Uttarakhand Floods, 2013

Date: 16 June, 2013

Category: Flash Floods

Incessant rainfall in June 2013 caused extensive damage in the state of Uttarakhand. Roads and essential infrastructure suffered extensive damage. According to the figures provided by the Uttarakhand government, more than 5,700 people were "presumed dead" and more than 4000 villages were affected, with an estimated loss of over INR 3,000 Crores.

United Way Response:


NGO Partners:
Pratham Council for Vulnerable Children, Pragya, Pratham Education Foundation, SEEDS, Habitat for Humanity

Corporate Partners:
Cargill, Harley Davidson, JP Morgan, GE, Wells Fargo, FedEx, Bank of America Limited

Individual Donor:
Arun Agarwal