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EcuaThai the Ecuadorians in Thailand in collaboration with Skål Thailand joins forces to collect donations to help Ecuadorians during these difficult times.

On April 16 2016 at 18:58 local, an earthquake of 7.8 magnitude hits Ecuador with more than 444 replicas on the coast. The quake affected six provinces. The damage is enormous, more than 6 million people have been affected in one way or another, more than 30.000 people have lost everything, so far have registered more than 600 people dead.

With the support of Skal Krabi and Skal Phuket, All the money collected is send to Quito, the capital of Ecuador. Where Doctor Jorge De la Torre with his wife Elisabeth Koch (Swiss – Ecuadorian) will coordinate with “Skal Ecuador” and the association “Un techo para mi pais” for the distribution of the donations.

Also the Association are hosting a large 3 days fundraising event June 16, 17 and 18, 2016.

 “Ecuador Solidarity Fundraiser” event will be held at the Siam Society and at Home BKK on http://ecuathai.org/fundraising-ecuador-earthquake-2016/ 

EcuaThai and the people of Ecuador are grateful for the generosity of Skal Members in Thailand and friends.