Advisory: Flood in Kutai Barat, Indonesia

  |   Posted: March 02, 2020   |   Updated: March 02, 2020

Final Update: March 3, 2020

There was heavy rain and flooding on February 22, 2020 in the Kutai Barat area. Thankfully, the rain didn’t last long and now things are returning to normal. In total, one Child Development Center (CDC) and 31 beneficiaries were affected. The Partner Facilitator collaborated with the CDC to provide affected beneficiaries with food and vitamins. The CDC was temporarily closed, but now the beneficiaries are able to attend the project again.

Thank you for your prayers for the affected beneficiaries, families and CDCs.

Disaster Alert: March 2, 2020

Heavy rain occurred in Indonesia on February 22nd and flooded many areas of Kutai Barat. So far, one Child Development Center (CDC) has been affected. Currently, beneficiary impact details are not yet available. The Partner Facilitator and the CDC are assessing the impact and providing support to the affected beneficiaries and families (e.g. food and vitamins). The impacted CDC was damaged so they are temporarily closed. It is estimated that over 30 beneficiaries are affected.

Please pray for the affected church partners and beneficiaries as they recover from the damages.