Donations accepted for students’ familiesOctober 26, 2011
The Chinese Student Association at Emporia State University has set up a memorial fund for Yawei Fan and Zheng Lin, two students from China who died Oct. 20 after an apartment fire.
All funds raised will be given to the students’ two families.
Donations payable to Phoenix Charity Foundation may be taken or sent to Emporia State Federal Credit Union’s two locations in Emporia — 310 W. 12th Ave. or 2332 Industrial Road. If mailing checks, send to Emporia State Federal Credit Union, 310 W. 12th Ave., Emporia KS 66801.
A memorial service for Fan and Lin will begin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, in Albert Taylor Hall on the ESU campus. The doors to the hall will open at 7 p.m.
The evening will include songs from the ESU musical group Harmonious Voices of Praise and memories from ESU faculty, staff and students who were friends of Fan and Lin.