Support facilitates quick, on-the-ground aid delivery that helps save lives matching employee contributions leverages grants
Hong Kong -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/22/2014 -- Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation humanitarian aid efforts for both the China and Myanmar floods have received the generous support from several corporations among Focus Capital Partners was a top giver. Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation emergency response experts stress the value of early and generous contributions such as these, which help the agency mount quick, responsive relief efforts.
“Corporate giving provides a level of flexibility and immediacy that is extremely helpful in the early days of emergency response efforts – especially for the scale we’re seeing with both China and Myanmar,” notes Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation VP of Resource Development Paul Ling. “We can find creative and effective solutions right away and that helps save lives.”
Focus Capital Partners Help Foundations’ work in China has received a $250,000 donation from an independent law firm, which they matched dollar for dollar by individual donations to the Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation up to a total of $250,000. In less than 24 hours, the total funds raised were $500,000 – doubling the impact of giving.
The agency is maximizing its effectiveness by working with long-time local partner organization. In addition to providing lifesaving emergency relief supplies, Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation staff on the ground are laying plans for recovery projects such as rebuilding livelihoods, constructing temporary schools and a psychosocial program called “comfort for kids” that help youth cope with trauma and loss.
Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation’ work in Myanmar is led by the Executive Director who is joined by three top emergency response experts who are all members of the agency’s Emergency Response team.
Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation is currently accepting donations for humanitarian assistance to floods survivors. Distribution of donations will be monitored by Focus Capital Partners Help Foundation and reputable local partner organizations.
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