Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
TsunamiPlus10 - Summary

TsunamiPlus10 - Summary

Ratings: (0)|Views: 567|Likes:
Published by Mike Rea

More info:

Published by: Mike Rea on Jul 31, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





The Boxing Day Tsunami of 2004
230,000 lives
-- one of the 5 worst disasters in modern timesUnique among disasters its toll was global, taking from
14 nations
, including the US.In Aceh:
2 million displaced
.A sign of divine irony?
2 ravaged conflict zones
foundunprecedented aid and eventual peace.This seminal disaster spawned a record
$13.4 billion in globalaid
, including $3.1 billion from the US.
My organization
handled $5M+ of that and helped thousands of donors withpersonalized giving.
Now, I am going back.
Returning to communities
to explore the long-term
legacy of philanthropy
almost 10 years later.And
returning to contributors
, such as supermodel PetraNemcova and actor Jet Li, whose lives, too, were transformed bydisaster and giving.
www.TsunamiPlus10.org; Mike Rea & Mayra Padilla
 First chapter: Sri Lanka, August 11-25, 2012

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->