Vakatasi Foundation handed over assistance to MORDI Tonga.
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa ,20/06/2018
An organization from America known as the Vakatasi Foundation provided assistance yesterday to MORDI Tonga aiming to repair houses that were badly damaged from Cyclone Gita.
The coordinator of the Vakatasi Foundation in Tonga – Neomai Pohiva says, they are delighted to provide assistance especially at this time.
“So it was decided up after Cyclone Gita – they decided to fundraise to bring plywood for the houses and the roof here obviously because of the damage that has been done to the houses here in Tonga – and so, the assistance are for the houses that have been torn apart,”
She says this assistance will benefit families in Tongatapu and ‘Eua.
A container loaded with building supplies such as timbers and other building materials was shipped to Tonga from the States.
Representatives from the Vakatasi Foundation are in Tonga to offer help.
Attending the program to mark the assistance was Lord Vaea and other invited guests.
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