The Foundation for Assisting Poor People of Lao PDR has donated relief aid packages worth 20 million kip (almost US$2,500) to help poor people living in remote areas of Xieng Khuang Province.
The handover ceremony was held in Vientiane Capital on Dec 29 between the President of the Foundation for Assisting Poor People of Lao PDR, Monk Phongsavanh Anousinh, and Minister to Prime Minister’s Office Mrs Souvanpheng Boupha.
The aid packages included 300 blankets and towels and 1,000 notebooks that were donated by charitable people, business units, and the private sector.
The donated items will be given to poor people and victims in Xaysomboun Province and the districts of Nonghet and Thatthom in Xieng Khuang Province during Minister to the Prime Minister’s Office Mrs Souvanpheng’s working visit with local people during the New Year’s celebration.
Source: Lao News Agency