Nepal earthquake appeal: Nepal needs your help

On Saturday 25th April, an earthquake of 7.9 magnitude killed more than 2.500 people and destroyed houses, cultural monuments and Buddhist temples. EBU member organisations connected with Nepal and the Himalayan region are directly affected by this natural disaster.

On this page we are listing – in alphabetical order – websites of organisations supported by our members, who are providing aid to Nepal.

Please note: their inclusion here does not indicate EBU endorsement of these organisations. Please check you are happy to trust an organisation before you give money to it.

Green Tara Trust

Green Tara Trust is a healthcare charity working with mothers and children in Nepal, run by British members of the Triratna Buddhist Order, including Karunamati, known locally as “Dr Jane”.

Infinite Compassion

Infinite Compassion, Sweden, has started a fundraising campaign in order to help individuals in catastrophy-stricken Nepal. The money will be distributed by Shamarpa’s and Karmapa’s Monastery.

Karuna-Shechen  –  Humanitarian Projects in the Himalayan Region

Karuna-Shechen, founded by Matthieu Ricard in 2000, provides healthcare, education and social services for the under-served people of India, Nepal, and Tibet.

KHCP  –  The Karmapa´s Healthcare Project

The KHCP mainly focuses on healthcare, medical prevention and education. Its goal is not only to provide healthcare for the monks and nuns of the monasteries and schools, but also to cater to the needs of the poor local population.


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