DALLAS — Rug producer Feizy Rugs has partnered with the Akshaya Patra Basis to donate greater than $150,000 towards India’s COVID-19 reduction efforts.
Because the nation faces a devastating second wave of instances, these funds will commit greater than 56,000 meals to the folks of India and assist present hospitals with correct medical tools to help within the battle towards COVID-19.
“We, at Feizy, consider in caring for the communities during which we dwell and work,” mentioned John Feizy, founder and CEO of Feizy Rugs. “With over 48 years of enterprise in India, we’ve seen the horrible affect COVID-19 has made on meals and hospital insecurity. That’s why we’re selecting The Akshaya Patra Basis to assist present reduction to India’s most weak communities.”
With the assistance of The Akshaya Patra Basis, Feizy will present 1,350 households with 56,700 dry ration meals for 21 days. As of June 1, the primary spherical of dry meals, totaling 2,250, had been efficiently delivered and distributed within the village of Chhanaura in Bhadohi, India.
To assist mitigate the unfold of COVID-19, many companies have been compelled to shutter their doorways, inflicting unprecedented meals shortages. The dry ration meals might be primarily distributed to the deprived areas the place a lot of the textile-producing group resides.
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