbrush and started to draw together giving a kind advice. Such pure actions remind us what’s important in life. Once a child started to […]
This girl was sitting on the edge of classroom and remained very quiet throughout the art workshop. When she started to flicker white painting to portray snow, teachers were astonished from her creativity. Sometimes it’s difficult for kids to speak out and express themselves through conversation especially to adults. This art workshop was the discovery […]
A seven year old girl lost her father by car accident when she was very little. During art workshop, she was just staring from far away. While we were cleaning up, she showed interest and started to paint on garbage. Seemed like it was her first time to use paint. She was surprised the fact […]
We held an art workshop at an orphanage in Cambodia. Usually, children are not able to use paintings to draw. They were all excited and fervently drew their own faces. An outline was drawn very carefully by pen. Once they were finished, their sparked eyes were filled with confidence.
【2016-2017We started selling Charity Christmas Card】 This year, by the cooperation of the MS & AD Unison Smile Club, we are able to produce a Christmas Charity Card in order to support Great East Japan Earthquake disaster area, Kumamoto earthquake disaster area, Vietnam, Cambodia, and the Syrian refugees. Also, thanks to everyone who suppoerted us, […]
We held an art workshop at Prek Treng Primary School in Cambodia. This school used to close down whenever it rained due to leaks from the roof. Kids Earth Fund sponsored by World Air Sea service rebuilt the school. Currently, there are 585 children going to this school at a age of between 4 to […]
Art workshop was held at Binfun Center in Vietnam. At this center, about 30 children lives together and 100 children comes in to study. In these 2 years, Vietnam has drastically changed its economy. More cars and tall building are constructed. However, countless children still live under poor environment. There’s also no guarantee for them […]
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KIDS EARTH FUND had painting workshop at Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. Owner, teachers and students of the school welcomed us extraordinary way and we are more than happy about that. When we had painting workshop, we told them they can paint whatever they want, express your feeling. Later, they started draw crying face and how scary […]
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In KIDS EARTH HOME in the Republic of Croatia, we are focused on the eco-friendly, hands-on workshops for children and the youth. In one of those workshops, we have newly built “Celtic House” using only natural materials. This project was carried out with the aim to prove that there is a way to build a […]
[Fundraising Dinner at Grand Hyatt Tokyo 2016] Date:2016 October 14 (Fri.) Sponsorship: Kids Earth Fund Reception: 6:00pm~ Doors Open: 6:30pm~ Starts: 7:00pm~ Location: GrandHyattTokyo, Ball Room Membership Fee：￥30,000 (Including tax and service charge) Dress Code: Black-Tie The proceeds of the party will go towards helping the children affected by the Kumamoto and Tohoku earthquakes along […]
Since Kids Earth Fund was founded, this will be the first exhibition held in Kyoto. Let\\\\\\\’s look forward to watching children create artworks in Kyoto this summer. [HAPPY BIRTHDAY EARTH Exhibition] Schedule: August 17th, 2016 – August 31st, 2016 Location: Hyatt Regency Kyoto, Fuji-Daimaru, Honen-in, Mishima-tei Admission: Free [Workshop] Date/Time: August 17th, 2016, 10:00am~ Audience: […]
Since Kids Earth Fund was founded, this will be the first time we are holding an exhibition in Kyoto and so we are currently seeking volunteer staff in Tokyo and Kyoto for this exhibition. Adjustments and inquiries regarding the schedule can be directed to 03-5449-8161 and email@example.com. [Event Details] [HAPPY BIRTHDAY EARTH EXHIBITION] Schedule: August […]
[Fundraising Party in Kyoto 2016] Sponsorship: Kids Earth Fund Reception: 6:00pm~ Doors Open: 6:30pm~ Starts: 7:00pm~ Location: Hyatt Regency Kyoto, Ball Room Membership Fee: \\\\\\\\20,000 (Including tax and service charge) Dress Code: Semi-formal The proceeds of the party will go towards helping the children affected by the Kumamoto and Tohoku earthquakes along with going towards […]
