The ELCA sent $50,000 to help partner churches and agencies assist survivors of an April 14 earthquake in Yushu, China.
Y. Franklin Ishida, director for the Asia-Pacific Continental Desk, ELCA Global Mission, said the Sichuan council gave financial assistance to the ELCA for Midwest flood relief and has contributed funds to Taiwan in response to floods there.
To give: ELCA International Disaster Response, P.O. Box 71764, Chicago, IL 60694-1764; 800-638-3522.
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