News / Earthquake

Rebuilding a Village, 36 New Homes and Counting...

One year after the earthquakes, we saw first-hand the utter destruction of Nepali villages. Using the last of your generous donations, we have been helping to rebuild Resmi's village of Khanigaun.
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Our Jackets... ♫ What's Fuel Got to Do With It? ♬

Nepal is in the grip of a crippling fuel crisis. No matter when you purchase a jacket - before or after Christmas - you're helping 7 tailors earn fair wages to support their families during a time when work is more scarce than fuel.

And we have some new jackets in stock!

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What's Shakin' Post-Earthquake

It has been 3 months since Nepal was hit by a massive and violent earthquake (7.8 on the Richter scale), that was the worst in several generations. Here's how we've used donated funds to help in Nepal - not just Jasper and Resmi's families, not just the factory workers and their families, but entire villages!

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Earthquake 1 Month Later

Over 1 month has passed since the first of the hundreds of earthquakes experienced in Nepal. The generosity of our supporters has allowed us to extend our network of aid well beyond the immediate J4J families.

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Global BC Online Earthquake Coverage

In its April 29, 2015 online news site, Global BC posted a post-earthquake article about Jackets for Jasper.

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North Shore News 'Quake Coverage

In its April 29 edition, the North Shore News (our North Vancouver newspaper) published an article about the terrible earthquake in Nepal, following up on some North Vancouver connections to people there, including Jackets for Jasper.

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Earthquake!!

You've heard the terrible news and seen the tragic images on TV: a devastating 7.8 earthquake has hit Nepal. In 52 seconds of powerful shaking, the lives of all of our friends in Nepal have changed forever. Please donate!

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