Thursday, December 15, 2005

Menu For Hope II

On 8th October a 7.6-magnitude earthquake hit the northern parts of Pakistan and India leaving more than 73,000 dead and over 3,000,000 people left cold, injured, hungry and homeless.You can read more about the earthquake here.

They need our help!

Food bloggers from around the world have joined together for the Menu For Hope II campaign started by Chef Pim to help the earthquake victims.The website First Giving is collecting all the donations and then forwarding the funds directly to UNICEF, the recipient organization. This fund is being earmarked to support the victims of the Kashmir earthquake.

As a donor, you can be confident that your donations will utilized for the cause it is being collected for. And you might even win a fabulous prize at the same time.Take a look at the amazing Menu For Hope II that food bloggers from around the world have put together, take your pick, and go ahead to First Giving to make your donation.

This young girl in this picture now has to look after her younger sister by herself. She has no family members left to help her.


We can help all those suffering like this young child.Let’s go to First Giving and donate now!

5 comments:

Pim said...

Sailu,

Thanks so much for spreading the words. The support from everyone has been tremendous, and because of that we've raised over $5,600 already!

Thanks again.

Pim

paz said...

Yes! Thanks for spreading the word.

Paz

Lera said...

Sailu, Good work, nice gesture!

sailu said...

God Bless the 'Menu For Hope' campaign and all the food bloggers working towards making a positive difference to all those lives affected by the earthquake.

Melissa CookingDiva said...

Dear Sailu, thank you for contributing to this wonderful project. It is amazing how many people have participated and donated already. Hugs!