Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund

 
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has received 1 donation
    • 11 months ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    A Final Report on Your Kindness to Turkey!
    By - Katrina Wertz - Project Assistant
    Dear GlobalGivers, You are powerful.  Two years ago in October of 2011, an earthquake rumbled through the city of Van in Turkey.  Mangling, crushing, and devouring buildings, bustling life for Van’s people halted.  Their homes were gone, university dormitories and libraries leveled, and food and...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has received 48 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    Project Update - A New Dorm for Yuzuncu Yil
    By - Gina Herakovic - Project Assistant
    Hello GlobalGivers! We have some fantastic news for you all! Through your generous donations, Yuzuncu Yil University in Van had an opening ceremony for a 192 student capacity dorm on November 9th, 2012.  The newly built girls’ dorm has 48 rooms, 4 beds and 1 bath in each room, and study rooms for the girls to...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    One Year Anniversary - Moving Forward
    By - Katherine Sammons - GlobalGiving Program Associate
    Hello GlobalGivers, October 23, 2012 marks the one year anniversary of the earthquake in Van. It only took minutes for destruction to occur and create long-lasting damage. Our partners are still hard at work teaming with the local community to rebuild. Turkish Philanthropy Funds (TPF) is one of those organizations...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    The first anniversary of the Turkey earthquake
    By - Carly Anderson - GlobalGiving Staff Intern
    Thank you again for your continuous support to the Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund.  We are committed to keeping you informed on how your generous donations have helped in the recovery effort for the Turkish people.  The Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund assists the victims of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake in Turkey on...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has received 2253 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    May Update: Grants to Organizations in Van
    By - Mattie Ressler - GlobalGiving Staff
    Hello Globalgivers! Thank you again for your generous donation to the GlobalGiving Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund. Since the earthquake in October 2011, your donations have supported long-term disaster relief and economic recovery for families in Van, Turkey. This month, funds from the GlobalGiving Turkey Earthquake...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund January Update
    By - Mattie Ressler - GlobalGiving Staff
    Hello GlobalGivers! In the months following the earthquake in Van, Turkey, disaster relief efforts have turned towards long-term recovery. Your donations have been helping to keep families warm throughout this cold winter and to rebuild workshops and classrooms for women and children living in Van. In order to provide...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund posted a progress report
    GlobalGiving makes first Turkey relief disbursement
    By - Britt Lake - Director of Programs, GlobalGiving
    All of us at GlobalGiving were saddened to wake up on October 23 to the news that an earthquake had hit Turkey’s Van province, causing extensive damage and injury.  Over the past two weeks, we have been heartened to see the generosity of over 2,000 individuals who have given their time and money to support...
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 3 years ago
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  • Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund has received 965 donations
    • 3 years ago
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      Help I don't want to give any money because I am not sure iif our donations will reach the people of Van or end up in the Kurddish teror group PKK's hands? There is a major concern about PKK to somehow capture all those relief efford when it arrives to Van. But they wouldn't take if it's not money! Can we... Read more »
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Project Leader

Britt Lake

Washington, D.C. United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Turkey Earthquake Relief Fund