An earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 7.8 struck Nepal near the capital of Kathmandu on 25 April. More than 2,000 people have died across the region, including in Nepal, India and Bangladesh, and thousands more have been injured. International Medical Corps is on the ground helping the earthquake survivors and they need our support.
Donate to International Medical Corps today and Facebook will match your donation –
Facebook will match your donation up to USD 2 million to contribute to local relief organisations. 100% of your donation will go to International Medical Corps and their work in response to the Nepal earthquake.
International Medical Corps’ emergency response teams are operating mobile medical units to deliver critically needed medical care and medicines to the regions hardest hit by the earthquake. They’re distributing hygiene kits, water purification tablets and other supplies to keep families healthy. Moving forward, your gift will help teams to support survivors, restore healthcare and help Nepal rebuild.
Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook said:
We’re launching a special campaign to help raise funds for those affected by the Nepal earthquake.
Facebook will match every dollar donated up to $2 million. Matching funds will be distributed to local relief and rescue organizations working to provide immediate and ongoing relief.
Together we can help urgent care reach the people who need it. Thinking of all of you who are there and all of you who have relatives and friends in the affected areas.