SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to alleviate human suffering, the American-based relief organization, Life for Relief and Development (Life) in partnership with Dubai-based Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Charity (MBRMC), a prominent humanitarian relief organization in the United Arab Emirates, launched Phase One of their joint emergency relief campaign for the victims of the recent earthquake in Haiti.
Life in partnership with MBRMC will be sending $1.25 million in food, water, medicines, medical supplies, clothing, and other emergency supplies as part of Phase One of the campaign to help the victims of the deadly earthquake. The medicines and medical supplies will be delivered to local hospitals and clinics on the Caribbean Island. Life will also send a Relief team to Haiti to oversee the distribution of the humanitarian supplies.
Commenting on these relief efforts, Life's President and CEO, Dr. Mujahid Al-Fayadh stated, "As we are preparing to deliver these humanitarian supplies, we will continue to work with MBRMC and our other partners to continue these relief efforts. As neighbors to Haiti, we cannot stand idly by without lending a helping hand to those in need on this Caribbean Island."
For further information on these relief efforts or how you can help, please call 1-800-827-3543 or visit www.lifeusa.org to learn more about Life's projects around the world, and www.mcharity.org to learn more about MBRMC's projects.
SOURCE Life for Relief and Development
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