Bac Ninh launches Fun for the Poor in 2020

23/10/2020 08:58 Số lượt xem: 56

(BNP) - In the morning of October 21st, Provincial Fatherland Front held a ceremony to launch “Fund for the poor” in 2020 and the central provinces affected by storms and floods.

Provincial leaders support the Fund for the poor and the central provinces damaged by storms and floods.

During two years of 2019 and 2020, the fund was used to build and repair 466 houses for poor households with total value of more than VND 31 billion. In addition, the Fund "For the Poor" at all levels provided support for poor households affected by the Covid-19 epidemic in medical examination and treatment or poor students to overcome difficulties; gifts to poor households in Tet holidays..., thereby helping poor households overcome difficulties and stabilize their lives.

At the launching ceremony, leader of the Provincial Fatherland Front called on all levels, branches, agencies, mass organizations, enterprises, all the people in the province as well as overseas Bac Ninh people to actively support the Fund "For the Poor" and people in the Central provinces affected by storms and floods (at least 1 day's salary per person). Besides the support by their employees, entrepreneurs were encouraged to contribute to the Fund from their own business revenue.

Immediately after the launching ceremony, leaders of the province and participants donated for the Fund and central provinces affected by the flood with total value of nearly VND 200 million.