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Every 5 seconds a child dies of hunger.

Bread for the World

134 million children between the ages of 7 to 18 have never been to school.

Care International

1 out of every 4 deaths under the age of 5 worldwide is due to a water-related disease.

The Water Project

Our Vision

Whenever you have helped the least of these my brothers, you have helped me."

-- Matthew 25:40

Refugee Care

Millions of people throughout the world are classified as refugees, unable to live in their home country due to religious, racial or political persecution. In cooperation with the United Nations Human Refugee Commission and local NGOs, JELA serves as an advocate for such individuals who do not have a voice. In addition, JELA provides shelter and basic living expenses for such individuals seeking resettlement in Japan or elsewhere in the world.