Events held at the Aoyama Art Square were decided in full cooperation with the ITOCHU Corporation. Please come to see the various artworks made by children from all over the world. [HAPPY BIRTHDAY EARTH EXHIBITION] Date/Time: July 27th, 2016 – August 27th, 2016 Co-sponsorship: ITOCHU Corporation Location: ITOCHU Aoyama Art Square Tokyo, Minato-ku, Kita-Aoyama 2-3-1 […]
The Kids Earth Fund conducts several charity lessons. Part of the lesson fee will be proceeded towards children around the world as your donation through the Kids Earth Fund. For any inquiries regarding the schedule and lesson fee, please contact Kids Earth Fund at 03-5449-8161 or firstname.lastname@example.org. [Flower Lesson – First Thursday of every month] […]
April 9 to 11, we held another workshop with 20 students in the evacuation shelter located in Rikuzen Takada City Daiichi junior high school in Rikuzen Takada City, Iwaki, and 5 children at Wano Kaikan. At the Rikuzen Takada town hall, we received lecture from a person in charge of financial matters at the board […]
Date and time: Friday, March 11th 2016 from 7pm-21pm Venue: Ark Hills Club Akasaka Club Room Ticket: ￥6,000 Contact: Kids Earth Fund 03-5499-9161 / email@example.com
Kids Earth Fund is currently seeking to recruit interns who are students. If you are interested in applying for this internship, please send your resume and possible internship dates to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Contact Us) Kids Earth Fund TEL 03-5449-8161 MAIL email@example.com
KEF held an art workshop for children at the Ohgawara Catholic Kindergarten in Shibata-county, Miyagi on 5Oct. Everyone had a great time drawing and painting “My Favorite Things” in their own respective ways. After the workshop, children and participants enjoyed the plates of Takoyaki served hot from the pans by a sponsor company, Gindako. (Takoyaki […]
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Amana Images, the stock photo company, has been supporting KEF’s effort by converting our children’s artwork into digital data, and providing them on website to the world for various creative purposes. They currently have 200 of our children’s work in stock, and out of their sales, the royalty is donated to KEF. Check out more […]
KEF held a workshop at the “Ninja Festival” in Watari-cho, Miyagi. Children put their own drawings and messages on pieces of leaf-shaped paper and put them up on the “Happy Tree” wishing the restoration and revival of the region.
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The 9th anniversary SMBC Charity Concert, ‘A Toy Box of Masterpieces’ took place at the Kioi Hall on Sunday June 8th. A total profit of \\435,875 was supported by the attendees, proceeds from handmade ‘eco-friendly pot cleaner’ by SMBC bank clerk volunteers and the earnings of the KIDS EARTH FUND charity goods. Profits from the […]
We are hosting a Christmas Charity Party at the KIDS EARTH HOME in Ebisu, Tokyo. We would like to invite all of you, our kind and generous supporters, to join us for an evening of socializing while enjoying wine and food, and artwork by the children. Please join us! Those who wish to attend are […]
KIDS EARTH HOME (KEH) is in the city of Gvozd that is two hours away from the capital city Zagreb. The area still has a serious problem of a 60% unemployment rate. On the other hand Zagreb and Dubrovnik are getting wealthy because of the tourist business. After the declaration of independence in 1991, the […]
KIDS EARTH FUND Charity Ribbon Magnet We have started selling “KIDS EARTH FUND Ribbon Magnet” which was designed by children. You can choose from three different types of designs. Each design \1800 Please order from the link below ↓ http://www.kidsearthfund.jp/ja/goods.php About Ribbon Magnet http://www.msdsmall.com/?mode=grp&gid=552973
[INFO】Art Workshop at KIDS EARTH HOME TOHOKU On Saturday, April 20th, 2013 Kid Erath Home Northeast of Japan Kids Erath Fund, KIDS EARTH FUND will hold an art workshop [Date] Saturday, April 20th 2013 [Time] From 10:00 am – 12:00 pm [Place] at KIDS EARTH HOME TOHOKU [Address] * In front of Lead Sendai Factory […]
