Hurricane Katrina was the deadliest and must destructive Atlantic hurricane in 2005. It was the one natural disaster as well as one of the five deadliest hurricanes in the history of the United States. At least 1,836 people died in the actual hurricane and in the subsequent floods. On August 29, Hurricane Katrina caused land slide near Louisiana with heavy rainfall. As a result of the rainfall and storm, several bridges were destroyed and people in Louisiana lost electric supply as a result of Hurricane Katrina and severe rainfall and subsequent flood.
Marafie Foundation contributed financial support to the victims through Direct Relief International (DRI).