BEIJING, Oct 19. (China Space News) — Three teams of volunteers have tirelessly helped to pull people out of poverty in Shaanxi and Hebei provinces.
The Alleviation Office of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) organized the young volunteers.
More than 100 volunteers from different CASC units started their poverty alleviation work on October 14, three days before China's second National Poverty Relief Day.
Their work was centered in Taibai County and Yang County of Shaanxi Province, and Laiyuan County of Hebei Province.
In addition to offering relief goods and carrying out popular science education, the volunteers contacted local companies to find jobs for the poor.