In the second event of a double header this weekend, 8 volunteers turned out for Sunday’s Arakawa River clean up at Funabori and collected 63 bags of trash. This gave us a “power weekend” with over 100 bags collected between both the Sat. and Sun. events. Otsukaresama to all the participants for the great effort and special thanks to Kiyoko Tanaka for leading this event while I was occupied with the kids the previous day.
It was a big turnout on the Arakawa Saturday led by David and Miki with 12 volunteers ...
Tokyo River Friends was founded in early 2017 by members of Jambo International in order to focus on regular monthly clean ups of Tokyo area rivers, which was an expansion of several clean up events per year that Jambo had been doing for two decades as part of its broader environmental activities.