Presentation on theme: "Qing Hai, China 4/13 Earthquake CARITAS TAIWAN Immediate Response."— Presentation transcript:
Qing Hai, China 4/13 Earthquake CARITAS TAIWAN Immediate Response
After the earthquake, the collaborators of CARITAS TAIWAN in China immediately responded to the needs of the victims.
The following goods were brought and distributed to the victims: 1.100 pieces quilts - $90/piece (7 pounds heavy) 2.200 pieces cotton-padded jackets – $80/piece 3.200 pairs of leather shoes - $25/pair 4.46 cotton padded jackets for small boys which were donations of of Houston Association in the previous relief operations were also distributed. 5.51 cotton-padded jackets for small girls
We are thankful to our collaborator - the Lama Leader, Ding Zeng Dou Jie Ren Bo Qie, who drove us to the disaster sight.
Latest Update The government transported more that 300 casualties to Cheng Dou Hospital. CARITAS volunteer, Bro. Yi, who is accompanying the patients said that the victims also suffered severe psychological traumas. Bro. Yi is now recruiting volunteers who could speak local Tibetan language to help accompany the victims.