On September 5, China’s National Charity Day, the “Philanthropy Innovation Summit 2017” was held at the Suning headquarters in Nanjing. To boost philanthropic awareness the Amity Foundation teamed up with partners, organizing the Summit and participating in the Tencent 9/9 Charity Day.
The latest Amity Outlook features stories and news about developments of the Amity Foundation. Along with articles on autism, we also include a report on Amity’s efforts on internationalization as we extend our service to more needy people in Africa.
The Amity Foundation and BftW are searching for experts to evaluate Amity's Women Development Project in Gansu Province. The evaluation team should assess the impact and appropriateness of the project until 15 December 2017.
On August 8, 2017, in the evening, an earthquake struck Jiuzhaigou County, southwest of China’s Sichuan Province. The earthquake killed at least 20 people and injured 431. The Amity Foundation provides relief for people in the affected area.
In responds to the humanitarian crisis in Africa’s drought affected regions, the Amity Foundation has launched its so far largest humanitarian aid project in Africa. The commencement ceremony of the Living Water project was held in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on 20th July, 2017.