Luzhou Church and Amity set up joint fund for the needy

Mr. Qiu Zhonghui and Reverent Liao signing the cooperation agreement

On the morning of January 27, 2018, the Amity Foundation and the Luzhou Christian Church in Sichuan announced a future cooperation to help people in need through a common charity fund. The signing ceremony for the fund named 'Amity Rose Charity Fund' was held in the Luzhou Christian Church. Mr. Qiu Zhonghui and Luzhou church leader Reverent Liao Xiaoqin signed the cooperation agreement.

Amity Rose Charity Fund is a special fund for Christian social services set up by the Luzhou Church and the Amity Foundation. The purpose of the fund is to promote the development of social services in Christian churches in the region, promote a progressive role of Christian churches in socioeconomic development and a harmonious development of the Church and the society.

By establishing the fund, the two signing actors agreed to cooperate and provide social services, poverty relief, orphans support, disaster prevention and relief, health and other aspects. The ceremony was attended by local party and government officials as well as various Christian local leaders.

Thereafter, the Amity Rose Charity Fund's management committee consisting of 19 people held its first meeting. Mr. Zhuo Xinping, Director of the Institute of World Religions of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and Mr. Qiu Zhonghui, General Secretary of Amity Foundation, were elected as consultants of the fund.

The ceremony for the newly established Amity Rose Charity Fund took place in the Luzhou Church