KISS - Official Website Asking Fans To Support Earthquake Victims In Japan; Donation Information Available
March 15, 2011, 7 years ago
KISSonline.com has issued the following call-to-arms in support of the victims of the tsunami and earthquake victims in Japan:"No one can comprehend the devastation and destruction that our friends are enduring.
Here is how you can help NOW:
The American Red Cross International Relief Fund is stationed in the affected areas. Text REDCROSS to 90999 from your cell phone to donate $10.00 to the Red Cross. Click here to donate.
The Salvation Army has been in Japan since 1895 and is currently providing emergency assistance to those in need. To contribute, text JAPAN or QUAKE to 80888 to make a $10 donation. Click here to donate."
Members of the metal community have expressed their thoughts and condolences to the Japanese people:
KISS: "To all our loyal fans, friends and their families devastated by the effects of the earthquake in Japan: We stand side by side with you in support and you will remain in our prayers through this time of tragedy."
JUDAS PRIEST: "We were all deeply shocked to hear about the awful tragedy in Japan with the earthquake and tsunami - our thoughts and prayers go out to all our fans and everyone there."
AEROSMITH: "We want you all to know that we’re thinking of you through this tough and difficult time. Our thoughts and hearts go out to you."
URIAH HEEP: "Our thoughts and hopes are with the Japanese people today. We have made many friends over the years in your wonderful country. Once again we were overwhelmed by your friendship and hospitality only a few months ago during the band's last visit to Japan. We want you all to know that everyone in the Uriah Heep family is with you, as you deal with the challenges ahead."