Sri Lanka Tsunami Relief Fund

$2,188 $97,812
Raised Remaining


Following the tsunami up to two million Sri Lankans remain homeless without adequate water, food, medicine, or shelter.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

A correspondent who flew over the country by helicopter described Sri Lanka as ravaged. Homes, crops and fishing boats have all been destroyed.

How will this project solve this problem?

This fund will support general disaster relief activities including medical care, shelter for those displaced after the tsunami, food, and clothing for survivors.

Potential Long Term Impact

Allow local organizations to effectively respond to this crisis affecting huge numbers of Sri Lankan residents.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $2,188

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $2,188 .  The original project funding goal was $100,000.

Additional Documentation

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


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Thanks to 250 donors like you, a total of $2,188 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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