Sichuan Earthquake Support

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Everyone will have seen the news coming out of China about the terrible earthquake in Sichuan.

Well done to Shanghaiist for taking the initiative to post about how to support the aid effort. The post (h/t China Law Blog) is reproduced below, and can be linked to from here.

    “Red Cross Society of China now calling for donations for Sichuan earthquake
    By Sue Anne Tay

    For those who are looking to contribute to current aid efforts underway, you can now donate money to the Red Cross Society of China which has formed a disaster relief working group to be dispatched to the earthquake-stricken Wenchuan County in Sichuan.

    They have also published an emergency relief hotline, along with bank account information to receive donations to assist their cause:

    Account name: Red Cross Society of China
    开户单位:中国红十字会总会

    For those who want to donate in RMB: you can send money to the RMB account at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China branch below:
    人民币开户行: 中国工商银行 北京分行东四南支行
    人民币账号: 0200001009014413252

    For those who want to donate in foreign currency, you can send money to the foreign currency account at the CITIC Bank branch below:
    外币开户行:中信银行酒仙桥支行
    外币账号: 7112111482600000209

    Hotline: (8610) 65139999
    Online donations: Red Cross Society of China website: www.redcross.org.cn
    Click the tab for online donations

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Update: Mother Bridge of Love, a charity we support is also raising money for the victims. Donations can be made online at: http://www.justgiving.com/rbsjames. Updates can be found at http://sichuanearthquake.org.uk.

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