Rose Charities has the privilege of being associated with some utterly amazing people. This blog is a celebration of some of those people, some of the things they do and the awards they have received.
Saturday, December 12, 2009
Sumiko Berat - Rose Charities France !
Born in Japan, Sumiko Berat (ne Yamaguchi) has lived in France most of her life, studying and later marrying in that country. Sumiko has been a wonderful supporter of Rose Charities for many years. In 2004 she was visiting Canada at the very time of the Asian Tsunami and so was able to used her multi-lingual skills to help with discussion plans on disaster relief between AMDA Canada and AMDA HQ in Okayama. Sumiko is Rose Charities main representative in France but makes regular visits to her original home in Japan.
Through innovative, self-sustaining projects and partnerships, Rose Charities supports communities to improve quality of life. We do this within a framework of volunteerism that places emphasis on results. By linking people and working together we all benefit. The Rose Charities international network of independent organizations are not-for-profit secular and non-political