Steve Jobs sends e-mail to Apple employees in Japan offering support!

According to several news sites Apple CEO Steve Jobs is reported to have sent a message to Apple staff regarding the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. The contents of the email were first posted to (via Macotakara), and later on other sites.

The email which was said to have been sent to all Apple employees can be seen below:

To Our Team in Japan,

We have all been following the unfolding disaster in Japan. Our hearts go out to you and your families, as well as all of your countrymen who have been touched by this tragedy.

If you need time or resources to visit or care for your families, please see HR and we will help you. If you are aware of any supplies that are needed, please also tell HR and we will do what we can to arrange delivery.

Again, our hearts go out to you during this unimaginable crisis.
Please stay safe.
Steve and the entire Executive Team

Apple has set up Red Cross donations through iTunes, and delayed plans to launch the iPad 2 in Japan due to the recovery efforts. Furthermore recent rumors have stated that the Apple Stores have been used as shelter and communication hubs for the thousands of stranded people.