WORLD ASSOCIATION OF NATURAL DISASTER via Crowdrise
October 24, 2011
BENEFITING: WORLD ASSOCIATION OF NATURAL DISASTER
Scientists from Turkey's Kandilli earthquake institute said that up to 1,000 people may have lost their lives given the force of the 7.2-magnitude quake, which struck at 1.41pm local time (11.41am BST), and given the often shoddy construction standards in the mountainous area near Turkey's border with Iran.
We are coordinating shipments of supplies and volunteers to help on location.