HOPEww Nepal School Shelters Earthquake Survivors

Situation Report #1 – April, 26, 2015

On Saturday, April 25, 2015, a 7.9 earthquake brought calamity and destruction to a heavily populated area of Nepal impacting six million people. The quake was also felt in nearby China and India, however, Nepal sustained the most damage. The death toll is reported to have reached 2,500. This number may rise as communications are restored in the more remote villages.

Providing Immediate Shelter For Displaced Families

The HOPE worldwide Nepal School has been providing educational opportunities for the people in and around Katmandu for many years. HOPE worldwide Nepal responded quickly and opened the school to shelter families whose houses were destroyed.

Coordinating with international efforts, HOPE worldwide is responding to the Government of Nepal’s request for help. We are currently mobilizing resources to help those who urgently need our assistance.

PLEASE HELP

HOPE worldwide needs your help in providing critical relief and supplies after a disaster strikes. Please give today.

Residents of the UK, please go to https://www.justgiving.com/Nepaldisaster to make a donation.