NEW YORK — WWD and WWD Japan are working together to collect donations to aid the businesses and victims affected by the earthquake that hit eastern Japan on March 11.

This story first appeared in the March 22, 2011 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

Business institutions, material production centers and sewing factories within the fashion industry were severely impacted and all proceeds will be directed to victims through Red Cross Japan.

From today to June 30, all donations can be directed to the WWD Eastern Japan Relief Fund through the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp., Roppongi branch. The account address is 6-31-15 Jinguumae, Shibuya-ku Tokyo and the account number is 7463825.