Over the last week heavy and enduring rainfalls and storms caused severe flooding and related disaster to 11 provinces in southern and eastern China. Amity provides immediate relief to the people who are affected by these disasters.
On June 13, the China Charity Federation (CCF) announced to establish a disaster relief committee to enhance cooperation and efficiency among relevant actors of the third sector in case of natural disasters. Mr. Qiu Zhonghui was elected as the chairman of the committee that currently has 53 individual and institutional members.
The 2016 Youth Festival invites young people from 12 to 25 years to St. John’s Cathedral in Hong Kong to join various activities and to educate, empower and raise awareness of HIV/AIDS on 2 July 2016. Amity will participate and run a booth to inform about AIDS/HIV projects in Mainland China.
On June 1, the world is celebrating the International Children’s Day. The day is designated to the material and psychological well-being of children. Amity supports underprivileged children in various ways and raises awareness for their situation.
On May 20, Samuel Azariah, the moderator of the Church of Pakistan and Diocesan Bishop of Raiwind visited the Amity Foundation. Both sides emphasized their commitment to cooperation and social development.