Sismo Septiembre 2017

5 ways you can help Mexico after the latest deadly earthquake

The help is good at all times and Entrepreneur en Español knows there are many people outside Mexican borders that want to lend a hand.
5 ways you can help Mexico after the latest deadly earthquake
Crédito: Arturo Luna / Entrepreneur en Español
Entrepreneur Staff
3 min read

The magnitude 7.1 earthquake registered on Tuesday, September 19, in Mexico has left more than 200 dead, in Mexico City, Morelos, Puebla and State of Mexico, in addition to 800 injured and 39 buildings collapsed. Tragically, among the victims were 21 children and four adults who were at the Enrique Rebsámen elementary school at the time of the event.

The country was still recovering from a magnitude 8.2 earthquake that hit the southern coast just two weeks ago. It was the strongest one Mexico has felt in 100 years. Also, Tuesday’s earthquake fell on the 32nd. anniversary of the magnitude 8.0 earthquake that struck Mexico City in 1985, killing more than 5,000 people.

The help is good at all times and Entrepreneur en Español knows there are many people outside Mexican borders that want to lend a hand.

Right now there are 5 different alternatives on how you can help Mexico:

1. Red Cross Mexico 

You can send donations to: 

+ Account holder name: Cruz Roja Mexicana IAP

+ SWIFT Code: BMSXMXMM

+ Account number: 0404040406

+ Domicile: Ejército Nacional No 1032, Colonia Los Morales, Zip Code 11510

2. Topos México 

Is a professional non-profit Mexican rescue team. They have helped in various international disasters. More than ever they need our support and any donation is more than appreciated.

You can send a donation here:

+ Bank: Santander

+ Account holder name: 92-00070929-4

+ SWIFT Code: 014180920007092942

+ Reference: Brigada de Rescate Topos Tlaltelolco, A.C.

+ To donate anywhere else via Paypal go to their web page. 

3. Amazon

Red Cross has also a wish list in Amazon of items that are needed right now. You can check the list here.

4. Facebook and crowdfunding

This fundraiser Facebook group is asking for any donation to buy supplies for all affected people.

You can also use crowdfunding sites, including Global Giving and GoFundMe.

5. Non-profits

You can also help trough nonprofit with monetary donations in organizations like Unicef Mexico.

You can help with clothes, water and food trough Red Cross MexicoOxfam Mexico,  Save the Children Mexico and Project Paz.

Entrepreneur en Español speaks in the name of Mexico by telling you that any little help is much appreciated and we will thank you forever with all our hearts.

If you don't have resources to help, you can also SHARE this post so we can spread the word and if you need to locate someone in Mexico City, contact us through Facebook and Twitter and we will help you spread their names.

¡Fuerza México!

Con información de Josie Palma y Martha Elena Violante. 

Keep Reading

Mexico Desconocido

5 lugares para ir a bailar en la CDMX

Un gran plan de viernes por la noche es salir a bailar. Ya sea en pareja, con amigos o contigo mismo y tus ganas de ligar, visita estos lugares que elegimos para ti y haz realidad el refrán: “lo bailado nadie te lo quita”.
Nupcias Magazine

Horóscopo matrimonial: lo que revela tu signo del zodiaco nupcial

Descubre lo que su signo del zodiaco nupcial dice sobre tu relación.
Altonivel

Michael Kors quiere vestirse de lujo con la compra de Versace

Michael Kors no ha ocultado su ambición de hacer crecer su cartera de marcas de gama alta y, ahora, quiere adquirir a Versace.

More from Entrepreneur

Are paying too much for business insurance? Do you have critical gaps in your coverage? Trust Entrepreneur to help you find out.
Get Your Quote Now

One-on-one online sessions with our experts can help you start a business, grow your business, build your brand, fundraise and more.
Book Your Session

Whether you are launching or growing a business, we have all the business tools you need to take your business to the next level, in one place.
Enroll Now

Latest on Entrepreneur

My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.

¿Puedo pedir un crédito para mi empresa afectada por el sismo?