On Monday 6th February 2023, South East Türkiye and North West Syria were struck by two earthquakes of 7.8 and 7.5 magnitude. Latest reports say more than 10,000 people have been confirmed dead and 16,000 displaced so far. The number is rising by the hour with estimates placing total death toll at 50,000 and tens of thousands displaced.
Ihsan Global Relief and its partners are on the ground now providing vital food, aid and relief to the people in this region
URGENT HELP IS NEEDED
Please donate now to help save lives. Alternatively, please donate directly into our bank account using the reference “Turkiye Emergency Appeal”.
Our Bank Details
Account name: Ihsan Global Relief
Bank: Santander UK Plc
Sort code: 09-01-28
Account no: 94984715
Reference: Turkiye Emergency Appeal
Ihsan Global Relief is on the ground now in Türkiye and Syria to deliver vital relief. Our immediate response is to supply much needed food and medical support as well as relief and shelter. We are working with partners in Istanbul to deliver emergency supplies to affected areas in Türkiye. We need your support to save as many lives as possible. Please donate generously to our Türkiye Syria Earthquake Appeal and help save precious lives now.
Approximately 13.5 million people have been affected by this disaster across 10 provinces in Türkiye. 5,000 people have been confirmed dead, more than 16,000 displaced, and these numbers are rising fast. 6,000 buildings (including homes) have been destroyed. Rescue operations are ongoing to save as many lives as possible.
North-west Syria has been impacted by a decade long war, with millions of displaced Syrians already living in camps. This region has some of the most vulnerable people in the country, who were already struggling with freezing temperatures this winter. Already weakened infrastructure, health facilities and communications are now close to shut down. The region is entirely reliant on international relief efforts to assist them deal with this emergency.
Each food parcel which will be enough to feed a family of 5 for four weeks of Ramadan will contain:
- 1kg Rice,
- 1kg flour,
- 1kg Bulgur,
- 1ltr Sunflower Oil,
- 500g Pasta,
- 750g Sugar,
- 750g Salt,
- 51g Chicken Soup,
- 60g Chicken Bouillon,
- 500g Tea,
- 830g Tomato Paste,
- 1ltr Soft Drink,
- 100g chocolate pudding.
The cost of each food pack is £50
The Prophet (peace be upon him) encouraged us to feed others during Ramadan by saying:
He who breaks another’s fast earns the same reward as the one who fasted, without diminishing the latter’s reward in the slightestHadith, Tirmidhi
Please donate generously this Ramadan.
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