Nepal Relief Fund

Helping Paul and Amber Taube reach the Nepalese through disaster relief funds
Donation Goal For This Project is $10,000
50% Donated/$5,000 To Go
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A 7.8-magnitude quake struck Nepal on Saturday April 25, 2015, flattening large parts of the capital Kathmandu and causing devastation across the impoverished Himalayan nation.

  • 6,204 people are known to have died in Nepal alone.
  • More than 14,000 have been injured across the country.
  • 18 climbers died at Mount Everest base camp when the quake sparked an avalanche.
  • 75 people were killed in India.
  • The United Nations estimates that 8 million people have been affected.
  • 2.8 million Nepalese were displaced, according to the world body.
  • More than 3.5 million people are estimated to be in need of food assistance, the UN said.
  • And UNICEF estimates that 1.7 million children live in the worst-hit areas.
  • The Nepal Red Cross Society said it had almost exhausted its relief stocks which were sufficient for 19,000 families.
  • Nepal’s government said 130,033 houses had been destroyed, according to the UN.