An earthquake struck the city of Tainan, Taiwan at dawn on February 6th.

Since then, over 1,858 Tzu Chi volunteers went into action. They provided hot meals to 4,518 people. 704 blankets, 34 foldable beads, 64 scarves, 72 emergency kits, and 5 rocket oven stoves were also distributed. Direct financial aid was offered to 97 families and 62 injured survivors. In total, $92,273 USD were distributed to help those in need.

Learn more about Tzu Chi’s disaster relief efforts in Taiwan.


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