200 wheelchairs presented to disabled in Hai Duong Province

PANO – The Hai Duong Red Cross handed over 200 wheelchairs at a cost of VND 344 million, funded by the Lawrence S.Ting Community Support Fund, to people with disabilities and adversity in the province on June 7th.

(for illustration only. Photo: VNA)(for illustration only. Photo: VNA)

Over the past year, the fund has given the Gia Loc High School two computing room with 48 computers, laptops, projectors and a set of microscope. Moreover, through the Hai Duong Study Encouragement Association, the fund has presented VND 220 million to poor students and children who had overcome great difficulties in remote and mountainous areas.

By 2013, the fund has sponsored Hai Duong Province more than VND 820 million via the provincial associations.

Translated by Ha Thanh