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GlobalGiving Relief Fund for Haiti Earthquake

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GlobalGiving Relief Fund for Haiti Earthquake

Summary

The GlobalGiving Relief Fund is working with 18 partner organizations to support comprehensive emergency relief and recovery efforts for victims and survivors of the devastating January earthquake.

$929,465.59
total raised
7,123
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years

Challenge

The earthquake was the biggest to hit Haiti in over 250 years. Widespread damage and collapsed buildings are widespread. Casualties and death toll are not yet known, but are expected to be high given the quake's proximity to the capital and flimsy construction of buildings. This Fund will provide emergency relief to victims and survivors.

Solution

Through GlobalGiving's partners on the ground, provide victims of the earthquake with critical necessities including water, food, shelter, and medical care. More details will be provided as they are available.

Long-Term Impact

Assist residents of the Western Hemisphere's poorest country as they struggle to recover from this devastating natural disaster.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

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GlobalGiving

Location: Washington, D.C. - USA
Website: https:/​/​www.globalgiving.org
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Funded Project!

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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