|An injured Acehnese girl who also lost her entire family when a tsunami hit the region last week, wipes her face as she takes a rest at a hospital in Banda Aceh, Aceh province, Indonesia. (AP/Binsar Bakkara)
- American Friends Service Committee
- American Jewish World Services
- American Red Cross
- Catholic Relief Services
- Doctors Without Borders
- International Medical Corps
- International Orthodox Christian Charties
- World Vision
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One of the long term needs of the survivors is shelter.
The philosophy guiding many groups involved in housing
relief is that homes are the foundation for restoring
a destroyed community.
The Architecture for Humanity, a five year-old nonprofit
organization with members in over 100 countries is one
Here is a Blog by Andy Carvin, basically a Tsunami information clearinghouse