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Earthquakes in Ecuador and Japan: Support the Relief Efforts

Posted by Lena Jansen on Apr 20, 2016 11:44:15 AM

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Deadly 7,0 to 7,8 magnitude earthquakes struck Japan and Ecuador, leaving thousands homeless and in dire need of support. In response, some of our member international aid agencies have launched disaster responses on the ground, providing life-saving emergency relief. Here's how you can support the supporters.

1. Give

You can make a donation to the humanitarian appeals below:

2. Set up your own fundraiser

Many individuals, communities and companies have already started fundraising for Ecuador or Japan, here is an example.

On ammado.com, everyone can set up a fundraiser in a couple of minutes for the aid organization of their choice. It's easy and free of charge. Set up your own fundraiser to support relief efforts in Ecuador or Japan.

Click here for a list of non-profit organizations accepting donations in Ecuador.


3. Get your company involved

In the past few days, we have helped many companies set up dedicated fundraisers to support tax-efficient donations from employees around the globe.

If your company is looking to facilitate employee donations, we can help you set up a dedicated online fundraiser. Companies can also facilitate donations on their website, blog or intranet.

We are happy to help you set up a company fundraiser in aid of the people in Ecuador or Kumamoto Japan - just contact us.

It's also possible for companies to set up fundraisers themselves. This blog post shows how to set up a tax-efficient fundraiser step-by-step.