The deadline for submitting donations to be matched for the earthquake in Nepal is approaching.
For all eligible donations made until May 25, the Government of Canada will contribute a matching amount towards Canada’s “Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund.” For more information about the government’s matching program, click here.
For congregations submitting donations to be matched, please remember:
- Donations made between Monday, April 27 and Monday, May 25, 2015 are eligible to be matched.
- Send your donations in as soon as possible after May 25. Donations should be received at the PWS&D office no later than Friday, June 5, 2015.
- If you are a submitting a lump sum cheque from your congregation, you must also include a list of names of donors and the amount of their donations.
- This list of names and donation amounts is necessary documentation for PWS&D’s attestation to the Canadian government for the matching fund program.
PWS&D continues to respond to the earthquake in Nepal through the ACT Alliance.
Download an updated bulletin insert for the Nepal Earthquake.
Nepal Earthquake Bulletin insert - colour