Following the tsunami up to two million Sri Lankans remain homeless without adequate water, food, medicine, or shelter.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
A correspondent who flew over the country by helicopter described Sri Lanka as ravaged. Homes, crops and fishing boats have all been destroyed.
How will this project solve this problem?
This fund will support general disaster relief activities including medical care, shelter for those displaced after the tsunami, food, and clothing for survivors.
Potential Long Term Impact
Allow local organizations to effectively respond to this crisis affecting huge numbers of Sri Lankan residents.
Total Funding Received to Date: $2,188
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 $2,188 . The original project funding goal was $100,000.