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Actress Funds School for Rural Children
    2008-01-23 13:17:41     CRIENGLISH.com

Actress Ruby Lin poses at a party celebrating her ten-year career anniversary in Beijing on Tuesday, January 22, 2008. Lin donated 200,000 yuan on-site to build a school for rural children. [Photo: huash.com]

Taiwan actress Ruby Lin celebrated her ten-year career anniversary on Tuesday by funding a new school for rural children.

At a party in Beijing, which was held partially to celebrate her 32nd birthday this Sunday, Lin handed over a 200,000-yuan (US$27,627) check to the Chinese Red Cross Foundation, through which the money will be used to build an elementary school. The Red Cross runs a project assisting Chinese children in rural areas in obtaining an education.

Ruby Lin said she plans to contribute to building a school every year.

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