PGMA receives $200,000 donation from Korean-based NGO
Manila (9 September) -- President Gloria-Macapagal Arroyo received from the Good People International of Seoul, Korea, an international NGO group, a certificate of donation for $200,000 worth of goods for typhoon Ondoy's victims.
The President thanked the group, headed by Senior Pastor Yong Hoon Lee of the Yoido Full Gospel Church, under the Good People International.
"You are good people indeed," the President told them in a brief photo session that followed the donation.
The group was accompanied by Capas Mayor Reynaldo Catacutan of Tarlac province, where the group has a lot of projects.
Good People International is a Seoul, Korea-based international NGO providing humanitarian assistance to the suffering neighbors in the world, particularly in Africa, North Korea, Middle East and Asia enjoying special consultative status with the United Nations ECOSOC. (PIA) [top]