The aftermath of the earthquake in Abruzzo is devastating: 289 dead (22 children) and about 40.000 evacuees. Most of the people in the area of l'Aquila have lost everything. For those who wish to help here are the information on how to send money from abroad. Thank you.
"Un aiuto subito" - “Un aiuto subito”, an appeal on behalf of communities affected by the Abruzzo earthquake, was launched within hours of the disaster by the Corriere della Sera, Corriere.it, the Gazzetta dello Sport, Gazzetta.it and City. WHAT TO DO – Anyone wishing to make a donation to help victims in the earthquake zone can do so by bank transfer or by credit card. BANK TRANSFER: Intesa-San Paolo, ABI 3069, CAB 05061, account number 1000/144, account name: “Un aiuto subito – Terremoto dell’Abruzzo”. IBAN: IT 03 B 03069 05061 100000000144 CREDIT CARD DONATIONS (CartaSi, MasterCard, Visa, American Express) CartaSi Freephone: 800 317800 (from some mobiles, dial 12 followed by the number) Calls from abroad: +39 02 34980235. Have your credit card ready and follow the recorded instructions.