Where to volunteer for earthquake response
Where to volunteer for earthquake
Volunteers wanting to help in the
Christchurch earthquake response are asked to register their
• on TradeMe at http://www.trademe.co.nz/christchurch-earthquake-support
• through the University of Canterbury Student
Volunteer Army at www.sva.org.nz or www.facebook.com/StudentVolunteerArmy
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