Wednesday, November 16, 2005

PSA: South Asian Quake Relief event on Saturday

"Disaster knows no borders ... neither should humanity"

Oct 8th – A devastating earthquake strikes South Asia leaving at least 90,000 dead, and 3-4 million homeless.TODAY - One month after the earthquake, many survivors in remote areas are still in need of immediate relief and rehabilitation. A brutal Himalayan winter is approaching, a massive second wave of death is expected if help – shelter, supplies, medicine – doesn't reach survivors soon.

YOU can make a difference! Please attend!

A Benefit for the Survivors of the South Asian Earthquake

Saturday, November 19th, 7PM
Wheeler Auditorium
University of California Berkeley
Buy Tickets

100% of the proceeds go towards grassroots earthquake relief efforts in Pakistan and India - specifically,Edhi Foundation (Pakistan), Sungi Development Foundation (Pakistan), & Association for India's Development's Jammu and Kashmir Fund (India).

For further information, please email


  • Farah Shaikh - Kathak Dance)
  • Chhandam -Chitresh Das Dance Company
  • Shalja Patel - Spoken Word
  • Arshad Syed - Santoor
  • Shabi Farooq - Tabla
  • Rita Sahai- Hindustani Vocal
  • Vivek Anand & Ferhan Qureshi - Tabla
  • Kamal Hyder & Nasir Syed - Sitar Duet
  • Ferhan Qureshi -Tabla
  • Domestic Crusaders - Pakistani American Theatre

No comments: