Harvard Square Business Association members have come together to raise much needed funds for relief efforts in Nepal. To date, the earthquake on April 25th has killed more than 8,000 people and injured more than 16,000. It’s been more than two weeks since the magnitude 7.8 earthquake rocked Nepal, and the death toll continues to rise. Please visit these participating businesses in Harvard Square to lend your support to this critical endeavor.
Café Sushi will donate 25% of sales on Wednesday the 13th to relief efforts in Nepal.
Café Sushi, 1105 Massachusetts Avenue, 617-492-0434, www.cafesushicambridge.com
Cambridge Savings Bank
Cambridge Savings Bank held Employee Jeans Days on May 1st and 2nd. Bank employees were able to wear their jeans to work on Friday, May 1st for a minimum $5.00 donation and to work on Saturday, May 2nd for a minimum $3.00 donation. Cambridge Savings Bank employee donations will be sent to Shelter Box, a non-profit organization providing direct relief efforts in Nepal – http://www.shelterboxusa.org.
Cambridge Savings Bank, 1374 Massachusetts Avenue, 617-441-4155 www.cambridgesavings.com
Drink For A Cause – Charlie’s Kitchen Disaster Relief fund for Nepal Earthquake
7.9 Richter Scale $7.90
Vodka, Goji liqueur, Licor 43, Dark Rum, OJ, Cranberry
Quake Relief $7.90
Our twist to Whiskey Smash
Whiskey, Lemon juice, Simple syrup, Fresh Mints
All the proceeds from the cocktails (Monday, May 11- Sunday, May 17) are donated to the Rotary Club of Nepal to build 1000+ permanent housing for the most affected areas in Nepal devastated by the 7.9 Richter Scale earthquake.
Please join us on Sunday May 17th from 10pm to 1am for a special fundraising event. All the sales will be donated to the cause. Enjoy Karaoke night with raffle tickets, live auctions (Paintings, Game tickets, T-shirts, Nepali Arts and Crafts) and complimentary snacks.
Darwin’s has collection boxes for Nepal disaster relief at all 3 locations.
Darwin’s, 148 Mt. Auburn Street, 617-354-5233, www.darwinsltd.com/148-mt-auburn-street
Irving House at Harvard
Irving House, in honor of our two Nepali employees, will donate one dollar per room per night for the month of May to Habitat for Humanity International or Oxfam.
Irving House at Harvard, 24 Irving Street, 617-547-4600, www.irvinghouse.com
Rebekah Brooks Jewelry
Rebekah Brooks will have a necklace & earrings on offer with 100% of proceeds going to disaster relief.
Rebekah Brooks Jewelry, 17 Brattle Street, 617-864-1639, www.rebekahbrooks.com
The recent devastation in Nepal has left us with a heavy heart and wondering what we can do in Boston’s hospitality community, to raise awareness and funds for Nepal relief. Chef/Owner, Jody Adams has decided that, during the entire month of May, 20% of all our Long Island Duck sales will be donated to Nepal relief. https://www.facebook.com/RialtoRestaurant
Rialto, One Bennett Street, 617-661-5050, www.rialto-restaurant.com
Park with SpotHero to Support Disaster Relief in Nepal – From now until the end of June use promo code RELIEFNEPAL and SpotHero will donate $5 to Nepal Disaster Relief and grant you 5% off your parking reservation. SpotHero is a parking reservation platform that connects drivers to convenient, discounted local parking. Use SpotHero to reserve a great parking spot for a great price right. To find out more, visit the SpotHero Website or download the SpotHero mobile app.
Spothero, (617) 381-4535, www.spothero.com/boston