Butuo County in Daliang Mountain is located remotely, with a cold climate in winter, and the villagers are living in a tough environment. The local project staff of HUMANA PEOPLE TO PEOPLE distributed the clothes collected by the caring employees of Atlas Copco (China) Investment Co., Ltd. from Shenyang, Liuzhou, Kunshan, Nanjing, Shanghai, Liaocheng, Xi'an, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Xuanhua, Qingdao, Dalian, Wuxi, Taiwan, Tianjin, and Chengdu to the villagers in Heimenzi Village of Buer Township, Gaguo Village of Tuojue Town, Bori Village of Huolie Township, and Nianyan Village of Weizhiluo Township in Butuo County to continue this love activity, warming the people in the mountains year after year.
The staff of HUMANA PEOPLE TO PEOPLE Project (HPP Project) classified the clothes before distribution, communicated and coordinated with the villager committees of villages in advance, and has done a good job of organization on the day of distribution to ensure that the distribution can be carried out in a good order and villagers can get the clothes that fit them.
The project staff distributing the clothes in Heimenzi Village
The project staff distributing the clothes in Bori Village
A granny of Yi ethnic group got a quilt and thanked us in Yi language. It was learned that this granny lived alone for many years after the death of her husband, was poor, and relied on the help of neighbors to get by in daily life. She had only one quit in home that was not enough to withstand the cold of the winter in Butuo. Now the project team sent cotton clothes and a quilt, so she was very happy and grateful.
Granny of Yi ethnic group receiving a quilt
The first batch of 83 pieces of caring clothes in total were distributed to 180 villagers in Gaguo Village and Heimenzi Village on November 29 and 30, 2017; the second batch of 6 pieces of caring clothes in total were distributed to 27 villagers in Bori Village on December 26, 2018; the third batch of 8 pieces of caring clothes in total were distributed to 70 villagers in Nianyan Village on January 17, 2018.
Children receiving clothes
The employees of Atlas Copco have donated money and supplies to the villagers in Butuo County for two years. Their love action once again demonstrated their strong sense of social responsibility and positive action on the road to public welfare. Owing to the silent support of more than 4,000 anonymous employees of Atlas Copco, the life and awareness of the villagers in the project areas have been improved and increased step by step.
About the Project:
In 2017, Atlas Copco (China) Investment Co., Ltd. implemented the Liangshan Butuo Community Capacity Development Project through funding Chengdu HUMANA PEOPLE TO PEOPLE Information Consulting Co., Ltd. by Yunnan Overseas Chinese Charity Foundation. The project is aimed to address water, health and sanitation issues together with the community, and focus on community capacity building and health knowledge publicity, as well as publicity on family nutrition knowledge.
The project is funded by Atlas Copco (China) Investment Co., Ltd., and implemented jointly by Chengdu HUMANA PEOPLE TO PEOPLE Information Consulting Co., Ltd. and Butuo County Women's Federation under the commission by Yunnan Overseas Chinese Charity Foundation.
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