Monday, September 8, 2014

Fwd: Urgent appeal for Rahat Floods..

An Appeal from Goonj

Dear Friends,

You must be following the news on the worsening floods in Jammu and Kashmir. While we are working in some states already struggling with floods, the J & K floods are taking on the magnitude of Kosi and Uttarakhand floods. The upcoming winters are only going to add to this nationwide calamity. Goonj is trying its best to reach out relief in J & K and other states. 

This is an URGENT APPEAL to join GOONJ for 'RAHAT FLOODS'We urge you to initiate pan- India campaigns in your offices, schools, colleges and get each one from your network to act.. 

Urgent requirements-

a) Material: Large quantities of good quality blankets, woolens, tarpaulin, basic medicines, utensils, good quality solar torches, buckets, torch and batteries, umbrellas, water purifier tablets, crutches, candles, rope. Also- Old flex banners, mats, contributions for Sanitary pads & Sujnis. Please make sure to send the material to the Goonj offices. Here is the list- 

b) Monetary contributions- for logistics and essential purchases. (All monetary contributions are tax exempted u/s 80G) please click below for the easiest option to transfer the money; 

Do send your full name, address, tel. no, for receipt purpose to as soon as you transfer the money for the receipt purpose.

c) Logistics support; Material transportion from our offices;Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata and the additional collection hubs to the affected areas. 

Goonj is also keen to create collection hubs in more cities, if anyone is interested in opening up a temporary centre, do write back to us. 

Do spread the word. Use your face book, twitter, e-mail and websites to spread the message..  

We will be updating status on and on our face book page regularly. Do write to us on or call 011- 41401216, 26972351 for any further queries.

Let's do our bit!!

With best


Anshu Gupta
Founder Director