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Shelterbox, Rotary first partners of CWC charitable foundation

Thursday 28 September 2017 | 13:57 CET | News
Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced that ShelterBox and Rotary International are the first two partners to have joined its newly-formed charitable foundation to execute immediate relief and recovery activities in the countries affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. The new partners will use the foundation's funding to continue and accelerate efforts to improve conditions on the ground in impacted territories.

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