Support Kizilay's relief efforts in Turkey

 
$7,244
$22,757
Raised
Remaining

Summary

A devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Turkey on Sunday, Oct 23, 2011, causing damage and causalities. Hundreds of people have died, and even more have been left homeless. Kizilay has a team of over 120 people in the disaster area providing needed supplies, including tents, food, heaters, blankets, and more to survivors in the effected area and will be providing psycho-social and other support.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

A devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Turkey on Sunday, Oct 23, 2011, causing damage and causalities. Hundreds of people have died, and even more have been left homeless.

How will this project solve this problem?

Kizilay is providing needed supplies, including tents, food, heaters, blankets, and more to survivors in the effected area. A team of over 120 people are already at the disaster zone distributing these supplies.

Potential Long Term Impact

These funds will support Kizilay through Turkish Philanthropy Funds to provide immediate and longer term support, including distribution of necessary supplies and psychosocial support to survivors.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $7,244

Funding Information

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 $7,244 .  The original project funding goal was $30,000.

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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

Senay Ataselim

New York, NY United States

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