Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation

Oct 03rd
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About Tzu Chi

About Tzu Chi Tzu Chi Foundation was established in 1966 by Venerable Dharma Master Cheng Yen on the poor east coast of Taiwan. Over the years, the foundation has been contributing to better social and community services, medical care, education and humanism in Taiwan and around the world. From the first 30 members, housewives who saved two cents from their grocery money each day to help the poor, the foundation has volunteers in 50 countries , with 502 offices worldwide.

Master Cheng Yen firmly believes that suffering in this world is caused not only by material deprivation but, more importantly, also by spiritual poverty.Read more...

Tzu Chi Missions

Tzu Chi MissionsIn 1966, Dharma Master Cheng Yen established the Tzu Chi Foundation in Hualien, ... Read more...

This is Tzu Chi

This is Tzu ChiWith offices in 47 countries, the Tzu Chi Foundation is one of the largest chari... Read more...

The Vow of Tzu Chi Commissioners

The Vow of Tzu Chi CommissionersEnlightened by Dharma Master Cheng Yen, the vow of Tzu Chi Commissioners is the ... Read more...

Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet

The Beauty of the Jing Si Abode


Are you prepared to put your kindness into actions and join Tzu Chi in promoting the goodness and beauty of mankind?
You are always welcome to join our Tzu Chi’s Great Love missions by becoming a member or volunteer. Please contact the Tzu Chi location near you.

" To willingly undergo hardship for the sake of helping others is compassion. "
Jing-Si Aphorism