Help the people of Nepal

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The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal in April 2015 left more than 8,000 people dead, made millions homeless, and devastated one of the world’s poorest nations.
The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal in April 2015 left more than 8,000 people dead, made millions homeless, and devastated one of the world’s poorest nations.

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INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL CORPS

https://internationalmedicalcorps.org/eve

HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

Handicap International has been working in Nepal since 2000 and has 47 volunteers on the ground distributing wheelchairs and other mobility aids, and providing help with rehabilitation and logistics.

http://www.handicap-international.us/nepal_emergency_7_9_magnitude_earthquake_strikes

SAVE THE CHILDREN

Based in Fairfield, Conn., the charity has been in Nepal since 1976, has about 400 workers in the country, most of them Nepali and is focused on helping children and their families.

https://secure.savethechildren.org/site/c.8rKLIXMGIpI4E/b.9274575/k.FD90/Nepal_Earthquake_Childrens_Relief_Fund/apps/ka/sd/donor.asp

DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS

The charity says it is sending eight teams of health care providers, including eight surgeons, to assist earthquake victims and distribute supplies.

http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/country-region/nepal

CARE

Atlanta-based CARE, which already had 150 workers in the country, is sending in more and has announced a public appeal seeking $40 million in donations to help about 100,000 people

http://www.care.org/emergencies/earthquake-nepal

MERCY CORPS

Mercy Corps has been in Nepal since 2006 and has more than 90 volunteers on the ground trying to distribute water, shelter kits, mosquito netting, tarps, cooking utensils, hygiene materials and other household provisions.

https://www.mercycorps.org/donate/survivors-need-your-help-now

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