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Let Us Help Our Brothers and Sisters in Ecuador

The Archdiocese of Toronto is accepting financial contributions for humanitarian relief following the disastrous effects of a serious earthquake on April 16.

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake and aftershocks have devastated huge areas of Ecuador, with nearly 600 people reported dead, another 5,700 injured and 24,000 families left homeless. 200 more words

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Natural Disasters, April 29

1909      1909 Tornado Outbreak kills 165 people.

1912      1912 Tornado Outbreak kills 45 people.

1991      Bangladesh Cyclone struck the Chittagong district of southeastern Bangladesh with winds exceeding 155 mph kills 138,866 people and leaves 10 million homeless.

Natural Disasters, April 28

2011      This was the final day of the 2011 tornado outbreak which began on April 25th and killed close to 300 people. These few days (from April 27-28) seem to have a lot of tornado outbreaks, as a matter of fact I heard about one on the news last night.

Poetry: "The Power of Nature"

What the title says, the reminder that us humans shouldn’t be so cocky when we deal with the world we live in… 78 more words

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Nepal’s Young Rebuild After Deadly Quake

With on-the-ground expertise, technology entrepreneurship and determination to rebuild their country after the deadly April 2015 earthquake, Nepal’s young adults are blazing a trail for disaster relief that could shape the way future rescue missions are carried out. 122 more words

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Nabau District School: You are the first to help us

It’s been two months since Cyclone Winston claimed the lives of 44 people whilst destroying homes and livelihoods. With a total preliminary cost of damage in all sectors at $476.3 million, Cyclone Winston was the strongest tropical cyclone recorded in history to make landfall in Fiji and the South Pacific Basin. 944 more words

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Natural Disasters, April 27

1912      1912 Tornado Outbreak, 45 people killed.

2011      The April 25-28 tornado outbreak devastated parts of the Southeastern United States killing more than 300 people. A total of 205 tornadoes touched down on this day, April 27th alone. 12 more words