World Vision Canada. Haiti: Country in Crisis. Catastrophic Earthquake Devastates Haiti. A 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince and surrounding area shortly before 5pm Tuesday, January 12
Haiti: Country in Crisis
$50 provides emergency safe havens for children in which they can play, learn and receive trauma counselling
$55 provides a family with an emergency kit that provides things like tarps, blankets, soap, towels, personal hygiene items and cooking utensils
$100 provides emergency water and sanitation like portable water tanks, chlorine tablets, soap and latrines
$400 provides a fully stocked mobile health clinic that will deliver basic medical care to hundreds
* These costs are estimates due to the urgency of the situation,
and may vary.
World Vision Canada anticipates raising over $384 million per year in total revenue for its community development, emergency relief and advocacy work, of which 14.2% will be used for necessary fund-raising.
In cases where donations exceed what is needed or where local conditions prevent program implementation, World Vision Canada will redirect funds to similar activities to help needy people.
World Vision Canada is incorporated in Mississauga, Ontario.
For more information, or for a copy of our latest audited financial statements, please visit our website at worldvison.ca or contact Kathryn Goddard, Vice-President, and Donor Engagement at-1-800-844-7993.
If you give a donation to the Haiti Earthquake victims through World Vision by February 12th, it will double in impact due to a generous contribution from the Canadian Government.
If you wish to donate to the relief efforts, call 1-800-268-5528 or visit www.worldvision.ca
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