In its bid to help Liberians kick this deadly virus, Ebola out of Liberia, and save thousands of lives, Plan International Liberia Saturday, September 20, 2014 took truck load of preventive materials to the Liberian Government Hospital in Bomi County as its way of showing humanitarian concern to those affected with this disease.
The presentation of these preventive materials drew the attention of officials of the County including Superintendent Samuel Brown, the head of the County Health Team, Dr. Gabriel Gorbee Logan, the World Health Organization Technical Assistance to the County, Dr. Richard Luce, Ms. Frances Alesi, acting Head of UNMIL field office in the County, and Borma Q. Sando, Chairperson of the Bomi County Civil Society Organization who questioned his fellow citizens of their constant denial of this deadly disease.
Items presented to the County Superintendent for onward presentation to the head of the County health team included 130 buckets with faucets, 15 gallon of chloride, 6 buckets of 45kg chlorine, 80 bottles of hand sanitizer, 15 barrels with faucets, 30 rubber buckets without faucets, 3 dozens tissue, 25 bottles of liquid washing soap, 150 pcs of t-shirt with 150 caps and awareness printing materials.
Speakers at the presentation praised the management team of Plan Liberia International for its contribution to the people of the County, and urged others to follow suit.
They also called on residents of the County to see the Ebola virus which has taken the lives of hundreds as real, and not to put up the posture as denial of this disease.
Few weeks ago, similar donation including vehicles were presented to the Liberian Government through the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.