Earthquake 2006

A powerful earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale, struck the Indonesian island of Java, leaving more than 3500 killed and thousands injured. The earthquake had hit most of the built-up areas, affecting the most densely populated areas. The quake destroyed homes, hotels and government buildings. Roads and bridges were also destroyed, hindering taxis and pickup trucks from getting the wounded to the hospital.

Gift of the Givers Response:

Our swift response to the plight of Java victims of the crippling earthquake saw us partner with Mercy Malaysia and making a R500 000 contribution towards the purchase of food, medicines and emergency supplies.

Copyright © 2024 Gift of the Givers Foundation. All Rights Reserved. "NPO 032-031, PBO 930018993"
Terms & Conditions
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram