Hope development organization (NGO) Faisalabad Punjab Pakistan has started a 40 million Pak rupees appeal to provide assistance to survivors who need clean water, food and shelter.
Food supplies badly affected in flood hit areas of Khaber Pakhtoon Khuwa Province in the north west of Pakistan.
The supplies hit due to heavy floods that resulted in heavy damages to road links in the province that cut the food supplies from other parts of the country
Rescuers in Pakistan are struggling to reach 27,000 people still stranded by the worst floods in 80 years.
At least 1,900 people have died and another almost 3 million people get effected and 1.5 million are thought to need help since Thursday's floods.
The charity has a arranged one goods collecting camp in front of HDO main office in chamnan zar colony FSD. And soon as we have right amount of goods and cash we will send it to flood victims.
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However, spokesman Shabnam Newman said it is cash that is needed.
"The first part of the appeal is to help people with life-saving items - tents, blankets, bed sheets, water purification tablets and all they need to save their lives," he said.
After that, the money will go to clearing away mud and landslide debris, he added.
Besides sending cash to HDO account, you can support by providing following commodities. Please do not donate old/expired stuff. Make sure edible items are hygienic and properly packed.
* Clothing: Clothes of various sizes, Beddings, Shoes
* Utensils: Jerricans (large plastic cans that hold 20 liters of water or other liquids), Crockery, Buckets
* Toiletries: Tissues, Soaps, Dettol (antibacterial cleaners), Towels
* Food: Rice, Sugar, Flour (Atta), Onions, Potatoes, Cooking oil, Tea, Milk (tetra packs or powder), Safe drinking water, Cooked Food
1. Water purification tablets.
2. Life saving drugs.
3. Vaccines for malaria, cholera, typhoid, influenza.
4. Pain killers including strong ones like morphine derivatives, tremadol, pethadine, kinz .
5. Antibiotics e.g. tetnus, amoxil, gentamycin.
6. IV cannulas
7. IV Drip sets
8. IV drips: normal saline, ringerlactate
9. Local anesthetics (injections)
10. Cotton bandages, cotton.
11. Surgical instruments: e.g needle holders, forceps, tweezers.
12. Suturing materials, Skin staples.
Ways to send donations:
HDO Physical address For sending goods: Hope Development Organization
Street # 2, Office # 991, Chaman Zar Colony, Faisalabad-Pakistan
HDO Bank Account:
Account Title : Hope Development Organization Account Number: 1469 - 9
Swift Code: BPUNPKKAAXXX Routing Code: HSBCA/C#000158950chips uid 429940 Ref BOP Kotwali Road Branch Faisalabad, Punjab Pakistan.
Via western union: Rashad Javed S/O Mubarik 212, street number 2, Daud nagar Faisalabad 38000, Punjab Pakistan.
Hope Development Organization (HDO) is a non- profit, non-governmental organization based in Faisalabad. HDO is registered under the societies registration Act XX1 1860, Joint Stock Companies Faisalabad Pakistan. HDO is working since 1997 & serving in the target areas. It is a community-based organization working with the depressed, opposed marginalized communities for their empowerment, social economic development, transformation and uplifting them towards sustainable development.
It focuses especially upon the unmet needs of women and children in targeted areas. It works to promote Peace Building, Education, Health (Traditional Birth Attendance (TBA’s) and women Skill Development Program,
HDO believes in a participatory approach on different proposals, identified by the communities that are helpful for their development, improvement and rehabilitation.
Our vision is uplifting the communities through self-identified programs for their sustainable development.
Integrated development through Information, Research, Co-ordination, Education & training is our mission.
HDO need your precious guidance and support for the promotion for these humanitarian works. Your positive response and kind concern in this regard will be highly appreciated.
You are most welcome for any kind of questions or comments.
God bless you abundantly for your good work and commitment.
Hope Development Organization (HDO)
Street # 2, Office # 991, Chaman Zar Colony
Faisalabad, Punjab – Pakistan
P.O.Box 1094, Faisalabad 38090 Pakistan
Tel: +92-41-2011728 Fax: +92-41- 872 0287