Dear all, we are pleased to tell you that our fundraising action "Skating Friends Support Japan" has just started now here: https://www.nyjalccfundraising.com/ Skating Friends Support Japan Figure skating related fundraising action for Japan kicks off with moved World Championships Who: A group of skating friends decided to start a long-term fundraising operation with regards of the close connection between figure skating and Japan. What: All the funds that are collected on the internet platform https://www.nyjalccfundraising.com/ will be used directly for victims of the disaster areas in Japan, through the Lions Club International. Why: The ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2011 were scheduled to take part in Tokyo, Japan, in March. As a result of the devastating earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis, the championships were postponed and moved to Moscow, Russia (April 25 to May 1). Figure skating is a very popular sport in Japan and figure skaters all over the World love competing and performing in Japan. Please join the action, each dollar counts and also, spread the word so that as many skating fans as possible can participate. Updates will follow! Thank you for taking part.