The Red Cross is the largest disaster relief organization in the world. When a disaster is too evere for the local support systems to respond, the global Red Cross response is initiated quickly. The Canadian Red Cross will be working as part of the global Red Cross response to this emergency
Your donation makes a difference:
• $10 provides sleeping mats for a family of 5
• $55 provides food for a family of 5 for one month
• $140 provides a kit of cooking, cleaning and shelter materials for a family of 5
• $484 provides a family tent
• $807 provides a bed in CRC’s mobile field hospital
• $12,000 sends an aid worker to help run CRC’s mobile field hospital for one month
The Government of Canada will be matching donations made by individual
Canadians until May 25th, 2015 making your donation even more effective.
Funds will be allocated to established Canadian and international humanitarian organizations to support relief efforts that will benefit the people who are most affected by the earthquake. Please give generously!
To help support the Red Cross response to this disaster, you can make a financial donation to the Nepal Region Earthquake Fund
• online at www.redcross.ca
• by calling 1-800-418-1111
• or by contacting their local Canadian Red Cross Office