On April 25, 2015, tragedy struck Nepal in the form of a 7.8 magnitude earthquake. The devastation was immediate and far-reaching. More than 2 million people lost their homes, more than 17,000 people suffered injuries, and more than 8,700 people died.
Direct Relief remains committed to supporting the people of Nepal as they rebuild their lives.
For an overview of Direct Relief’s activities in response to the Nepal Earthquake, including its use of donated funds, please visit: directrelief.org/2016/04/nepal-earthquake-one-year/