PHILIPSBURG:— The St. Maarten Tzu Chi foundation paid homage to mothers, highlighted the work of the foundation worldwide and celebrated the birth of Buddha at its annual three-in-one Mother’s Day, Buddha Day and Tzu Chi Anniversary event held recently at the foundation’s office on L.B. Scott Road.
During the event, Tzu Chi also took the opportunity to donate packages which included “Love Rice” donated by Tzu Chi’s headquarters in Taiwan; cereal and macaroni to 175 families.
As is customary, the feet of mothers were washed ceremoniously during the during the event. Tzu Chi’s