OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - 10.32:43 PM EST (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Akran Foundation announced today that, through its affiliated company Akran Marketing, staff members and suppliers, it will contribute $10,000 in cash and clothing to people in Nepal affected by the recent earthquake and aftershocks. The donations will be delivered to Nepal through Canadian charities that are already sending goods to the earthquake-ravaged area.
"Children account for nearly half of Nepal's population. I know that you share our compassion and concern for children and their families in the affected region," said Raman Agarwal, President & CEO of Akran Marketing.
The Akran Foundation works with children, families and communities around the world to overcome the cycle of poverty and to protect our environment. As a private foundation based in Ottawa and the philanthropic arm of Akran Marketing.
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