nepal_earthquake_adam_ferguson_2015_02217It’s been set up by human rights advocate Jack Byrne as a simpler way for people here to help out than having to transfer money overseas.

The fundraiser has started with a good initial boost of $480 and the money raised will be donated in a lump sum each week.

The money will go directly to the Blue Diamond Society (BDS), which Byrne says is family to thousands of sexual and gender minorities in Nepal. The organisation has been providing emergency support since the 7.9 magnitude earthquake. READ FULL