Photo of a rescue worker and a dog looking through rubble after an earthquake
September 12, 2023

Support relief and recovery efforts in Morocco

On Friday September 8, a 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck Morocco, roughly 45 miles southwest of Marrakesh. This has been the strongest earthquake in over a century, resulting in thousands of deaths in the area. In addition to those who lost their lives, over 2,000 people have been injured and homes have been destroyed. 

Schwab Charitable, along with the Center for Disaster Philanthropy, will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates.

For those interested in supporting communities affected, please consider the charities and resources listed below.

The organizations below have been recommended by the Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP) to help those impacted.

Morocco earthquake cards

  • CARE, Inc.

    EIN: 13-1685039

  • Center for Disaster Philanthropy - CDP Disaster Recovery Fund

    EIN: 45-5257937

  • Direct Relief

    EIN: 95-1831116

  • Good360

    EIN: 54-1282616

  • Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC)

    EIN: 26-3865869

  • St. Bernard Project

    EIN: 26-2189665