Press Release May 27, 2021
Lotus Light Prepares to Restart with Expanded Services to Help Those in Need
With the continue declining of COVID-19 case counts and the increasing vaccination rate in communities across BC, the Government of British Columbia has announced a four-step restart plan to bring back to normal life in early September and gradually end the more than one year long special Emergency Health Restrictions. Provincial Health Officer (PHO) recommend people should still need to take precautions, to wear masks in public indoor settings, engage in careful social contact, stay home and get tested immediately If you or anyone in your family feels sick. Lotus Light Charity Society (Vancouver) is collaborating with regional Red Cross branches, and other organizations to distribute personal protection materials to non-profit organizations and charities across Canada.
As the province is slowly reopening to the normal life, the charity also starts to prepare for reopening with expanded services to help those in need. the charity kitchen has expanded the scope of food distribution, providing more than 200 lunch boxes to disadvantaged seniors living in low-income social housing in downtown eastside Vancouver community. The Charity Emergency Soup Kitchen set up during the peak of the Covid-19 Pandemic has provided more than 10,000 hot meals to vulnerable populations in the communities. The charity also prepares to restart other cultural services and charity programs such as ESL conversation class for the new immigration seniors, and recruiting summer jobs student to provide training for the youth.
LLCS Covid-19 Community Caring Drive will continue partnering with generous corporates, food warehouses, local food assistance groups, food distribution hubs to distribute much needed food as well as personal protection equipment to help people in need in our community. For more information on various Lotus Light’s charity programs, please contact us by email:firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 604-685-5548, or visit lotus light website: http://vllcs.org. Lotus Light Charity Society registered number: BN 14110-4893-RR0001.