Put this one into your diaries, folks. Together with the lovely ladies, Sheila Campbell & Carolyn Wright, Deep Kyoto will be hosting another charity sale for IDRO JAPAN during the Golden Week weekend.
Saturday May 5th – 11:00 – 21:00
Sunday May 6th – 10:00 – 15:00
Location: Five minutes from Demachiyanagi Station in Room 3 of the Sakyou Nishibu Iki-iki Shimin Katsudou Center. Here is a map with the route marked from Demachiyanagi Exit 5.
Last year our combined sales raised 237, 630 yen for Tohoku Disaster Relief. This year we want to raise more. Please tell everyone you know about this event.
We will have – second-hand… books, clothes, records, cds, toys, various household items and electrical goods
Delicious Baked Good &- Free Iced Teas.
The return of the “Human Jukebox” & Lucky Dip – Fabulous prizes guaranteed &
WHAT WE NEED:
Clothes – preferably spring/summer clothes (cleaned, ironed and in good repair – no underwear please); DVDs, CDs and vinyl records; Small household items; Electrical goods in good condition; Crockery (sets only).
Fresh baked cookies & cakes etc (if possible please label them with the ingredients for the benefit of those with food allergies or preferences).
If you wish to sell larger household items please bring just a photo and your phone number.
WHAT WE DON’T NEED:
Books. We have so many already and they’ll be sold at a snip. Please no more books.
Knick-knacks. No more knick-knacks please. We’ve had our fill of knick-knacks.
Unfortunately we are unable to receive goods before the event so please bring them on the day of sale, – the earlier the better. Donations can be received from 10:00 am on the Saturday.
To reiterate, everything donated needs to be in good, saleable condition – and as I wrote above, clothes need to be clean. If you have any queries, please contact Michael Lambe at: m.0.luain.23[at]gmail.com
(The 0 is a zero and the [at] is an @)
Oh, and by the way – it’s going to be FUN. Don’t forget to invite your friends.
All proceeds go to IDRO JAPAN
International Disaster Relief Organization Japan
IDRO Japan is a Kyoto-based NPO that provides aid and assistance for immediate post-disaster relief and long-term support through relief trips and housing. IDRO Japan’s efforts are currently concentrated on areas affected by the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. http://www.idrojapan.org/