AMONG the as-yet uncounted boxes carrying food and essential items donated in lieu of a ticket by attendees of Monday’s CyprusAid concert in Nicosia – organised and supported by unpaid volunteers – was an unsigned card.
“With boundless love. We are not scared of anyone. We will turn our country into paradise again,” said the message, read out to reporters in a busy distribution and collection point at the market in Nicosia’s old town yesterday.
Two full days after the CyprusAid concert on Monday, volunteers were still busy sorting out items donated by the 20,000 attendees. At the market yesterday, brown carton boxes written on with permanent markers described their contents: milk, pasta, diapers, pulses and water, among other items.Read More