March 14, 2011
GMO Internet Group
Disaster Relief Support for the Tohoku Region
GMO Internet Group expresses its heartfelt sympathy to all those affected by the devastating earthquake and tsunami that occurred in northern Japan on March 11.
As an Internet infrastructure provider, we are striving to maintain stable communications services in the region while strictly conserving energy throughout all group offices as a small contribution to the relief effort.
In addition, GMO Internet Group is endeavoring to support the people affected by the disaster through the following fundraising initiatives.
GMO Internet Group Fundraising Initiatives
GMO Internet Group is helping to raise money to assist the earthquake rescue and recovery operation and support those in need of help. Donations are being accepted until March 31, 2011. At the time of release the organization to which funds will be donated has not been confirmed. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
GMO TokuToku Point
GMO TokuToku Point members may elect to donate any points they currently hold (starting at 1 point/ 1yen).
GMO TokuToku Point members can also choose to donate points through group commerce website Kumapon, and may supplement their point donation with an additional donation (by credit card) in units of 100 yen.
PointTown members may elect to donate any points they currently hold (starting at 20 points/ 1yen).
infoQ members may elect to donate points they have earned by completing surveys (starting at 1,000 points/ 1,000 yen).
GMO Payment Gateway (Fundraising Organization Support)
GMO Payment Gateway payment processing services are used by approximately 20 non-profit organizations including CHARITY PLATFORM, CANPAN Center and World Vision Japan. GMO Payment Gateway will provide payment processing services required to raise money for the earthquake relief effort free of charge.
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GMO Internet, Inc.
GMO Internet Group
GMO Internet Group is a leading force in the Internet industry offering one of the most comprehensive ranges of Internet services worldwide. The group is the top provider of domain registration, web hosting, ecommerce, and payment processing solutions in Japan and operates a host of other Internet services including global online security services, search engine marketing and online securities trading. At the center of the group is GMO Internet, Inc. (TSE: 9449) headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
GMO Internet Inc.
(TSE First Section Code: 9449)
Cerulean Tower, 26-1 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
-Web Infrastructure & Ecommerce
- Internet Securities
1.27 billion yen