Help the people and animals of Nepal
- For people: American Red Cross/Nepal earthquake relife ...
Shortly before noon on Saturday, a massive 7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal near the densely populated city of Kathmandu. Within moments, countless homes, buildings and temples collapsed, killing nearly 2,000 people and injuring many more.
As the death toll mounts and aftershocks continue, cries for help have gone out from the government of Nepal. People are sleeping in the open, fearful of returning to their homes.
The Red Cross is there - helping to lead search and rescue missions, providing blood supplies and delivering critical life-saving aid.
You can help.
- For animals: Human Society International ...
Updated 4:30 p.m. GMT, 25 April -- Right now, the HSI Animal Rescue Team is on standby and ready to deploy to help humans and animals following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake 50 miles outside Nepal's capital city of Kathmandu early Saturday morning. We're monitoring the situation by the minute and coordinating closely with our partners on the ground there.