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16 Jun 2008 description

(Extract)

China

The death toll from the May 12 earthquake centered in Sichuan Province stands at more than 69,000. Continuous aftershocks and geologic change have been threatening survivors and aid workers.

CWS supported the immediate efforts of partner the Amity Foundation as it distributed quilts to 10,000 families, plastic sheeting to 20,000 families, and food (33 pounds of rice per person, instant noodles, and sausage) and water to 20,000 individuals.