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Nearly 1 million children benefit from school feeding project

This is also news from China. A school feeding program has spent 280 million yuan ($40.4 million) over the past 10 years, benefiting 9.36 million Chinese children from poor areas. The foundation was launched by the China Poverty Alleviation Foundation at the end of 2008 to help children in poor rural areas complete the protein intake necessary for daily life.

The foundation denoted it provided nearly 51 million daily supplements for students and established standardized canteens and dining rooms in rural schools. School feeding projects currently cover 14 provincial levels in Yunnan, Guizhou, Sichuan and Xinjiang.Steel Tube Manufacturers

In the past 10 years, the project has raised about 310 million yuan in donations, 70% of which are public donations. The Foundation says the project also spent more than 32 million yuan at the end of June 2018 to help children in other countries, including Cambodia and Ghana.