Since July 17, many places in Henan have suffered extreme heavy rainfall, the water level of many rivers has continued to rise and appeared dangerous situations, many reservoirs have exceeded the flood limit, cities and many towns have been immersed in the flood, and many infrastructure has been destroyed, farmland has been flooded and houses have collapsed, causing heavy losses.
After the disaster, the Shell Foundation immediately donated 1 million yuan to the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation to purchase food and oil for the victims. Kezhaofang donated an additional 10 million yuan to the Red Cross Society of Henan Province for emergency relief and post-disaster recovery.
For service providers connected to shells, “Green Mutual Aid” has opened an emergency rescue channel. Members who have suffered losses of family property due to the disaster can apply for a one-time rescue grant of 2,000 yuan.
At the same time, responding to the call of the government, Shell Initiative:
1. The new brokerage brand stores provide the public with help from rain and water, so that the public can avoid the disaster nearby;
2. New brokerage stores, brokers and Shell City partners deliver vegetables, water and other necessary materials for the elderly and residents with mobility difficulties in the community on the premise of ensuring their own safety;
3. Brokers will assist local government agencies, neighborhood committees and communities to participate in post-disaster reconstruction within their capacity, and Shell will provide them with special funding and targeted support.