We are hosting a Christmas Charity Party at the KIDS EARTH HOME in Ebisu, Tokyo. We would like to invite all of you, our kind and generous supporters, to join us for an evening of socializing while enjoying music, songs and artwork by the children. Every year, guests from many countries attend our casual charity party, […]
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We would like to express our sincere appreciation to all guests who joined us at the Fund Raising Dinner held on Friday, November 2. We are also thankful for the significant contribution made by the sponsors. With your kind support, a total of 214,188 yen was donated at the party for the KIDS EARTH HOME […]
We are pleased to inform you that the KIDS EARTH FUND’s charity dinner will be held at Grand Hyatt Tokyo on November 2nd, 2012. The dinner party will offer live painting by Keeda Oikawa, live music performance by 12 violinists & Aki Kondo, Nobuo Funabashi & Ayaka Kinoshita, Shak Holliday. The proceeds for this Fund […]
We are looking for volunteers for a HUGE upcoming Fundraising Dinner Event on Nov.02, 2012… ・2012.11.02.Fri Doors open 18:45 Start 19:00-21:30 at Grand Hyatt Tokyo ・Donation 25000yen ・Dress code:Black-Tie/SemiFormal If you or someone you know is a Hair Stylist, Makeup artist, Photographer/Videographer, please contact us below. firstname.lastname@example.org OR 03-5449-8161 Many thanks for your Love and […]
2012-2013 version of our new Charity Christmas cards are ready for online purchase. Christmas cards are designed with the art by children at Watari-cho, Miyagi prefecture! Please visit our website, www.kidsearthfund.jp. With the support from MS&AD Unison Smile Club, we are happy to release a brand new Christmas cards design. This year, we have three […]
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Let’s Make the original package for Father’s day! June 3rd 11:00-12:30 June 10th 11:00-12:30 Painting package of underwear for father’s day! Participants can choose color pants from 100 color sections for free. If you pay extra ￥2625, you can print your painting or pictures of on your pants! Date : June 3rd Sun., 10th Sun. […]
Can you imagine that Children can produce thier own colors with only 5colors-Red,Blue,Green,Yellow and White? It is original colors that we can not make it real again. On that day,nurses and KidsEarthFund staffs were suprised at how wonderful any chileren had incredible creativity. Please look at the articles children drew on the stark white papers. […]
We held Artworkshop@Tokyo JIKEI-KAI hospital with 8 children, whose parents and nurse. We appreciate the volunteer who is nice and coming this workshop.She did very good job so children were happy about drawing pictures. They are truly looking forward to coming next workshop. NEXT TIME:11th,June 2pm～ Please look at the pictures which attaches to Japanese […]
On Saturday, May 12, “Iki Iki Watarikko Festival” was held in Watari, Miyagi Prefecture. KIDS EARTH FUND ran a workshop for children to paint pictures. 430 children joined the workshop and drew pictures of rockets, flying cars and others under the theme of “Bright town Watari in the future”. People in Watari, who suffered damage […]
【volunteers WANTED】 We are looking for volunteers! *ArtWorkShop@hospitals in Tokyo&Kanagawa prefecture* You will join Artwork shop that is the time that children can express themselves through drawing pictures. Let\’s support and create fun time with children. #dates: 17th (Tue), 18th (Wed), April/ 15th (Tue), May/ 11th (Mon), June *Volunteering at KidsEarthFund office with us* We […]
Thank you for joining our party held at April 5th,2012. We are glad we really had a good time at this party and shared each others thoughts. This opportunity has encouraged us to work harder. And we will continue to do our best to make children happy. We will hold the next charity party on […]
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The Christmas cracker, held on the 9th of December in the Ambassador’s Residence at the British Embassy Tokyo is a seasonal event that entertains in words and music, as well as gives participants a chance to enjoy such special treats as mulled wine and mince pies. Sir David Warren and Lady Warren have generously supported […]
