Earthquake in Ecuador: Where to Donate

Image by Arun Venkatesan

Image by Arun Venkatesan

On Saturday 16th April 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit the coast of Ecuador. The number of casualties has passed 500 and the search for hundreds of missing persons continues.

All of us at Alternautas are saddened by the tragedy that has hit the people of Ecuador and would like to share some resources to expand the possibilities of collaboration. To help the victims, here are a number of reputable sites and initiatives that are receiving donations:

Pachamama Alliance. Ecuador Earthquake Emergency Relief Fund:

Support Cruz Roja Ecuatoriana.

 OXFAM Emergency Appeal Ecuador Earthquake.

 UNICEF United States Fund:

 Terremoto en Ecuador. International and national donations:

 Ecuador Earthquake Relief Effort. Ecuadorian Student’s Association at UQ and ANU.

Global Shapers Quito Hub:

TELEMUNDO. Cómo ayudar a las víctimas.

 Cruz Roja Ecuatoriana / Ecuadorian Red Cross:

Ecuador Listo y Solidario: