February 15/2021 (Walta) Samaritan’s Purse, a humanitarian organization, has donated 30 million birr worth of nutritious foods to help people in the Tigray region.
The food consignment, which amounts to 310 quintals, has arrived at Mekele Alula Abanega Airport today transported from Samaritan’s Purse head office in North Carolina, Boone city by its cargo airplane.
The food items are going to be distributed to children, pregnant and lactant women.
Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Tigray region Intern Administration, Abebe Gebrehiwot, and cabinet members of the administration have received the donation.
As reported by ENA, Samaritan’s Purse is a humanitarian organization that provides aid to vulnerable people across the globe.
Ministry of Peace has been coordinating extensive humanitarian and rehabilitation activities in the Tigray region in collaboration with more than 26 international organizations, it was learned.