Red Cross Society of China Yuyao Branch held the Third Session of the Fifth Council Meeting yesterday afternoon, hearing the work report of the Fifth Council last year, the donations accepted and used in 2016 and the internal leadership changes. Besides, Pan Yinhao, Vice Party Secretary and Mayor of the Yuyao City, was elected as the Honorary President of the Fifth Council of the Red Cross Society of China Yuyao Branch, while Wang Anjin, Vice Mayor of the Yuyao City, was elected as the Chairman.
In 2016, Red Cross Society of China Yuyao Branch played an innovative and pragmatic role in the organization development, rescue training, life care and extending humanitarian spirit. The donation accepted last year added up to 3.5834 million RMB, and 3.2664 million RMB were distributed to over 5,000 local people in need.
At the meeting, it was noted that the Red Cross Society of China Yuyao Branch shall well acknowledge the current situation, actively learn the newly revised “Law of the People's Republic of China on the Red Cross Society”, further strengthen the routine work of the Society, take efforts to explore for a new development of the Society, focus on key tasks to advertise for the Society’s responsibilities and first aid knowledge, actively improve services on humanitarian assistance and volunteer services, innovate mechanism for pragmatism, strengthen social supervision and work together for a better and orderly operation of the Red Cross course.