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Balkhu Fire Children's Relief

Balkhu Fire Children's Relief

Balkhu Fire Children's Relief

Location
Balkhu, Kathmandu 


Summary
Providing school supplies and uniforms to the children who lost everything in fire at Balkhu on Sept. 30th 2017

http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-10-01/massive-fire-in-balkhu-destroys-40-houses.html

Project Type
Relief


Project Status
In Progress


Project Cost
USD $2,000 (approx)


Funds Raised by Partners
USD $1,000 - GUTHI/NRC


Funds Raised by NR
USD $1,000

 

Collaborating NR Partners
1. Nepal Rising - Seattle: $500
2. Nepal Rising - Austin: $200
3. Nepal Rising - New York: $300 
 

Implementation Partner
Guthi (NGO)

 

Project Milestones
Nov 4 2017 - School uniforms and shoes distributed to Balkhu children  
Oct 6 2017 - Essential school supplies distributed and Art camp held
 

PROJECT DETAILS

Target Population: 42 Children


Project Goals

  • Providing school supplies and uniforms to the children who lost everything in fire at Balkhu slum last week. Supplies include school bags, stationery and shoes.
  • Run art camps to help children cope and raise awareness around fire hazards and fire safety to the children.

 

Project Timeline
Oct-Nov 2017
 

Community Participation
Local support facilitated by GUTHI (NGO) in collaboration with Nepal Red Cross Society and Heartbeat
 

 

 

 

 

 


GALLERY

Nov 4 2017: Children with newly distributed school uniforms and shoes

Oct 30 2017: Measurements being taken for new school uniforms

Oct 6 2017: Distribution of school supplies and Art camp held

Sept 30 2017: Impact to children due to fire