Earthquake Relief Efforts

"Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who'll never find it out." 

 Jan/12/2006

In Chitta Batta (District Mansehra), a tent village is being run by United Pakistan (a non-profit organization). The tent village has around 170 families comprising of 1200 people, half of whom are children and teenagers. The tent village comprises of a hospital and a school. In the tent village volunteers from UK, Australia, New Zealand, India and Saudi Arabia are working hard to make things easy for the families. 
Koshish members visited, stayed at the tent village and contributed ration worth PRS 458,000. 
 

  Dec/5/2005

Mr. Saqib Hafiz and his friends donated PRS 435,000 to Koshish Foundation. The donation is primarily aimed at providing ration to the deserving families. Koshish Foundation is working with UnitedPakistan (www.unitedpakistan.org) to make sure the funds bring some relief to a few deserving families. 
 

  Oct/14/2005

Feeling sense of urgency around helping those in need, and thru the efforts of Koshish members at Boeing, the Boeing Company has announced a $1 million commitment for disaster relief as a result of the earthquake in South Asia. 
They have yet to determine the appropriate relief agency to receive these funds, but are doing the research now to ensure that money will go where needed the most. 
 

  Oct/10/2005

 On Saturday, October 8th, Pakistan suffered the worst national disaster of its history. 
 Relief efforts are underway for victims in desperate need. Please make a donation to the organizations helping in the relief operation.

OrganizationLink

Embassy of Pakistan

Embassy of Pakistan, Washington, DC.

Hidaya Foundation

Hidaya Foundation, Santa Clara, CA.

Islamic Relief

Islamic Relief, Burbank, CA.

Red Cross and Red Crescent

International Federation of 
Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Network for Good

Resources compiled by Yahoo and Network for Good.