On the morning of February 6, 2023, an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 occurred, which developed in Kahramanmaras (east of the country) and deeply affected 9 different cities in Turkey. The damage was further increased by a second 7.7 magnitude earthquake which was occurred 9 hours later. According to the official institutions, the earthquake affected more than 13.5 million people. The death toll continues to rise in the earthquake and more than 12.000 houses/buildings collapsed or damaged.
The number of people who lost their lives is now over 13.000 and is increasing every minute. Adverse weather conditions make the terms even more difficult. The clothes of people are not suitable for inconvenient weather conditions (they caught in an earthquake during sleep). Hundreds of people need clean water, winter clothes, blankets, foods, warm place to stay, medicine and treatment. With your support, you can meet these needs and help us in the long run.
When cancer, which is already a very difficult disease on its own, meets such a disaster, despair increases. Your donations will go to patients and their families in 10 cities.
How Your Donations Will Be Used? There are more than 70,000 children and adults with Leukemia and Cancer who are registered to our foundation and we have more than 5000 patients who live in that area, most of them lost their homes. Your donations will be used at long-term treatment costs. Accommodation in temporary homes Food and beverage needs Clothing needs Much more