Typhoon Hagibis 2019 Relief Effort Miles

The JAL Group extends its deepest condolences to those who have lost loved ones and offers its sincerest sympathy to all who have been impacted by Typhoon Hagibis (Typhoon No. 19), which made landfall in Japan on October 12, causing river flooding, landslides and widespread heavy damage in many areas of the country.

To assist the effort for quick recovery, the JAL Group has decided to offer support and assistance through donation. We also ask for cooperation from JMB members to support the people affected by Typhoon Faxai through Charity Miles.

Typhoon Hagibis 2019 Relief Effort Miles

Donation period

October 18, 2019 (Friday) 17:00 - November 30, 2019 (Saturday) 23:59 (Japan time)

Mileage for donation

Donations will be accepted in units of 500 miles on the JAL website. 

  • The JAL Group will donate the equivalent amount in cash (1 mile = ¥1) to the Central Community Chest of Japan.

How to apply

If you wish to support this Charity with your JMB miles, please click the "Apply" button of your preferred units (mileage). 

  • Each "Apply" button is valid for once only. Even if you click the same "Apply" button multiple times, the application will be for once only.
  • Please click the miles you wish to donate from the apply button below. The total miles of the apply buttons clicked can be donated.
  • If you wish to apply for 13,000 miles or more, please call the JMB Center responsible for the region of your registered address.

If you are not logged in, the login screen will appear when you click the "Apply" button. Please log in to your account to apply.
Please check your mileage balance and apply within the mileage available to you.
Please note that applications cannot be cancelled under any circumstances.

About mileage deduction

Mileage will be deducted within a week of the application date.

  • Members who have mileage which is valid until the last day of October or November
    will be eligible for mileage deduction if they make their application by 11:59 p.m. (Japan time) on the last day of each respective month.
  • You can confirm your transaction from "Record Details" in Mileage Details (balance inquiry) after mileage deduction. Please note that the transaction will be displayed as ”TYPHOON HAGIBIS 2019 RELIEF EFFORT MILES” in the Record Details.
  • If your mileage balance is less than the applied mileage at the time of mileage deduction, mileage will be deducted in units of 500 miles with the mileage balance as the upper limit.
    Example: If you applied for 3,000 miles but your mileage balance is 2,800 miles at the time of mileage deduction, 2,500 miles will be deducted.
  • If your mileage balance is less than 500 miles at the time of mileage deduction, your application will be cancelled.

Charity organization

Central Community Chest of Japan

Central Community Chest of Japan

Central Community Chest, organized in 1947, coordinates each local prefectural Community Chest nationwide, implementing fundraising activities such as the well-known "Red Feather Community Chest Movement" in Japan.

  • This Charity Mile donation will not be eligible for tax relief for JMB members or JAL.