GoFundMe campaign has managed to raise US$14 543 since its launch last week to assist the victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai in Manicaland, Mashonaland East and Masvingo provinces.
The initial target, to raise US$10 000, was reached and a new target has been set at US$20 000. To contribute to the campaign follow this link. Read the appeal below:
WHAT WILL THE MONEY BE USED FOR
The funds raised will be used for relief efforts including food, shelter and water.WHO WILL MANAGE IN ZIMBABWE
We will work with Sean Mullens who is a Pastor at One Church in Harare and Jacque Rowe Anderson who heads the Miracle Missions in Zimbabwe. He will coordinate the efforts together with other relief agencies to see where exactly the need is most.
We have worked with One Church during other emergencies before and we have great trust in their ability to get aid where it is needed.
WHO ARE WE
My name is Freeman Chari, I am a Zimbabwean based in the USA. I have coordinated a number of relief and emergency efforts in Zimbabwe through this platform. I will be working with other volunteers.
HOW WILL WE ACCOUNT
Like we have done with these other Zimbabwe Freedom Fund and the Cholera Relief Fund will provide regular updates and accounting to the satisfaction of the donors.Thank you all for your help.
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Masvingo Province is one of Zimbabwe's ten provinces. It covers mainly the south-eastern parts of the country and its administrative capital is Masvingo city. The province was previously known as Victoria Province in colonial Rhodesia. Read More About Masvingo Province