Pattaya donated more than 70,000 baht in relief supplies to hard-hit flood victims in Prachantakham and Prachinburi provinces.
Deputy Mayor Wutisak Rermkitkarn announced the results of a city-wide five-day fundraising effort Oct. 14 at the Department of Social Development. He said donation boxes placed around the city collected 71,280 baht. Additional donations of food, water and medicine were also accepted.
Volunteers and city workers packed up the supplies for shipment to the eastern provinces Oct. 16.
Deputy Mayor Wutisak Rermkitkarn (2nd left) receives the donations from Praichit Jetpai (center), President of the YWCA Bangkok- Pattaya Chapter as other important officials look on.