Japanese Consul General Tetsuro Amano addresses the crowd and discusses the funding effort for Kumamoto. Photo by Scott Ball.

Japanese Diplomat Thanks San Antonio For Earthquake Relief

Two checks totaling $30,000 from the University of Incarnate Word (UIW) and a group called the Compadres & Comadre of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas were presented to the Kumamoto Earthquake Relief fundraising campaign during a Tuesday evening ceremony that celebrated the strong relationship between the two cities and welcomed Japanese Consul General Tetsuro Amano to San Antonio.