Act Now! Relief Needed After Massive Earthquake Strikes Nepal

Infographic depicting the Nepal earthquake's epicentre, 50 miles northwest of Kathmandu. Infographic credit: BBC.
Infographic depicting the Nepal earthquake’s epicentre, 50 miles northwest of Kathmandu. Infographic credit: BBC.

At least 3,600 are dead — and the death toll is expected to rise — after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday. Avalanches and building collapses have threatened the life and safety of Nepali throughout the country, and damage to local transportation infrastructure have significantly complicated access for relief workers.

Nonetheless, multiple aid and relief organizations are now working around the clock in Nepal in aid, recovery and reconstruction efforts following the destruction caused by the earthquake and its aftershocks.

After the jump, here is a list of reputable relief agencies that could use your help.

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