Donations for Turkey and Syria Earthquake Victims

Caritas Aotearoa NZ is accepting donations to help  the people of south-eastern Turkey and northern Syria, seriously affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake and aftershocks of Monday 6 February which toppled hundreds of buildings and killed many thousands of people.

Keep the people of Turkey and Syria in your prayers as they face widespread devastation and loss of life.

If you would like to donate, you can do so online through the Caritas Emergency Donation tab at this link:  (please specify that your donation is for Turkey Earthquake).

Or donate via the Caritas bank account:  03-0518-0211216-00 (please include your first & last name and put Turkey as the code).


Dear God, Through dark and difficult moments, we know that You are always with us. Today we come to You in prayer to ask You to bring comfort, healing and hope to the communities that have been devastated by this disaster. Let the people of these nations rest in the comfort of knowing that You are with them and that you will provide for their needs as You always have. 

In Jesus’ Name,  Amen.