Real Santa Claus is coming to Shinohashi Shotengai!. Date: Dec 17th (Sat), 2011 Time: 11:00AM – 1:00PM (Accept ion starts 10:45AM) Place: JoliArts 3-10-9 Shirogane Minato-ku *3 min on foot from No.4 Exit of Shirogane Takanawa Station Sponsor: JoliArts Violin live music will be performed from 11:00 to 12:00. Piano live music will be performed from […]
The Grand Hyatt Tokyo will hold “The Light of Happiness,” a charity program from Nov 17 to Dec 25 designed to bring happiness to children in the Tohoku region. The hotel lobby will be transformed into a Christmas charity area to share the joys of Christmas. There will be three Christmas trees installed, two designed […]
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November 24th(Thu), from 2:00pm Art Workshop was performed at Kanagawa Prefecture Kids Medical Center. Theme was Christmas. Pretty drawings were created.
To all supporters of the KIDS EARTH FUND, We are pleased to inform you that the KIDS EARTH FUND’s charity dinner party will be held in Grand Hyatt Tokyo on November 17th ,2011. The dinner party will offer a live music performance by a pianist, Yumi Okazaki and vocalist, Tiger. We very much hope you […]
The KIDS EARTH FUND’s founder Harumi Torii,popular Korean actor Jang Keun Suk and model Ai Tominaga attended Hublot’s charity performance press conference on 6 Oct 2011 At the press conference, the official watch for “2011 FIA F1 World Cup Champion Series 15th Battle – Japan Grand Prix” was revealed – the “King Power F1 Suzuka” […]
May 27 to 29, we held another workshop at Rikuzen Takada Daiichi junior high school. Many who had hopes when we first visited seemed to have been mentally going through difficult time. Yet in such condition, the first thing written on the large drawing paper was the Japanese national flag and the word, “Arigato(thank you) […]
On June 10th, an Art Workshop was held at Iwaki-shi, Fukushima. The children enjoyed a cozy atmosphere and drew plenty of pictures. Some children seemed to be concerned as they not only lost their homes from the earthquake, but they were waiting for their fathers who lost their jobs and now work at the Fukushima […]
From June 21st to 22nd, an Art Workshop was held at the nursery school and the child center located in Watari-cho, Watari-gun, Miyagi. The children watched a movie which showed children in France drawing pictures in order to show their warm messages to children in Tohoku. After watching the movie, a movie was made of […]
On June 27th and 28th, an Art Workshop where any children can participate was held at the Watari-cho Central Child Center. The children who finished their classes were interested and asked, “what are you doing?” and took part along with their friends. In the end, there were nearly 30 children gathered at the event. They […]
Goods were donated, such as some sets of watercolor and drawing paper for families living in temporary housing. They can’t rest by moving from evacuation centers to temporary housings as they have to start their lives on their own. They seem to be concerned.
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From May 27th to June 11th The annual exhibition was held at Le café 338, Kyoto. We served tea and cakes for the visitors coming to see children’s paintings and they all had a wonderful time at Kyoto.
April 16 to 17, we held the workshop; for 250 children at Oshikirigawa Gymnasium, an evacuation shelter in Kitakata city, for 20 children at Fureai Gymnasium in Aizuwakamatsu city, and for 20 children at Kawato Sogo Gymnasium in Aizuwakamatsu city. One of the workshop was with the children evacuating from 20 km radius of the […]
April 29 to May 1, our advisor, Kazuhiro Fujiwara and, a writer, Mariko Hayashi joined us. Tachibana-san and Yamamoto-san, who have been distributing cakes and cookies to the evacuation shelter, as well as Hosono-san, a director at NHK, joined and we all delivered the relief supplies. Children nearby gathered for the workshop and we had […]
May 12 to 14, we donated 9 tables that were requested, to the Rikuzen Takada Daiichi junior high school in Rikuzen Takada, Iwate. It was highly appreciated and people said, “We can eat together at the same table with the children now.”
