The earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25th had terrible repercussions, killing over 7,000 people and injuring more than 14,000. An estimated 3 million people are in need of shelter and food.
Development and Peace is coming to the aid of the earthquake’s victims through our Caritas partners in Nepal.
The Canadian government will match, dollar for dollar, all of the donations made by Canadians to support the victims of the earthquake in Nepal until May 25, 2015.
This is what your of donation of $50 can provide:
- Water for a family for 2 weeks, AND
- 15kg of rice to feed a family for 2 weeks, AND
- A tent to give shelter to up to 3 families.
To donate please visit: Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace: www.devp.org/
Source: Edmonton Eparchy