Allocation distributions of Community Chest
|Year2009,Yen||Total Number||Total Amount||Percentage|
|(1) Welfare for the aged||16,569||4,235,289,561||23.9%|
|(2) Welfare for the handicapped
(including handicapped children)
|(3) Children's welfare and youth development||12,409||2,146,648,804||12.1%|
|(4) Supporting community welfare
and Human services
|(5) Preparedness for Disasters||47||481,238,386||2.7%|
“Bathing and washing service” for home in-bedded elderly.
volunteer service of “Hot meal and conversation” to the elderly living alone.
“Red-feather Car” for picking and sensing off users of day service.
Organizing “Nursing-care of in-bedded elderly course”.
Opening tentative stay rooms for senile dementia.
The Handicapped (including Children)
Purchase of videotape cassettes for study of finger language volunteers.
Purchase of a set of tape recording equipment for volunteer groups engaging in reading service for the blind.
Provision of kitchens and air conditioners at workshops for the visually handicapped.
Opening a forum for the mentally handicapped.
Word processors which can be operated with one foot finger.
Children and Youth
Improvement of children's playground tools such as swings and slides.
Opening welfare libraries at elementary schools and junior high schools.
Improvement of toy libraries.
Support for children refusing to attend school.
Shelter for teenage girls, “Center for pregnancy risk in the adolescence”.
Support for activities at welfare cooperation schools.
Recreational activities for single-parent families.
Camp for families of mother and children.
“One-day tour for father and children” in a summer vacation.
Support for Community Welfare Activities
Organizing volunteer courses.
Preparation and distribution of welfare maps relating to social resources such as health, welfare, medical service.
Preparation of “public relations bulletins” to promote welfare towns.
Rehabilitation for female alcoholics.
Lending out tents for volunteer organizations.
Support for foreign workers having welfare problems.
Year End Mutual Help
Christmas Party and New Year Party by volunteer organizations.
Improvement of dwelling environment (General housecleaning and snow removal from the housetop etc.).
Support for those who need aid and who were suffered from disaster in the community.
Support of Volunteer and NPO activities by the Community Chest
The support of volunteer activities by the Community Chest has been actively addressed in the evaluation of the community chest by the Community Chest Strategy Conceiving Committee Facing to the 21st Century. In response to it, the support of volunteer and NPO activities has been offered in various forms currently. To say concretely, the support includes the allocation based on the pioneering activity programs hold by Prefectural Community Chest and the publicly participated application, the allocation to “Welfare NPO” in the allocated portion to organizations and facilities and the support for volunteer organizations through Municipal Councils of Social Welfare.