Final Update: December 16, 2020
Rain showers continue in some areas of Sri Lanka and more severe thunderstorms are expected due to the monsoon season. A total of 225 beneficiaries and their families were impacted. The affected families were well supported with disaster relief funds for temporary shelters and food packs.
Thank you for your prayers for safety and provision of beneficiaries and their families.
Update #1: December 7, 2020
The heavy rain and strong wind brought by the storm subsided on December 5. The Child Development Centers continue to assess impact to beneficiaries. To date, 217 beneficiaries and their families are reported as affected.
Please continue to pray for the affected beneficiaries and families, as well as the church partners that are supporting them.
Disaster Alert: December 3, 2020
The Burevi Cyclone brought strong winds, heavy rains and flooding to most areas of Sri Lanka. Damage is widespread. Child Development Centers (CDCs) are assessing impact, and to date, 34 beneficiaries and their families have been reported as affected. The CDCs are providing cooked food as well as relief packs to affected families.
Please pray for the protection and provision of beneficiaries, families, staff, and church partners throughout Sri Lanka.