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Relief for Pakistan Earthquake Survivors

 
$20,715
$79,285
Raised
Remaining

Summary

Relief International (RI) has launched its shelter reconstruction program in 3 villages to save the lives of survivors and is providing nutrition to thousands through RI’s food distribution program.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

A powerful earthquake erupted along the India-Pakistan border causing extensive damage in Afghanistan, India and Pakistan. Reports indicate more than 80,000 people have been killed and over 3.5 million people have been left homeless. Survivors are in desperate need of food, water, shelter, and basic medical assistance. RI has deployed a team of 4 doctors loaded with medical supplies and has lauched it Village reconstruction program which is erected temporary shelters.

How will this project solve this problem?

RI is constructing single family shelters in 3 villages in order to save lives of earthquake survivors above the snowline. Once emergency shelter needs have been met, RI will also reconstruct schools, mosques,etc.

Potential Long Term Impact

Relief International is working closely with Pakistani organizations to support long-term relief and rebuilding in Pakistan.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $20,715

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 $20,715 .  The original project funding goal was $100,000.

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Funded

Thanks to 55 donors like you, a total of $20,715 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

Relief International

Los Angeles, CA, United States
http://www.ri.org

Project Leader

Emily Keehn

Program Associate
Los Angeles, California United States

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