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PAKISTAN LITERACY FUND

Defeating Oceans of Poverty

By Creating Islands of Prosperity

One Child at a Time

Flood Relief Donation Appeal

The devastation caused by the ongoing flooding in Pakistan has unleashed an unprecedented tragedy. Up to 20 million individuals are in need of immediate aid and over 1600 peoplehave already died.

CARE’s Emergency Relief Effort

We are on the ground supporting the ongoing relief efforts inPakistan’s flood affected areas:

  • Providing emergency supplies-- Food, water, medicines, utensils and clothing

  • Immediate reconstruction of homes

  • Taking measures for the prevention of Malaria and other communicable diseases


Target Areas
Our initial target regions are the Muzaffargarh/Kot Addu and Nowshera areas where six of our schools have been inundated and destroyed, and hundreds of our children and teachers rendered homeless.


Itemized costs for necessities:

  • Building a single room 18 ft x 12 ft house $ 1000/unit.
  • Pesticide spray machines $27/unit.
  • Pesticide $12/unit (covers a few acres)
  • Containers for obtaining and storing clean water $10/unit
  • Rations (flour, rice, lentils, sugar, salt, dates, milk powder) and water filtration kits
  • Basic medicines $5/unit

We urgently need your support to

enable the victims of this calamity to survive,

and subsequently, to start their lives over.

Please donate generously.

For Donations within the US:

Make checks out to “Pakistan Literacy Fund” (write“CARE Foundation” in the check memo line).

 Mail to:

PLF
PO Box 2575
Charleston, WV 25329

-or-
For direct deposits:

Account number 01221205227

Routing Number: 044000024.

Huntington Bank
900 Lee St. East, Charleston WV 25301

-or-

For Online Donations:

www.pakliteracy.blogspot.com

 

 

 

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