Handi-Care Intl.

A CANADIAN REGISTERED CHARITY DEDICATED TO HELPING THE NEEDY

Tel: 416 913 6555 E-mail: hci@rogers.com Website: www.handicareintl.org

E - Newsletter 33: December 29, 2004

URGENT!! DISASTER RELIEF!!

 

 

 

 

Handi-Care has is colleting funds for the disaster relief work in Nagapattinam, Cuddalore and Pondichery areas.  

 

HCI has been contacted by AIM for Seva at Coimbatore, India and by LEAD (a reputable NGO) at Chennai. Coimbatore branch of AIM has already dispatched relief workers including doctors, nurses, volunteers and all immediate relief supplies and are requesting HCI to raise funds immediately for the relief.

 

Provided below is a list of items in a kit, sent for relief by LEAD as immediate relief.

 

                                                                          Items

Unit Cost(Rs.)

Bed Sheets

100

Dress for Children

300

Sarees - 2

300

Mat

100

Waterpots

100

Rice, 50kg

700

Dhall, 5 kg

150

Cooking Oil, 1/2kg

30

Salt & Condiments

30

Other Items

 

Feeding bottles for children

15

Match box

5

Chimney lamp

10

Candles

10

Sanitary napkins for women

25

Headache balm

20

Pet bottles for water

35

Medicine for wounds and cuts

25

Baby feeder (Paladai)

20

Coconut oil, Comb

45

Blade

5

Dettol

20

 

 

Cost Per Unit

Rs. 2100 or $65

Total Units Required

1000

Total Cost

Rs. 2,100,000

Or $65,000

How can you participate? All donations are entitled to a tax receipt. 100% of your donations will reach the relief centre in India.

 

 

  1. Any amount of donation is welcome and will be sent in full to the relief centre in India.

 

  1. You may wish to sponsor a few of the kits at $65 a piece.

 

Please send a cheque to:

Handi-Care Intl.

58 Hillfarm Dr., Scarborough

ON, M1V 3J9

 

Your support is much appreciated !

 

From:

The Board an volunteer members of HCI.