Earthquake Response in Peru

 
$3,250
$6,750
Raised
Remaining

Earthquake Response in Peru

Earthquake Response in Peru
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Earthquake Response in Peru

Earthquake Response in Peru
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Surveying the Destruction

Surveying the Destruction
More than 37,000 homes have been destroyed, leaving thousands of families without shelter. (view small | med | large | orig)

Rosa Acuna Destroyed Home

Rosa Acuna Destroyed Home
Rosa Acuna's Afro-Peruvian community of 7,000 people is suffering its second catastrophe in less than a decade when a flood wiped away much of the region's infrastructure. With little attention being paid in her town, she has not lost hope: "We keep our faith in God and are sure that somebody will help us,” she told CHF which is looking to focus on this devastated yet neglected community. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children begin their first day of school in a trailer

Children begin their first day of school in a trailer
Photo from Progress Report 'Progress Report in Peru' (view small | med | large | orig)

Wendy Moreano, a civil engineering student

Wendy Moreano, a civil engineering student
Photo from Progress Report 'Progress Report in Peru' (view small | med | large | orig)

Selinita stands with her flower stand.

Selinita stands with her flower stand.
Photo from Progress Report 'Personal Stories of Two Women Entrepreneurs on their way to Recovery' (view small | med | large | orig)

Dona Luisa and her new food stand.

Dona Luisa and her new food stand.
Photo from Progress Report 'Personal Stories of Two Women Entrepreneurs on their way to Recovery' (view small | med | large | orig)

Dona Luisa shows off the interior of her new transitional shelte

Dona Luisa shows off the interior of her new transitional shelte
Photo from Progress Report 'Personal Stories of Two Women Entrepreneurs on their way to Recovery' (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Thanks to 30 donors like you, a total of $3,250 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

Nussi Abdullah

Program Officer
Silver Spring, MD United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Earthquake Response in Peru