Relief for people affected by the Taiwan earthquake

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On 6 February, ten minutes before midnight, an earthquake of magnitude 6.4 on the magnitude scale struck Hualien, Taiwan. The earthquake killed at least 17 people and injured 285. Hundreds have been evacuated from their homes and far more than 100 aftershocks have been reported.

Luzhou Church and Amity set up joint fund for the needy

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The Amity Foundation and the Luzhou Church in Sichuan announced a future cooperation to help people in need through a common charity fund on January 27, 2018. The signing ceremony for the fund named 'Amity Rose Charity Fund' was held in the Luzhou Christian Church.

Winter Conference of Amity's international exchange programs

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From 20 to 26 January, the Amity Foundation held its annual Winter Conference for overseas volunteers, long-term teachers and its Chinese partner organizations in Fujian Province. The purpose is to exchange best-practices, volunteering and work experience.