Volunteer Recruitment （from Ichinoseki to Rikuzen Takata)
Organizer: Ichionseki Disaster Volunteer Center
May 30 (Mon), 31 (Tue), June 1 (Wed), 2 (Thu)
Ichinoseki Social Welfare Association (Shakai Fukushi Kyogikai) is looking for volunteers to help with disaster cleanup for Noda area.
There will be a volunteer bus (VoluBus) that transports volunteers from Ichinoseki to Rikuzen Takata on the following days.
- Date and Seats Available
1st Day：May 30 (Mon) -Seats: 30
2nd Day：May 31 (Tue) -Seats: 20
3rd Day：June 1 (Wed) -Seats: 20
3th Day：June 2 (Thu) -Seats: 30
※ When the number of applicants exceeds the quota, Ichinoseki residents (high school students and above) will have priority for the seats.
- Meeting Point and Time Schedule
・ Bus departure: 7:10 am at Ichinoseki Social Welfare Association (Shakai Fukushi Kyogikai)
Ichinoseki Sogo Fukushi Center (1-36 Jyounai, Ichinoseki)
・ Please arrive 20 minutes before bus departure.
・ Parking space is not available at Ichinoseki Sogo Fukushi Center. Please use municipal parking lot.
・ Arrival time at Rukuzen Takata is around 9:00 am. Departing time from Rikuzen Takata at 15:30pm with arrival at Ichinoseki around 17:30pm.
- Place and Description of Volunteer Work
Activity Area: Within Rikuzen Takata
※We will inform you where activities will take place once reaching the Disaster Volunteer Center.
Majority of Volunteer work: Clearing mud away etc.
We assume that the area will be very muddy. Please prepare raingear and work clothes to wear for the activities.
- What to Bring/Prepare
Lunch (drinking water), work clothes, raingear, long rubber boots (protective footwear), rubber gloves/cotton work gloves, protective goggles, helmet, and clothes to change into when finished.
※ There is a risk of stepping on rusty nails so we strongly advice bringing protective foot wear or long boots with an iron protective layer.
※ Ichinoseki Social Welfare Association will destribute face masks to participants.
- Insurance Fee
You must enroll in the Natural Accident A or B Plan (Tensai A or B Plan) provided by the Social Welfare Association (Shakai Fukushi Kyogikai) in the municipality where you currently reside.
※This is a compensation insurance fee in case of the remote possibility of an accident while volunteering.
- Volunteer Applications
If you want to participate, please contact Ichinoseki Social Welfare Association by phone.
TEL 0191-23-6020 (Open 8:30～17:00)
Information Source: Iwate Social Welfare Association (Iwate Ken Shakai Fukushi Kyogikai)