Compassion Philippines has provided initial information about Typhoon Bopha, which hit Mindanao island on December 5, 2012.
Some families in Butuan City, Davao City, Dipolog and Tagum City have been affected, but the extent of damage is not fully known at this time. Affected families have children attending Monkayo Child Development Center (PH-539), Grace Child Development Center (PH-608), Timbercity Student Center (PH-613), The Potter Student Center (PH-614), God’s Love Student Center (PH-620) and Trento Child Development Center (PH-629). Currently, no specific information is available as to how these families have been affected.
Currently, there are no reports of major damage from Cagayan de Oro City and Davao City, though these areas were flooded.
Please pray for the Lord’s protection and care for all of our beneficiaries in the Philippines.
Compassion Philippines will keep us updated as more information is available.