Nedim Sezgin, President of the Hasene Social Assistance Association of America, stated that they delivered the food packages they prepared with the contributions of the benefactors in the USA to the earthquake victims in Haiti and that the people of the region needed all kinds of food and hygiene materials.
Noting that they personally distributed the food packages they brought to the villages in Haiti through their local members, Sezgin said about the conditions in the country, “This place seems to live 100 years before our time. I call on all benefactors to help these people in need.” said.
The officials of the aid organization, who offered the chocolates they brought to the children of the earthquake victims, stated that they adopted the principle of running to everyone’s aid without discrimination when it comes to those in need.
More than 2,200 people died, thousands were injured, and 100 thousands were left homeless in the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti’s Saint-Jean-du-Sud region on August 14.
The Prime Minister of Haiti, Ariel Henry, declared a one-month state of emergency in the country.
Turkey, which was not indifferent to the situation of the Haitian people, sent aid packages prepared by the Ministry of Interior Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) to the region by military cargo plane.
. (HAS) is published on the Anadolu Agency website, in summary. ..