Relief for Pakistan Earthquake Survivors

by Relief International

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.
$100,000
total goal
$79,285
remaining
55
donors
0
monthly donors
9
years active

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.

Solution

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.

Long-Term Impact

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

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.ri.org

Organization Information

Relief International

Location: Los Angeles, CA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.ri.org
Project Leader:
Emily Keehn
Program Associate
Los Angeles, California United States

Funded Project!

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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