Conroy Reynolds

Horn of Africa Drought Emergency

Fundraising for Read Horn Of Africa Usa
US$2,020
raised of US$5,000 target
by 13 supporters
In memory of Sandra Johnson
Participants: Sandra Johnson
Communities in the Horn of Africa are facing the threat of starvation following four consecutive failed rainy seasons in many parts of the region. Read Horn of Africa is working to provide immediate support to families impacted by the droughts.

Story

Communities in the Horn of Africa are facing the threat of starvation following four consecutive failed rainy seasons in many parts of Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya and , an event not seen in at least 40 years. The October-December 2020, March-May 2021, October-December 2021 and March-May 2022 seasons were all marred by below-average rainfall, leaving large swathes of Somalia, southern and south-eastern Ethiopia, and northern and eastern Kenya facing the most prolonged drought in recent history. The March-May 2022 rainy season was the driest on record in the last 70 yearsmaking the 2020-2022 surpass the horrific droughts in both 2010-2011 and 2016-2017 in duration and severityand early forecasts indicate that the October-December 2022 rainy season is also likely to fail. With your support, Read Horn of Africa will be able to provide immediate support to families impacting by the droughts. Your donation will help us provide food, water, and shelter to those in need.

About the campaign

Communities in the Horn of Africa are facing the threat of starvation following four consecutive failed rainy seasons in many parts of the region. Read Horn of Africa is working to provide immediate support to families impacted by the droughts.

About the charity

Read Horn of Africa USA is a non-profit organization that partners with individuals, foundations, corporations,and communities to provide life-sustaining services to the people of the Horn of Africa. We work with local communities to improve access to water, education, and health solutions.

Donation summary

Total raised
US$2,020.00
Online donations
US$2,020.00
Offline donations
US$0.00

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