Saturday, April 25, 2015

#PrayForNepal NEPAL EARTHQUAKE RELIEF FUND: PRABAL GURUNG & SHIKSHYA FOUNDATION NEPAL


Nepal is one of the most beautiful country I've visited. Every corner of that little city of Kathmandhu excites me... and because I've visited the country, I know how much a 7.9 magnitude  earthquake can do to the city and the country.

Photo of Dubar Square in Kathmandhu credit: CNN

Death toll now is reaching 2,000 and hundreds are still believe to be missing, Century old monuments, temples, and buildings are affected.

Prabal Gurung is among the first who stood up to raise funds to help Nepal, his hometown. Visit https://www.crowdrise.com/NepalEarthquakeFund/fundraiser/prabalgurung to see how you can donate and help!


NEPAL EARTHQUAKE RELIEF FUND: PRABAL GURUNG & SHIKSHYA FOUNDATION NEPAL
Hundreds of people have been killed by a massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25, 2015. There is widespread devastation across Nepal. The death toll, now approaching 2,000, continues to rise as search and rescue efforts are underway in Kathmandu and across the country. People are still trapped under collapsed buildings in Kathmandu, and there is no way to accurately guess how many are in need throughout the other cities and thousands of villages at this time.

The immediate need on the ground is for medical support, search and rescue, emergency shelters and food and water among many other things. As the days, weeks and months go by and after the humanitarian needs are addressed, Nepal will need to begin the healing and rebuilding process. The magnitude of the damage is still being assessed, but hundreds of buildings have collapsed including many homes and many of Nepal’s ancient and iconic temples and monuments.

Your donations will go through my organization, Shikshya Foundation Nepal (www.shikshyafoundationnepal.org), and we will distribute 100% of the funds accordingly based on the latest needs on the ground. Please donate generously and spread the word. We will continue to provide updates and information regarding the allocation of funds. Thank you all for your support.




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