When a person sees that their friend is suffering in one way or another, they usually do what ever they can to help them. This is exactly what Majeed Ekbal is doing. He has many friends who live in the country of Nepal. He knows that much disaster and medical relief is still needed for the victims of the April and May earthquakes that took place in the country of Nepal in 2015. He has set up a Go Fund Me account in order to raise $10,000. Once he raises the money, he will donate it to a crowdrise campaign. The crowdrise campaign has been especially set up with the goal of raising $1 million for individuals who have suffered as a result of the earthquakes in Nepal.
Many individuals around the world were in shock as they saw the devastation that took place in April 2015 in the country of Nepal. On April 25, a 7.8 earthquake occurred. This earthquake caused hundreds of thousands of buildings and homes to crumble. It resulted in more than 9,000 deaths and 22,000 injuries. Sadly, many strong aftershocks occurred. In fact, on May 12, a 7.3 earthquake rocked the country again. This led to even more devastation, death, and injuries. Majeed Ekbal knows that the money he will raise will be of great help to individuals who are still suffering as a result of the earthquakes in Nepal. He has been personally donating money to the crowdrise campaign.
Individuals in the Chicago area are familiar with Majeed Ekbal as a well-known real estate investor. Also, his name is becoming more and more popular because he recently opened the business Expresso Inc. The purpose of this business is to provide a convenient grocery delivery service to individuals who would like to avoid driving through traffic and the hassle of shopping in busy grocery stores. For a small fee, usually less than $10, groceries from large chain stores as well as small specialty shops can be delivered to their home, business, or another convenient location. The company even offers to send items to individuals in other parts of the United States by means of Federal Express.