May 22, 2014

Diaspora donated over 200.000 EUR
Serbian diaspora, along with the great number of donors from Serbia, collected over 200.000 EUR during the last four days through the Charity organization Serbs for Serbs. Over 3.000 donors worldwide supported this action. The list of the donors can be found on the official SFS website So far, the organization provided great help for the endangered areas in Obrenovac and the surrounding villages, in the accommodation centres in Belgrade, endangered people in Mali Zvornik, Sabac, Bajina Basta, Krupanj, Smederevska Palanka and Paracin. Also, the first contigent of help was delivered in the endangered areas in the Republic of Srpska through the local branch of SFS.

The organization in Serbia spent 592.605 dinars in the first four days, for various help: groceries (water, canned food, milk for babies), diapers, life jackets and lifebelts, pvc boots, raincoats, socks, T-shirts, towels, diapers for adults, flashlights, etc. At the same time, SFS delivered material help in food, clothing and footwear from other towns in Serbia and diaspora. SFS from Switzerland spent 5.000 CHF for the endangered areas in the Republic of Srpska. The largest part of the remaining money will be used in the projects of repairing the damage in the flooded towns and villages in Serbia and the Republic of Srpska.

Charity organization Serbs for Serbs, which gathers several thousand members from the diaspora and Serbia, commenced the action of helping the endangered households in Serbia, whose properties were struck by one of the largest natural disasters in the last 100 years. The organization has been active since 2005 in collecting and delivering of social and humanitarian aid to the endangered families with five and more children accross Balkan.

The diaspora has evidently recognized the value and importance of the Charity organization Serbs for Serbs, which is proven by over 200.000 EUR of collected donations.

President of the organization, Igor Rasula, says he is proud that the donations come not only from the Serbian diaspora, great number of Americans, Norwegians, Chinese, Swedes and Canadians, but also from Kosovo and Metohija and Krajina.

Donations for the project of help to the endangered household can be sent to the current accounts of the organization:

- Serbia - Dinar account: 160-279491-71 (indicating “fight against the floods”), currency account: IBAN: RS35160005080002381269, SWIFT: DBDBRSBG, Customer: Srbi za Srbe

- Serbian Republic - km account: 5514802213924928 (indicating “fight against the floods”) account: IBAN: BA395514804813925344, SWIFT: BALVBA22, Customer: Srbi za Srbe - Austria: Account number: 10364339 BLZ: 32000 (with reference to “fight against the floods”)

- States of the European Union: IBAN: AT97 3200 0000 1036 4339 SWIFT / BIC: RLNWATWW, Customer: Serbs for Serbs (with reference to “fight against the floods”)

- Switzerland: 85-419625-6, IBAN: CH46 0900 0000 8541 9625 6, SWIFT: POFICHBEXXX, Customer Serbs for Serbs (with reference to “fight against the floods”)

- PayPal (Europe): (indicating “fight against the floods”)

- PayPal (USA): (indicating “fight against the floods”)

- • Checking acct info (USA) Domestic wires: 121000248 Acct# 5765278378 International wires: WFBIUS6S Bank Name: Wellsfargo NA. Address:420 MONTGOMERY STREET, SAN FRANCISCO,CA. 94163. • Mail donation: PO Box 34206 Chicago, IL. 60634 USA.

- Moneybookers / Skrill:

- Srbija:

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Charity organization Serbs for Serbs thank all the donors who recognized the moment when Serbia and the Republic of Srpska need significant amount of money for repairing the damage caused by the floods. The action “Fight against the floods” continues, because this is only the beginning of gathering the Serbian Diaspora and providing necessary help.  

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