May 15 to 17, we held an art workshop at the Iinogawa campus of Ishinomaki Kita high school in Ishinomaki, Miyagi. 14 students from Funabori elementary school, that was washed away by the Tsunami and 51 students from Ogatsu junior high school gathered. The gymnasium we used for the workshop was used to place the […]
May 21 to 22, we held an open-air workshop at the children’s park in Iwaki city, Fukushima. 15 children participated the workshop are temporary evacuating due to the nuclear power plan issues. Even though the children were having difficult life after the earthquake and the problems with the nuclear power plant, they all participated in […]
\”FENDI x KIDS EARTH FUND Charity Bracelet & Key Chain\” are on sale! You can choose colors of lethers and threads and custom made your bracelet/key chain. They are all order made, and a lether artist from FENDI in Italy and a inlay craftman from Kanazawa, Japan will make one at the store by hand […]
April 23 to 24, we held workshop with 12 children at Rikuzen Takada City Daiichi junior high school in Rikuzen Takada city, Iwate. The older people at the shelter enjoyed the fun time together with the children who are usually playing outside or at schools. It was a really warm atmosphere, with a lot of […]
On April 7, we discussed the days ahead of our support activities at Hitachinaka-east police station in town hall at Oarai machi, Ibaraki. We also held the art workshop with the children in the evacuation shelter at Global mission center in Iwaki City, Fukushima. We also held the art workshop with children in the evacuation […]
March 22 to 25, we organized our first art workshop since the earthquake, at the evacuation shelters located in Watari-cho town hall and Watari elementary school in Watari-cho, Watari-gun, Miyagi. At Arahama, Wakabayashi-ku, Sendai City, we helped those who lost their home. At Miyagi children’s hospital in Ochiai, Aoba-ku, we listened to the stories of […]
March 19 to 21, Kids Earth Car entered the devastated area for the first time, just a week after the earthquake. We visited the evacuation shelter located in Watari-cho town hall in Watari-cho, Watari-gun, Miyagi. At that time, four people had to share one rice ball. So when we delivered food, people appreciated and said, […]
On April 14th, children drew their ‘most favorite animal’. First, they picked up one single color and then began to mix up other colors and enjoyed the change of colors on the paper. After drawing their colorful favorite animal, they also drew other favorite things like fruits and cherry blossoms and finally the room was […]
Since March 12th, we have been collecting goods and donations for earthquake and tsunami victims in Japan. (Please note that we have stopped accepting goods. Fund raising activities are still on-going.) We would like to extend our appreciation for the supporters who have helped us raise 3,746,978 yen as of today (March 30th). We are […]
Thank you very much for your generous support for KIDS EARTH FUND. We are currently looking for volunteers who can help us with listing, packing and loading up items donated for the victims of the quakes and tsunami. Please contact us if you are interested in and available for volunteering at KEF sometime during the […]
At our foundation, we are keeping children\\\\\\\’s paints and drawings in our computer data base. We are looking for volunteers who are able to translate Chinese, Turkish, Armenian, Hrvatski, Russian, and/or Lithuanian to Japanese and English. The translation will be: titles and artist\\\\\\\’s names of the artworks. We will send a data of the artworks […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.50”
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.49”
—————————————————————- 2010-2011 The new edition of the charity Christmas card is on sale! Art work by children from Croatia・America・China, will be on the Christmas cards! ▼Can purches through our HP▼ www.kidsearthfund.jp ———————————————————– We were able to finish the new designed Christmas cards with the help from MS＆AD Smile Heart Club. This year we will be […]
nagomi-NATULURE and KIDS EARTH FUND collaborately produced “nagomi-NATULURE Organic Baby & Kids Blend tea” and the tea is now on sale! The cute package adopted a children’s drawing “A Happy Bull” and is excellent for gifts. You can purchase it at nagomi-NATULURE store in Shinmarubiru, KEF website, and etc. Please go ahead and try the […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.47”
