DA NANG (VNS)— Japanese Cecile company has donated US$42,500 to provide two years' worth of free meals for poor patients at the Da Nang Cancer Hospital.
The donation will help fund between 100 to 200 rations of food at the hospital's charity kitchen each day, said Deputy chairwoman of the Da Nang Association to Support Poor and Disadvantaged Women and Children Nguyen Thi Van Lan.
The company representative director Masataka Ueda also presented gifts to 40 in-patients during a visit on Tuesday.
The hospital, which was inaugurated last month, has received VND600 billion ($28.6 million) from foreign and domestic donors. — VNS