Information on charity assistance to Typhoon Morakot victims in Taiwan (from TECRO forwarded by Charles Liu):
Typhoon Morakot Aid Fund Established
Typhoon Morakot, which hit Taiwan on August 8th, was the worst natural disaster to hit the island in over 50 years. With the support of the international community the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) hopes to increase the speed and effectiveness of rescue and aid efforts.
The ROC government has set up an account to accept donations from overseas. The account information is as follows:
Mega International Commercial Bank
title：Ministry of the Interior Donation Account
The Ministry of Interior Affairs will receive the donations and allocate them to rescue and relief work. If you need further information, please contact Mr. James Wei at (212)317-7304, or via email at [email protected].