Navigation Links
Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association Delivering US$160,000 in Aid to Earthquake Survivors in China
Date:5/16/2008

LOS ANGELES, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In the aftermath of central China's earthquake, up to 50,000 people are thought to have lost their lives, and over 150,000 were injured. An estimated 10 million people have been affected, with 4 million who have lost their homes. With great sorrow for these widespread losses and suffering, Supreme Master Ching Hai donated an additional US$30,000, for a total of US$50,000. With contributions from Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association members worldwide, the relief assistance totals US$160,000. Our relief teams in China have raised several thousand US dollars of their own for additional supplies, as well as to cover their transportation and personal expenses. The relief team has been on the ground in the most affected areas and has provided exclusive reports to Supreme Master Television.

On May 12th, a strong earthquake struck Sichuan Province. It was raining heavily in Chengdu that day with aftershocks from time to time, but our Association members started off toward the disaster-struck area of Pengzhou City. The bridge to Pengzhou was damaged and victims were being urgently transferred by trucks from the mountain areas. Seeing our eagerness to help, the policemen instructed us to drive to Pengzhou vegetable market where over 4,000 victims were temporarily sheltered. Red Cross volunteers helped us to unload the truck and distribute relief items to the victims.

Later, our Association relief team bought another two truckloads of relief items for the Mianzhu disaster area. At our base more rescue workers arrived and our Association members quickly prepared relief materials for the next day's schedule.

As international relief is being rushed to the quake survivors, Supreme Master Ching Hai wants to convey this message of gratitude to all governments, organizations and relief workers from every corner of the world: "Thank you, all the international help that brings care and necessities to afflicte
'/>"/>

