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Solidarity: Mota-Engil builds 18 flats in Madeira

14 April 2011 No Comment

Some of the families affected by the storms of February 20, 2010, in Madeira island, will receive help from Mota-Engil, through the construction of 18 flats for rehousing them, worth some 1.2 million euros. The announcement appeared in the local press, where the Regional Government has published a list of donations in money and goods delivered to more than fifty institutions, totalling 14 million euros. According to the published information, institutions such as Caritas Diocesana do Funchal and the Portuguese Red Cross received more help among other associations based in places affected by the storms, the town councils, the sport clubs, firefighting brigades, etc. Foodstuffs, cement bags, paint and other civil construction materials, household appliances, cars, temporary accommodation, architecture projects, mobile phones and exemption from payment of transportation cost for donations from mainland to the region are also other items mentioned in the list.