(image via Hackney Citizen)

(Photos via Ian Rathbone & The Hackney Citizen)

Update: As of August 30th, this site has collected over £30,000 in donations.

Thanks to both your and the considerable efforts of the Hackney community at large, Siva’s shop is now open for business and as such, donations are now closed. Thank you for your incredible support and generosity! - Friends of Siva

"I believe in Hackney. I believe in this community. I am filled with hope."

Siva, via @HeardinLondon

(Photo courtesy @HeardInLondon)

(Photo courtesy @HeardInLondon)

 
Click through to watch the Guardian’s video on the aftermath. 

Click through to watch the Guardian’s video on the aftermath. 

(Photo via The Atlantic.)

(Photo via The Atlantic.)

(Photo via 192.com.)

(Photo via 192.com.)