South Pacific Tsunami Disaster Recovery Fund

by GlobalGiving

Summary

A tsunami resulting from a magnitude 8.0 earthquake in the South Pacific has destroyed entire villages. As of 10/1, the death toll is 150 in American Samoa, Samoa and Tonga.
$50,000
total goal
$41,171
remaining
57
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

This Fund will work with project partners to supply displaced residents with food, shelter, and other basic necessities in the wake of the disaster. Officials fear the death toll will rise as they reach more remote areas.

Solution

Provide food, water, emergency medical supplies and housing to residents displaced and affected by the earthquake and tsunami in the South Pacific which caused heavy damage and leveled entire villages.

Long-Term Impact

Help residents of American Samoa, Samoa and Tonga recover from the severe effects of this earthquake and tsunami.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

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Organization Information

GlobalGiving

Location: Washington, D.C. - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.globalgiving.org
Project Leader:
Manmeet Mehta
Program Officer
Washington, DC United States

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