WHAT OFFICIALS HAVE TO SAY
Officials around the world thank humanitarian and Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, as well as the Scientology Volunteer Ministers, for the life-saving help they provide.
The Principal of the Janaswea Higher Secondary School in Nepal wrote after a Volunteer Minister seminar for the teachers of her school: “It’s my immense pleasure to provide a certificate to the Scientology Volunteer Ministers Nepal for their outstanding teaching awareness campaign regarding the Technology of Study Seminar. We strongly believe and work to do better in the classroom to make our students true citizens of the nation. It’s my pleasure to have such a program in this institution.”
The Principal of Nepal’s Shree Secondary School wrote this to the VMs for building classrooms after the earthquake: “We would like to express our gratitude to the Volunteer Ministers Nepal for their great support in construction of temporary classrooms for this school that collapsed due to the massive earthquake in Nepal.”
“THE MAMPURU ROYAL HOUSE WOULD LIKE TO THANK L. RON HUBBARD FOR THE VOLUNTEER MINISTERS PROGRAM AND FOR WHAT IT HAS DONE FOR OUR COMMUNITY AND OUR CAUSE.”
Volunteer Ministers in Colombia were acknowledged by the Inspector of the Rural Police of Santa Sofia for their work to protect the indigenous people of Leticia in the Amazon basin: “I want to express my thanks for your presence in the Amazon region, especially in this area of indigenous protection that needs solutions to drug addiction, alcoholism and many other problems. I want to say my own personal ‘Thank You’ for entrusting to me directly this group, one that will do anything to serve the people that need our services and our love.”
The Prince of the Mampuru Royal House in South Africa acknowledged L. Ron Hubbard as the source of the Volunteer Minister program: “The Mampuru Royal House would like to thank L. Ron Hubbard for the Volunteer Ministers program and for what it has done for our community and our cause. Through the technology of the Scientology Volunteer Ministers, our people have been provided the tools to uplift our communities. He has been crowned a king and his work truly warrants that recognition.”
DISASTER RESPONSE IN NEPAL, THE NUMBERS:
- Over 2,000,000 people helped
- 420,000 volunteer hours delivered by VMs
- Over 59,000 meals provided
- Over 7,000 people trained
- Over 7,500 Scientology assists provided
- Over 1,200 people provided medical assistance
- Over 900 tents distributed
- 124 cities and towns helped
TOOLS FOR LIFE
To contact a Volunteer Minister for one-on-one assistance, to schedule an on-site seminar, to view chapters of the Tools for Life film or sign up for an online course, visit www.volunteerministers.org. In addition to online and on-site training, anyone with a desire to help others, no matter their creed or faith, may enroll at any Church of Scientology for training as a Volunteer Minister.
Free Online Courses
Volunteer Ministers are on call at any time to respond to any disaster, natural or man-made, to help those in need. Donations help support the transport of VMs across the world, and provide the vital basic resources for the victims of disasters—food, water, tents and medical supplies.