The Nippon Ham Fighters announced that the two exhibition games they play against the Hanshin Tigers on the 19th and 20th (both at Sapporo Dome) will be charity games. All revenue from the games will be donated; donations will also be collected.
The Softbank Hawks announced that their two exhibition games against the Yakult Swallows (at Yahoo Dome) will be charity games. Revenue from the game will be donated. Donation boxes will also be set up at various locations in the stadium.