8 Year Old Helps Civil Defense Buy Helicopter

An eight-year old Lebanese boy, eager to help Lebanon's Civil Defense Department battle forest fires,sold fresh lemonade to passersby in Ajaltoun, raising the amount of $150.

An Nahar daily said Tuesday that Rayan Chamoun stood at Mar Zakhia square in

Ajaltoun, carrying a placard that read:"They need helicopters and trucks.
Help them protect our forests."He raised the amount of $150after calling for more than two hours on people to buy fresh lemonade from him to donate the money to the Civil Defense Department.

An Nahar said that the boy will make his donation in theform of check to the
Department's Director General Darwish Hobeika.Rayan had made a similar initiative
to help the Lebanese army in its battle against Fatah al Islam militants at the
Palestinian refugee camp of Nahr al-Bared last year.


Can't find what you're looking for? Try Google Search!

Follow by Email

Related Posts with Thumbnails

My Blog List

  • Resist the Rogue - A mad man is in our midst. Those who think that this rhetoric will die down must realize that logic does not apply to this. We will keep up the heat. Our d...
  • Pahela Falgun Bangla Sms - চমকিবে ফাগুনের পবনে, পশিবে আকাশবানী শ্রবনে চিত্ত আকুল হবে অনুক্ষণ ...অকারণ... ♥ ♥ সহি কি করে সখি রে ~~ সখি রে ~~ বল না তারে ~~ ~~~~~~~~ ফাগুনের শুভেচ্ছা সবাই...