Far Yeast Brewing to start supporting healthcare workers fighting the new coronavirus by donating special lunch boxes.

You can participate in this project by purchasing Far Yeast beers.

Far Yeast Brewing (Head office: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, President: Shiro Yamada) started free delivery of bento boxes to Keio University Hospital, Shinjuku, Tokyo beginning Tuesday, April 21st to support frontline medical workers in the fight against COVID-19.
Clap for Carers 医療従事者サポートプロジェクト

While the new coronavirus continues spreading across the nation, frontline healthcare workers have been facing constant battles, treating patients day and night.

We would like to thank all the health care professionals who are engaged in medical care to protect the lives of new coronavirus patients in environments with severe infection risks. We at Far Yeast Brewing are committed to doing what we can to support them in this difficult task. 

Our company-owned bar “Far Yeast Tokyo Craft Beer & Bao” in Shibuya is currently closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The facility and kitchen staff have shifted daily operations to making nutritionally balanced, delicious lunch and delivering it directly to medical staff.

We started offering lunch boxes to Keio University Hospital on Tuesday, April 21st. The background history of this project is that one of Far Yeast Brewing’s executive staffs graduated from Keio University, and we, as Far Yeast brewing, used to participate in their alumni event “Keio Union Mitakai Convention” in the past. So we had a connection with Keio University, and this time, we proposed this donating bento box project to a pediatrician doctor at Keio University Hospital. The pediatric team kindly enough accepted this project, and we started providing lunchboxes to them.

At the same time, we launched a support project for healthcare workers. We titled it as “Clap for Carers,” and we are seeking supporters who can support the bento donation activities for healthcare workers.  We released product bundling called “Clap for Carers Support,” which is a set of craft beers and branded glassware, and we pledge using a part of sales for supporting this donation activity. We hope that this circle of support for healthcare professionals will spread and grow. And people will strengthen solidarity to overcome this crisis as soon as possible.

Clap for Cares – Healthcare professionals support project. 

You can support healthcare professionals by purchasing “Clap for Cares Support Set”. 

We will use a part of the sales of this set for funding the support activities to deliver the lunch box to the healthcare professionals.


「Clap for Carers – 医療従事者サポートプロジェクト」サイト: https://faryeast.com/clapforcarers/ 

【Clap for Carers】support set 

The Set includes

Craft Beers (7 bottles and 3 cand beer)

Original glassware and coaster

・Price :7,000 JPY(tax incl.)【Free shipping cost】

・Available at Far Yeast Brewing official online store


Clap for Carers is a recurring gesture of appreciation and respect for the workers of the health care industry during the global pandemic of COVID-19, and this movement is spreading all over the world. Through this lunch box donation activity, we hope we can facilitate support from the people to the health care staff. 


About Far Yeast Brewing Co., Ltd.

“Democratizing beer” – Developed under the mission to “ re-establish the diversity and abundance of true beer culture, which has sadly been hidden by relentless over-commercialisation.” To achieve this goal, we enlist our Japanese flavored beer brand “Kagua,” Tokyo themed brand “Far Yeast,” and Innovative beer brand “Off Trail” to spread our distinctive beers to the world.


Company Profile

Company name         Far Yeast Brewing Co., Ltd.

Founded                     September 7, 2011

Capital        64,975 thousand yen

Head office address       2-6-8 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 5th floor

Representative Director   Shiro Yamada

Business                       Craft beer brewing, distribution sales. Restaurant management.

URL                                   https://faryeast.com

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