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Jun 30, 2015: Operation Rebuild Update: Published Report

Jun 30, 2015: Operation Rebuild Project Update: "Promoting Women Livelihood for Disaster Affected Hill Region in Uttarakhand" Published Report

Jun 30, 2015: Operation Rebuild Project Update: "Rebuilding livelihoods in disaster affected villages in Uttarakhand executed by Jan Jagran Samiti (Mandakini Mahila Bunkar Samiti)" Published Report

Aug 29, 2014: Operation Rebuild Update: Published Report

Nov 12: New updates for donors announced Donor Updates

Nov 03: Uttarakhand Association of New Zealandcontributes USD 10K+ for UMA Operation Rebuild.

Sep 30: Megachips donates $30,000 to UMA Operation Rebuild.

Sep 08: Radio interview with Anup Nautiyal and Renu Bhatt on AM 1150 Radio Zindagi in SF Bay Area. Listen

Aug 14: Radio Zindagi of Silicon Valley interviews UMA President Renu Bhatt and Treasurer Rajive Joshi. Listen

Aug 13: Google contributes $100K towards UMA Operation Rebuild.

The UMA team gratefully acknowledges the receipt of One Hundred Thousand Dollars grant from

Google Inc. Charitable Giving Fund Of Tides Foundation in support of flood relief efforts in Uttarakhand, India.

Aug 10: Singapore Uttarakhandis community sends pictures.

UMA is pleased to welcome the following diaspora organizations as part of the AIF-UMA partnership efforts for Uttarakhand.

The combined funds of AIF, UMA and the other diaspora organizations are expected to make a bigger impact than any one organization can achieve in helping the victims.

1. New Zealand uttarakhand.org.nz

2. Toronto, Canada ucacanada.com

3. Singapore community

UMA invites and will welcome as partners all Uttarakhand Diaspora associations and every civic, charitable, religious , and alumni

organizations around the world who has an interest in helping the Uttarakhad flood victims. Invitation Letter

Aug 02: Silicon Valley's local radio station interviews Dr. Kailash Joshi and Renu Bhatt about Uttrakhand relief efforts.Listen

Aug 02: UMA invites global Uttarakhand organizations to join AIF-UMA partnership. Invitation Letter

July 31: AIF-UMA released a joint appeal towards Uttarakhand relief.

UMA partners with American India Foundation (aif.org) to strengthen Operation Rebuild.

    • Global Donor Appeal
    • AIF Infrastructure And Resources
    • Maximize Donations To Victims

Please read the joint appeal.

More details and FAQ's regarding AIF-UMA partnership are here.

Donate in Rupees

(INR)

Please go to AIF website www.aif.org for Indian Rupee donations. Your donations in INR get 50% 80G tax exemption. (UMA is not setup to process rupee donations)

July 30: Pledge Your Time in Uttarakahnd. Help rebuild the region by actual grassroots volunteering.

July 30: Donate In Rupees

Please go to AIF website www.aif.org for Indian Rupee donations. (UMA is not setup to process rupee donations)

July 28: 52% aged below 30 Years missing in Kedar Valley.Report

July 28: UMA partners with American India Foundation (aif.org) to strengthen Operation Rebuild.

July 19: UMA volunteers issue survey report by village, block and district

July 19: Ontario Uttarakhand Association joins the UMA Operation Rebuild

July 16: Uttarakhand Association of New Zealand( UANZ ) joins the UMA Operation Rebuild

July 9: Singapore Diaspora joins the UMA Operation Rebuild: Help rehabilitate 2000 families, victims of the Himalayan Tsunami

June 26: Mail Today: Devastating floods in Uttarakhand were a disaster waiting to happen

June 25: India West: U.S. Groups Launch Long-Term Relief Efforts for Flood Victims