In 2007, unusual heavy monsoon brought about a devastating flood which engulfed majority of the country. Death toll raised to 1000 and 9 million people became homeless. SpaandanB, with the help to its helping organizations, started an emergency relief effort to provide food and shelter to the victims.
The following table shows the details of the flood acivities-
|Badhan||Distribution of food and medicine.||Many locations including Manikgonj, Rangpur, etc.||$20,000|
|BUET 88 Club||Distribution of house building materials.||$18,500|
|Hunger Project Bangladesh||Distribution of water purification tablets and saline packets.Post-Flood rehabi-|
|30 unions in 6 districts||$35,500|
|ORCA||Provide rickshaws to rehabilitate through income generating activities.||Kurigram, Kishoreganj, Rajshahi.||$9,000|
|Sandipan||Distribution of food and medicine.||All over Bangladesh||$9,000|
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