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FAQs

  • How big was the Earth Quake ?

    The 2015 Nepal earthquake occurred at 11:56 NST on 25 April with a moment magnitude (Mw) of 7.8 or 8.1Ms[2] and a maximum Mercalli Intensity of IX (Violent). Its epicenter was approximately 34 km (21 mi) east-southeast of Lamjung, Nepal, and its hypocenter was at a depth of approximately 15 km (9.3 mi).[1] It was the most powerful disaster to strike Nepal since the 1934 Nepal–Bihar earthquake.

  • How many peoples are dead ?

    As of May 11, 2015, more than 8000 people are dead and various media outlets are reporting that the death toll may reach to 15,000. Remote villages of the country are still inaccessible and no clear information is available.

  • What happened at the Mt. Everest?

    The earthquake triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest, killing at least 18. The death toll surpassed that of the 2014 Mount Everest avalanche, making it the most lethal day on the mountain. Among them Doctors, Google Executives were also dead.

  • Where are UNESCO sites?

    Centuries-old buildings were destroyed at UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Kathmandu Valley, including some at the Kathmandu Durbar Square, Lalitpur Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square.

  • What is happening right now?

    There was another major earthquake east of kathmandu on May 12,2015 at 12:58 on mid day. Initial report claims more than 66 peoples are dead and thousands are injured. Although international aid start to pour in Nepal, Nepal needs basic first aids, food and shelter. We urge international communities to focus on sending basic supply needs to Nepal. Nepal also needs experts who can work on disaster management. Nepal needs lot of mechanical and transportation equipment such as Field Ambulance, Portable Houses and Tents, the rainy season is approaching and It that can save precious life. Stretchers, Basic First Aid, Dozers, Airplanes and Helicopters are also needed for swift response. Remote part of Nepal is waiting for your help. Please act.

  • What is Dollar One Initiative?

    Dollar One Initiative is a strategy to help the earthquake victims by collecting small amount of support but in big volumes. The legal entity that will manage this fund is in the process of acquiring 501 (c) 3 status. The organization is at an embryonic stage. We are reaching out to you for your advice, suggestions an support to make this effort meaningful. Please contact us and provide your valuable suggestions to ensure we are in the correct path.

  • What about transparency?

    We will make every non private information available to public. The fund we are collecting will be made public and will be open for anyone to review.

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