panoramic of sendai tsunami damage
if you're in japan and want to volunteer to assist w/ tohoku survivors. volunteeringintohoku.blogspot.com/ is still a lot of work to assist with. roughly, 10-12 people a day can assist cleaning 1 home a day. tasks include removing debris, ripping out tsunami inundated dry wall, throwing out water damaged belongings and removing the clay/mud that settled under the homes.