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Texans Planted Friendship Trees in Turkey
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At a ceremony organized by Raindrop Helping Hands, Texans planted friendship trees at Texas-Antalya Friendship Commemorative Forest in Turkey

After last year’s forest fire in the province of Antalya, Raindrop Helping Hands started a donation campaign in Texas. Helping Hands found out that the Ottoman Sultan the Aldulhamid II sent 300 golden coins when he was informed that there was a devastating fire in the U.S. back in 1894 and shared this information with the locals in Texas. Helping Hands’ initiative met with very good reception, resulting in 2,000 tree donation in total.
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TAWA and Make a Child Smile at Children's Medical Center

tawa_childrens_medical_center.jpgTurkish-American Women Association (TAWA) in Dallas made a contribution to Raindrop Helping Hands's "Make A Child Smile" project.

A total of $667.00 of donation collected by the leadership of TAWA has been delivered to Children's Medical Center in Dallas for Oncology Division.

Executives from Oncology Divison at Children's Medical Center expressed their gratitude to TAWA and Raindrop Helping Hands and said that they have been delivering the best care possible to children from all over North Texas. (April 15, 2009, Dallas, TX)

 

 
We express our deepest condolences to Pakistan people
pakistan_front.jpg Raindrop Helping Hands expresses its deepest condolences to the Pakistani people for the tragic loss of life and the devastation wrought by the earthquake on October 28. The earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 occured in the southwestern area of Pakistan and left 175 people dead and more than 10,000 people homeless. Our sympathy goes out to those families who have lost their loved ones. We stand by the victims and we support the government's good efforts to alleviate their sufferings and rebuild their livelihoods. (October 29, 2008, Houston, Texas)    
 
Raindrop Helping Hands aiding Ike victims

ike_32.jpgHoustonians need water and ice more than anything now... Many people still is without electricity... Clean potable water and ice for cooling the food are the essential supplies now. Today, Harris County announced 17 POD's (point of distribution) where people can get water, ice and some canned food.

We, as Raindrop Helping Hands, were at one of the biggest POD's, Harvest Time Church. Thanks to your contributions, we extended our hands as Turkish-American community to those in need. We delivered to the authorities one full truck-load of water and canned food. Our volunteers came from College Station area, all the way down to help.

Catastrophes can always be overcome hand in hand, helping each other and together. (September 16, 2008, Houston, TX)

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