SOURCE Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Aerospace business leader, supreme problem solver
2. Oregon Supreme Court Rules in Favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in Medical Monitoring Suit
3. AARP Deeply Disappointed by Supreme Court Decision on Retiree Health Care Benefits
4. Surprise U.S. Supreme Court Decision Helps Michigan Citizens
5. Michigan Resident, Kimberly Kents Drug Product Liability Case Will Be Argued in the United States Supreme Court on February 25, 2008
6. Supreme Court Hears Case on Federal Pre-emption of Safety Standards for Medical Technologies (Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc.)
7. Amicus Brief Filed with U.S. Supreme Court in Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc.
8. California Veterinary Medical Association Reacts to Supreme Court Decision
9. Autism Speaks Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Families Right to Challenge IEPs Without First Trying Out School District Proposed Placement
10. ALLs Judie Brown: Supreme Court is Wrong on Contraception Ruling
11. Filing for Reconsideration/Press Conference ACUNA v. TURKISH, Historic Informed Consent Abortion Case to the New Jersey Supreme Court
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... Hunters Creek Retrievers is again ... champion AKC Black Lab Puppy. Celebrate Fall 2015 with unlimited Free Hugs and K9 ... to enjoy Thanksgiving and Christmas with an extra big smile. , This adorable ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... AvePoint, the established leader in enabling enterprise ... 4 – AvePoint’s solution for facilitating two-way collaboration and external sharing without ever ... This is the fifth consecutive year an AvePoint product has made the list. ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... WI (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2015 , ... At ... after becoming dissatisfied with the traditional health care model, where the primary care physician ... of individuals who want to become educated about their health issues and empowered to ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... Leading post-acute electronic medical record (EMR) ... joining the company’s executive leadership team as VP of Product and as VP ... healthcare product and project management. He has been with HealthWyse since 2000 in ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2015 , ... ... Group and frequently listed among the most influential leaders in healthcare, will offer ... Delivery Coalition, to take place October 15-16, 2015, in Palm Harbor, Florida, at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hunters Creek Retrievers Is Honored to Support the Lone Survivor Foundation with a Championship Trained Black Labrador Retriever Puppy 2Health News:Hunters Creek Retrievers Is Honored to Support the Lone Survivor Foundation with a Championship Trained Black Labrador Retriever Puppy 3Health News:AvePoint Perimeter Named a “KMWorld 2015 Trend-Setting Product” 2Health News:AvePoint Perimeter Named a “KMWorld 2015 Trend-Setting Product” 3Health News:AvePoint Perimeter Named a “KMWorld 2015 Trend-Setting Product” 4Health News:Men Dissatisfied with the Primary Care Physician’s Approach to Andropause Are Turning to Renew Man™ 2Health News:Men Dissatisfied with the Primary Care Physician’s Approach to Andropause Are Turning to Renew Man™ 3Health News:Leading Post-Acute EMR Provider HealthWyse Names Bob Anders as VP Product and Kelley Chapman VP Engineering 2Health News:Leading Post-Acute EMR Provider HealthWyse Names Bob Anders as VP Product and Kelley Chapman VP Engineering 3Health News:ACO Coalition Meeting to Feature Leapfrog’s Leah Binder 2Health News:ACO Coalition Meeting to Feature Leapfrog’s Leah Binder 3
... to reduce risk , , SUNDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) ... homes through foundation cracks, causes 100 times more deaths ... Agency. , To heighten awareness of that potential danger, ... Month. , Radon is the second leading cause of ...
... particular family of diseases are passed down from mother to ... the disease differing widely. The research, funded by the Wellcome ... risk of developing a mitochondrial disease which can cause muscle ... and animal cells contain many mitochondria, which are involved in ...
... ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Jan. 26 The American,Society ... of leaders in the field of cosmetic and ... filed by Public Citizen with the,U.S. Food and ... supports the current labeling of all Botox(R) products,for ...
... CHICAGO, Jan. 25 Continuing its efforts to,educate, ... PATIENT, a,not-for-profit patient-focused organization, is hosting its 25-minute live,call-in ... air on Monday, January 28, at 6:00 PM on ... discussion on how to make the,most out of your ...
... Better Enjoy Her Time with,Friends and Family, SACRAMENTO, ... moved into a senior citizen center to enjoy the ... made it,increasingly difficult for her to go to the ... a power wheelchair donated by The SCOOTER Store,Mrs. Pittman ...
... WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:,WLP) announced today that senior management ... on January 30, 2008. The presentation is,expected to ... All interested parties are invited to listen to ... and selecting the "Investor,Info" link. Following the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Radon Gas More Deadly Than Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 2Health News:Mitochondrial 'bottleneck' cracked 2Health News:American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Supports Current Labeling of Allergan's Botox(R) Products 2Health News:Making the Most Out of Your Doctor's Visit 2Health News:Disabled Sacramento Woman, 110, Receives Power Wheelchair Donation from The SCOOTER Store 2Health News:WellPoint Announces Appearance at Upcoming Conference 2
(Date:9/2/2015)... DUBLIN , Sept. 2, 2015  Research ... addition of the "An Introduction to the ... 2015)" conference to their offering. ... the European medical device legislation. It will explain ... involvement of Notified Bodies, how to choose one ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6x789c/new_eu ) has ... Legislation (London, UK - November 16-17, 2015)" conference ... EU modules concerning Pharmacovigilance are a major departure in ... Europe . The intention of the course ... examine how they overlap and fit together and what ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... , Sep. 02, 2015 ... announced the addition of Jain PharmaBiotech,s new report ... Companies" to their offering. This ... clinical specialty, aimed at improving patient care by ... adjust the dose of drugs for improving outcome. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Technologies, Markets, and Companies Report 2015 - Updated 2015 Analysis with Forecasts to 2024 2
XL Cervical Curette comes with a bayonet design and satin black handles having instrument length 9.5" (24 cm), working distance4.1" (10.4 cm) and handle width 0.6" (1.5 cm)....
Bone Curette, 170 mm...
Bone Curette, 145 mm...
Endocrette Endocervical Curette is a stainless-steel curette with closed blade....
Medicine Products: