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Nepal Needs Now

Organized by: Anjee Thapa

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Anjee Thapa via Crowdrise
November 26, 2015

THE STORY:

All donations no matter how small or big are welcome. $10, $20, $50......

Why we started this fund?

We started this campaign because for the last few days we were thinking we were powerless to help our families and neighbors in Nepal. 

However, hearing about the about the terrifying number of aftershocks and the daily struggle to survive meant that we had to do something.

Thanks to the outpouring of concern and offers of assistance from our friends in the US, we were encouraged to start this fund and make a tangible difference to the lives of our loved ones so far away. 

Our progress:

https://nepalneedsnow.wordpress.com/

Situation

On Saturday 4/25 a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit central Nepal. There are more than 7,912 confirmed dead with estimates that the actual count could be more than 10,000. The earthquake leveled much of the capital Katmandu, as well the surrounding areas, while more than 50 aftershocks have caused further damage and agony.

Nearly everyone in the quake zone was living outside in the streets and fields, unprotected from the spring rains that fell early last week.  People are helping each other, but food and basic necessities are in short supply and looters have already begun to prey on the survivors.

Aid is beginning to arrive, but it has been focused on Katmandu. The outlying areas where our families live are struggling to survive.

How are we going to make difference?

Our focus is simple. We will start with our family and neighbors first, targeting the areas of Ramkot, Bhimdhunga and New Baneshwor . 

Scarcities of food and medicine have driven up the prices such that they are out of reach of many our loved ones.

As such, we will use our local connections and direct monetary assistance to provide them the basics they need, such as rice, noodles. salt, vegetables and a safe place to stay.

Our goal is to keep them safe and healthy until international aid organizations arrive or until we relocate them somewhere more stable.

Your assistance will directly impact the lives of our parents, brothers, sisters, and friends so that they can better meet the challenges ahead. We will ensure that 100% of this donation will go to victims and will post our expenses. 

Thank you in advance for anything you can contribute. We are touched and grateful for your prayers and concern.

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To This Fundraiser

$13,254

MONEY RAISED
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  • Sunil Penumala

    $100

  • Save Nepal

    $100

  • Dan Jmpeter

    $250

  • navneet

    $100

  • Shravanthi

    $100

  • Brett

    $30

  • Tamara and Greg Shymko

    $250

  • Sethuram B

    $50

  • Sengathir

    $100

  • Stephanie Bilberry

    $100

  • Kirill

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Arya Vijay

    $100

  • janai

    $100

  • Liet Dong Ly

    $100

  • Bo

    $100

  • NGT

     

  • Josue Calderon

    $200

  • Catherine Ericson

    $100

  • swetha

    $100

  • Charlie and Merrianne Biles

    $100

  • Ginni

    $100

  • Thila Sankaran

    $50

  • Ram Gandham

    $100

  • Theresa DePaolo Maday

    $100

  • mariposa

     

  • Valerie Dykeman

    $100

  • Daniel Koh

    $25

  • Nishi, Devang, Mira & Sachin

    $100

  • Olga, David, Kai

    $100

  • Ravi Dendukuri

    $50

  • Ken Mahony

    $100

  • Kim B

    $10

  • Keith Manning

    $100

  • Deepthi

    $100

  • Janice and Naran Reitman

    $100

  • Akki

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $30

  • Nitin

    $50

  • Pray for Nepal

    $20

  • Lingarao Gujja

    $100

  • Francis Cheung

    $100

  • Ankur Mehra

    $50

  • Claudia Kajihara

    $50

  • Fnu Alka

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Dave and Katherine Stritzinger

    $100

  • Bob Bordeaux

    $50

  • Paul

    $100

  • Sean Stackpoole

    $100

  • Dirk van de Bunt

    $100

  • Amy McCubbin

    $50

  • Beth Bloom

    $50

  • Raquelle de la Rocha

    $100

  • Susan Lentz

    $50

  • with prayers

    $25

  • Marie Monteith

    $100

  • Alex Garber

    $25

  • Judy West

    $50

  • Swarn Mooker

    $100

  • Nirali Maru

    $50

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

     

  • Anonymous

     

  • Nandan Banavi

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • surya

    $25

  • Bhavana

    $30

  • Anonymous

    $20

  • BEING INDIAN

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $75

  • Joy Bissett

    $50

  • Komal Shah

    $25

  • Joe Alves

    $100

  • Charles Clark

    $20

  • Hilltop Community Church of Christ

    $5,087

  • anonymous

    $25

  • Jack Mcclanahan

    $120

  • Envy Resources

    $250

  • GOPI

    $16

  • INFINITI RESOURCES

    $501

  • Anonymous

    $47

  • Neeraj

    $163

  • Hilltop Community Church of Christ

    $770

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Anjee Thapa

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Donor Comments

Hilltop Community Church of Christ

Hilltop Community Church of Christ

DONATION: $770

2 years ago

Neeraj

Neeraj

DONATION: $163

Neeraj 2 years ago

Anonymous

Anonymous

DONATION: $47

2 years ago

INFINITI RESOURCES

INFINITI RESOURCES

DONATION: $501

2 years ago

GOPI

GOPI

DONATION: $16

2 years ago

Hilltop Community Church of Christ

Hilltop Community Church of Christ

DONATION: $5,087

2 years ago

Envy Resources

Envy Resources

DONATION: $250

2 years ago

Jack Mcclanahan

Jack Mcclanahan

DONATION: $120

2 years ago

anonymous

anonymous

DONATION: $25

2 years ago

Charles Clark

Charles Clark

DONATION: $20

2 years ago

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