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Tokyo Bay Maihama Hotel is now holding “Kids Earth Gallery”, celebrating its 3rd anniversary on March 3rd, 2010. During the period from Wednesday, March 3rd, which is the anniversary of the founding, to Wednesday, April 7th, about 20 pictures of children of the world which were contributed to Kids Earth Fund are exhibited at the […]
Kids Earth Fund Tokyo Office will be close from December 26, 2009 (Sat.) to January 4th, 2010 (Mon.). We will open our office from January 5, 2010 (Tue.). Have a great end-year/New Year holidays! Kids Earth Fund
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.46”
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.45”
KIDS EARTH FUND would like to announce that we will hold a fund raising party with the theme of “Making a house a home” to improve and expand the facilities of the 4th KIDS EARTH HOME in Vietnam. The Home is currently run as a local school which about a hundred children attend and as […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.44”
KIDS EARTH FUND will hold an art exhibition at RISE GALLERY in Himonya, Meguro, for a week, from June 20th to 26th. Pictures painted by children all around the world will be exhibited at the gallery. Please come and see the paintings with heartwarming messages from children. An opening reception will also be held on […]
For 10 days, until May 29th, KIDS EARTH FUND art exhibition whcih introduces children’s paintings from all over the world will be held at DEVA, the multipurpose auditorium of E-MA, in Umeda, Osaka! Please enjoy this opportunity to see those paintings, and find children’s messages hidden in their pictrues. KEF goodies will also be sold […]
The art workshop that was supposed to be held at Jikei Hospital will be postponed because of a temporary close-down of the hospital due to an outbreak of Rotavirus. We would like to apologize to those who considered participating in the workshop for the inconvenience. The details of art workshops from June onward will be […]
1,000,000 People’s Candle Night will take place all over Japan again this year. KIDS EARTH FUND will participate in the event in Osaka. From June 1 to 7, at the atroum on the first floor of Hilton Plaza East, pictures painted by children all over the world will be exhibited. Please enjoy the event with […]
KIDS EARTH FUND will hold an art exhibition at Japanese Heritage Centre from coming May 12 in Burnaby, Canada. This is the very first time for KEF to hold an exhibition in Canada. We would like to send out all the heart-warming messages from children drawn in their paintings. Please come to the exhibition and […]
SCAPA, a fashion brand launched from Belgium. SUMMER FAIR will take place at SCAPA shops all across Japan between May 13 and 24. KEF mugs will be given to those who purchase clothes from the shop during the campaign! For further information, please contact SCAPA shops. http://www.scapa.jp/
Toyama Light Rail celebrating its 3rd anniversary launed and is now operating “Hana Protrum”! A number of pictures of flowers, animals and so on painted by children all oaround the world are decorating the walls of the Portrum. Inside the Protrum is coordinated as if it is a kid’s room, with the help of ACTUS […]
Information from KIDS EARTH FUND // APRIL, Vol. 4 ======================CONTENTS======================== —————————————————— Calling for Volunteers Art Workshop at the Pediatric Ward —————————————————— ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・ Art Workshop at TOHO UNIVERSITY OMORI MEDICAL CENTER ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・ ■OVERVIEW OF ART WORKSHOP■ —————————————————————————- ■DATE: May 14 (Thus.) ■TIME: 14:00～16：00 ⇒⇒It has been chanegd. ■PLACE: 4F, West Ward, the Second Pediatric Ward, TOHO […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.43”
VIS, pour la frime, and gaminurie; thsoe three popular fashion brands among young ladies will introduce charity goods to support Kids Earth Fund. Those brands produced in total 6 types of cute, fine T-shirts with children’s paintings from Europe, United States and Japan printed on their front. All of those paintings have a common message […]
Kids Earth Bread RYOYU Co., Ltd.designed the package of bread with kids’ drawings. By pursuing fun and taste, three kinds of bread were produced, including “hotcake bread”, “curry bread”, and “danish pastry ring”. The sales points are the cute package that makes you want to pick up and the taste that everyone can enjoy. This […]
