Pakistan: Earthquake - Oct 2008
In response to a late October earthquake in the Pakistani province of Baluchistan, LIFE for Relief and Development established an emergency fund to help the survivors.
Over 300 died, and thousands were left homeless as a result of the 6.5 magnitude earthquake. The UN estimated that over 100,000 people were affected by the quake-half of them children.
"Hundreds of mud-brick houses were leveled.