One-third of Pakistan is underwater! The extreme monsoon downpours have caused unimaginable destruction, people are losing their lives at an inconceivable rate as the heavy downpours continue to wreak havoc across Pakistan.
The floods have destroyed and badly damaged more than a million homes, sweeping away entire villages, livelihoods, crops, schools and roads. With a third of the country estimated to be underwater – an area the size of the UK – people urgently need food, clean drinking water and shelter.
Here are a few organisations fundraising in the UK, which are able to benefit from Gift Aid or even match funding from the UK Government, ensuring maximum impact for your donation:
Disasters Emergency Committee
https://donation.dec.org.uk/pakistan-floods-appealBy donating to the Pakistan Floods Appeal, you’ll help DEC charities provide vital emergency aid like clean water, food, shelter and healthcare to affected communities in Pakistan.
Islamic Relief Worldwide
The Citizens Foundation (UK)
Indus Hospital & Health Network
Best Way Foundation
The Best Way Foundation is already present on the ground providing food and medical supplies to those affected. In addition, Bestway Foundation has launched an ambitious appeal to raise USD1.5 million so that it can create the following impact:
– provide homes/shelters to over 5,000 families
– provide 1 million litres of clean water to over 100,000 individuals in the next six months
– provide food and medical supplies to over 20,000 individuals
Help them reach those in Pakistan and Donate today!