On Saturday, April 25, a major earthquake claimed the lives of more than seven thousand people in Nepal and surrounding nations. This earthquake measured 7.9 on the Richter scale and has destroyed buildings and infrastructure. Reports indicate that there is desperate need for resources. We are grateful to the Community Foundation for providing a list of organizations with a history of supporting disaster work in Nepal.


AmeriCares - Medical aid and relief supplies
American Himalayan Foundation - Rebuilding and recovery
CARE - Relief efforts
Catholic Relief Services - Emergency shelter, water and medical supplies
Clean Water - Providing clean water
Global Giving - Immediate needs and long-term rebuilding
Medshare - Medical supplies and equipment, disaster relief
Oxfam - Relief efforts
World Vision - Disaster relief with a focus on children
Samaritan's Purse - Disaster response and supplies
Save the Children - Disaster response with a focus on children
UNICEF - Focus on aiding children and families

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