Wahonos appeal for help in Indonesia 

Family business in quake-ravaged area badly damaged, thousands homeless

Local family ask for UNICEF donations to help displaced Indonesian children. Photo courtesy Associated Press
  • Local family ask for UNICEF donations to help displaced Indonesian children. Photo courtesy Associated Press

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“There is a desire to fulfill our commitment and to assist and in Whistler 2020 there is a desire to help emerging resort communities in developing countries, so I think it is there I just don’t think we have got our minds around how to go forward with it and when,” she said.

Most likely Whistler will provide help and guidance in development policies and procedures for effective governance. Nias Island, a surfer’s paradise in Indonesia, was chosen as a Whistler partner half way around the world with the help of Wahono. It also sustained damage in the March 2005 earthquake.

To donate go to www.unicef.ca.

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