On August 24, 2016 a magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck Central Italy with major damage and impact to multiple towns. Humanity Road activated its digital disaster desk to monitor social media and amplify official messages in social media for those impacted by the earthquake. Below is a situation report providing helpful links to official accounts and early indications of the situation based on social media. Humanity Road provides this information as a public service to people impacted and to those first responders providing aid. We help people and animals impacted by disaster receive aid faster. Everyone deserves the right to call for help. Someone should hear that call. Your support helps improve communications so those impacted by disaster can receive aid faster. Donate now. Or text the word HUMANITY to 41444 to support digital disaster response.