The first exhibition in 2009 is coming up soon. About 30 pictures painted by children all around the world will be exhibited. The world seen from children’s point of view, their happiness and sorrow are drawn in their paintings. Please come to the exhibition to see their paintings and find the message hidden in them. […]
Christmas Charity Concert will be held againthis year at the lobby of Westin Hotel Tokyo. Along with the Christmas trees gorgeously decorated, children’s paintings are displayed there during the period. In addition, cookies baked by Westin’s pastry chef will also be sold, and a part of its sales profit will be donated to KIDS EARTH […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.42”
Dear sponsors, supporters, and all volunteers, KIDS EARTH FUND would like to present the ”Publishing Party\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\” that will be held on Wednesday December 10, 2008 at China Blue, CONRAD Tokyo, at Shiodome. This year KIDS EARTH FUND is celebrating 20th anniversary of its existence. For this, KEF plans to convert one of its long awaited […]
Auger Auction is plased to announce Charity Auction at Shibuya Bunkamura Gallery on December 14th. Special guest is invited as auctioneer. All the lots are by conntesy of sharefolders of Auger Auction. All sale from this auction will be donated to KIDS EARTH FUND. Please enjoy. Charity Auction outline: 1)Charity Auction will be held right […]
Children’s Picture Bags has been sold and got popular since October. The bags got designed from pictures painted by children all over the world, have five variations and are used for many purposes. This time, those children’s pictures came out in the form of puzzles! The puzzles have 3 variations in design, which were used […]
This year celebrates the 7th anniversary for the White Angel Project, which is a joint project with Takashimaya S C and the Kids Earth Fund, sending the message of a Christmas in Peace to the children around the world. White Angel Charity Gallery will exhibit the children art work and other pictures of the activities […]
ICCJ GALA DINNER & CONCERT 2008 November 20, 2008 (Thursday), from 6:00 p.m at Grand Hyatt Tokyo Ball room Admission; 22000yen per one seat The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Japan (\”ICCJ\”) would like to present its traditional \”Gala Dinner and Concert 2008\” that will be held on Thursday November 20, 2008 starting from 6.00 […]
This fall, bags featuring children’s art will be released by MUJI. The bags have pictures drawn by children from China, Poland, Germany, Argentina, and Sri Lanka. There will be five designs of bags for wide range of uses and for everyone, from children to adults. An exhibition of children’s art, gathered from all over the […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.41”
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.40”
On Aptil 27th (Sun), charity concert ‘Toy box of great music’ was held by Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation at Nihon University Casals Hall. This was the 3rd time for the bank to hold the concert played by the orchestra consisted of the employees of the bank. The drawings of kids were exhibited in the lobby. […]
SMBC Tokyo main office is located at the intersection of Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo. Children’s drawings are exhibited here. You can fell the kindness and the great energy in children from the 17 pictures and we hope they will make you relax in your busy day. Please drop by when you are in the neighborhood. *For […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.39”
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Tapestry Project Volunteers +++++++++++++++++++++++++++ KIDS EARTH FUND hopes you have spent a wonderful holidays, and 2008 will be filled with joy, happiness, love, and laughter. Thank you for your generous support last year. KEF welcomes the 20th anniversary this year and plans events. It would be great if you can have your support this […]
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.38”
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KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.29”
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.28”
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KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.26”
KIDS EARTH REPORT “NEWS LETTER NO.25”