The miracle of love starts here

"I started on the Tzu Chi path in 1966. At first, I thought I was there to collect coins. But then I realized - I was collecting love."

Bamboo Grandma Joyce 

How It All Began

Discover the story of how Tzu Chi began

"Grandma says people want to help but sometimes they don't think they can. She says it's easy. All you have to do is follow your heart!"

Bamboo Grandson Dayson

Create a Bamboo Bank!

Make your love count by joining Giving Tuesday with our Love Saves movement. Grandson Dayson Bamboo Bank will tell you how.

With love and perseverance, Tzu Chi Honduras made the “Great Love Village” in Choluteca, Honduras a reality

CHARITY

Bamboo Bank

to help reduce
hunger and poverty

 

$3/day for a year means 2 families receive the help they need after a natural disaster.

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

For Children in Pedernales

We will do anything for our children, but after a disaster, providing for their needs can be difficult. Parents in Pedernales were truly appreciative of the beds they received.

Let's Be Their Hope

The mass Ebola outbreak in 2014 reportedly claimed 11,000 lives in Sierra Leone. In 2016, those who survived are still struggling to recover. We are their hope.

"I heard a large boom … and my father’s disabled … so I feared that he’d fallen … and I look up and the whole porch was engulfed in flames"

Sheila Worthington 
Blue Cut Fire aid recipient

CHARITY

Bamboo Bank

to help reduce
hunger and poverty

Love Goes a Long Way

On September 1st, 2015, Tzu Chi began a mission in Honduras that would change the lives of a community forever.

Helping Hands in France

It was in the Spring of 2016 that a flood rushed through the region of Centre, France, and caused alarming damage.

Love Saves in Sierra Leone

Find out about our many aid distributions in Sierra Leone

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

 
 

$3/day for a year means 2 families receive the help they need after a natural disaster.

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

Disaster Relief in Haiti

Haiti needs our help.

2016 Love Saves Charity Concerts

Our 2016 Love Saves charity concert series reached across the USA - from California, to New Jersey, Maryland, Illinois, Texas, and New York.

CHARITY

Bamboo Bank

to help reduce
hunger and poverty

$1/day for a year can provide weekly food packs for 15 underprivileged children.

 
 

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

$3/day for a year means 2 families receive the help they need after a natural disaster.

Disaster Relief 

With our love and care, even those in trying circumstances such as this can find comfort and hope in the midst of chaos.

Healthcare

Sight is of primary importance in life, but it’s easy to take this dominant sense for granted.

HEALTHCARE

Bamboo Bank

to support good health
for all

$1/day for a year means 1 underprivileged person receives a pair of much-needed glasses.

"I remember driving home with the rearview mirror in the car pointing right back at my face so I can see that lovely smile the whole way home."

Gary Metzger
Dental Mobile care recipient

 

CHARITY

Bamboo Bank

to help reduce
hunger and poverty

Reduce Hunger

Did you know that millions of Americans are affected by hunger?

Disaster Relief in Haiti

Please keep the people of Haiti in your hearts as they confront the wreckage before them, and persevere through all that may still lay ahead.

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

 
 

CHARITY

Bamboo Bank

to help reduce
hunger and poverty

$1/day for a year can provide weekly food packs for 15 underprivileged children.

Charity

With love as our motivation, we have the power to create that better world we all seek.

"Extra uniforms are a lot of help."

Raveonne Allen
Parent of Uniform Recipient

STUDENT

Bamboo Bank

to assist children and youth

$3/day for a year can assist college-bound youth with scholarship.

Students

We provide character education, because a well-rounded curriculum should pay attention to the development of values too.

Disaster Relief

For survivors of California’s Clayton Fire and other such disasters, the past is lost forever.

DISASTER RELIEF

Bamboo Bank

to give direct aid

 

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