On Thursday, November 15th, a terrible cyclone hit Bangladesh, impacting more than 20 of the country's 64 districts. Over 3 million people were affected & need your help to reestablish their lives.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
Bangladeshis are famed for managing to endure frequent floods and storms that hit the impoverished and low-lying country -- but this time the situation is desperate. Confirmations to date state that the storm has claimed approximately 3,500 lives, and The Red Crescent believes up to 10,000 people may have perished.
How will this project solve this problem?
Contributions to this fund will be disbursed to organizations with active projects working with vulnerable communities in Bangladesh, including those supporting victims of the cyclone.
Potential Long Term Impact
Re-establishment of health and economic security for impacted and vulnerable families.
Total Funding Received to Date: $795
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $795 . The original project funding goal was $25,000.