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INTOUCH Magazine

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Critical Support Indepth | Charity

Critical Support

During times of unprecedented uncertainty, Club-supported charities have done what’s necessary to give Japan’s most vulnerable somewhere to turn.

I used to think that if my Tokyo phone room was in trouble, my Osaka phone room would be my backup,” says Vickie Skorji, director of TELL’s Lifeline, Japan’s only English-language, mental-health crisis hotline. “Of course, the coronavirus meant that all of those locations were off-limits [for our phone operators].”

Lending a Hand Indepth | Charity

Lending a Hand

Local charity Second Harvest Japan has been helping survivors of this year’s Kumamoto earthquake, thanks, in part, to the Club.

Charles McJilton delivers his tour of the Second Harvest Japan headquarters like a whirling dervish.