Nepal Earthquake 

    Basnet: "Again. Ohhh, God."

  • CNN Hero Pushpa Basnet with children in her care, following the earthquake that damaged their home in Kathmandu.

    ECDC Nepal

    2012 CNN Hero of the Year Pushpa Basnet and the 45 children in her care -- whose parents are incarcerated -- were forced to evacuate their damaged residence. They continue to live outdoors in a nearby field. Clean water remains a concern. The permanent home she was building for the children was extensively damaged.

    Koirala: "The fear is not gone from us."

  • CNN Hero Anuradha Koirala (left) with children at Maiti Nepal

    Maiti Nepal

    For 2010 CNN Hero of the Year Anuradha Koirala, who rescues victims of sex trafficking, damage was largely limited to her group's HIV/AIDS hospitce for terminally-ill girls. She cares for 425 girls at her nonprofit's main rehabilitation shelter, all of whom were again relocated outdoors after the second quake.

 

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