On 30 September 2009, a massive earthquake measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale struck West Sumatra province of Padang, Indonesia. The earthquake caused the collapse of thousands of buildings and a heavy downpour which caused massive landslides within the Padang and Pariaman districts.
Community & Volunteers
The CD Lionhearter's maiden mission - Indonesia (Padang)
Six SP-CD Lionhearters embarked on their maiden humanitarian mission to earthquake-hit city of Padang in Indonesia to assist Mercy Relief in the distribution of relief aids such as food, water and medical supplies to the earthquake victims. Temporary tentages were also set up for a collapsed school building.