Gifts in action

Lending a helping hand

After a devastating earthquake struck Nepal in May 2015, Oxfam provided life-saving aid in places like Sankhu, where 980 houses collapsed in the quake. As Oxfam staffers and local volunteers distributed emergency kits to families who lost their homes, Anu, age 7, jumped in to lend a hand. The kits contain essentials like a bucket for clean water, a bar of soap, oral rehydration salts, and towels.

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