Oranda-jima Foundation supports people and children in
Yamada-Machi, Iwate Prefecture,
one of the major Tsunami striken area.


In 1643, Dutch ship “Breskens” during her journey in the Pacific Ocean, the ship drifted to the Yamada Bay. The fishermen at Yamada Bay had compassion to show their hospitality to them.

Learning the tragic situation with the Tsunami on March 11, , 2011, Dutch companies in Japan and other Dutch related organization showed strong intention to support Yamada-Machi for it’s revive and reconstruction. After more than 360 years of the hospitality shown to the Dutch people on Breskens, we will return the gratitude to the people and children in Yamada-machi.


Latest News

6 April 2019

“Let’s Cling Together! 2019” was held.

The music live by DSM and other employees band called “Let’s Cling Together! 2019” was held in Roppongi, Tokyo.
At this annual event, the members present the latest reconstruction status of Yamada Machi and remind people that the continuous support is necessary.
Thsi year, “Oranda Jima Beer” was introduced and people enjoyed as well as making a donation !

Please read more in the “News” page.

       Thank you for your support towards Yamada Machi, Iwate.