|   Posted: August 27, 2021   |   Updated: September 22, 2021

Update #2: September 22, 2021

Heavy rains in the northern part of the Colombia continue. To date, 322 beneficiaries and two Child Development Centers (CDCs) have been affected. The Child Development Centers (CDCs) have provided basic relief items and support. The Compassion Colombia National Office is negotiating with state and international organizations to obtain help with recovery support. The Compassion Colombia National Office will continue to assess the situation and report updates as soon as possible.

Thank you for your continued prayers for beneficiaries and their families during this difficult time.

Disaster Update #1: September 9, 2021

Increased rainfall continues in the northern part of Colombia and is expected to continue through the end of the year. To date, 266 beneficiaries and two Child Development Centers (CDCs) have been affected. The Child Development Centers (CDCs) have provided impacted beneficiaries and families with basic relief items and support. The Compassion Colombia National Office will report updates as they become available.

Thank you for your continued prayers for the safety and well-being of beneficiaries and their families.

Disaster Alert: August 10, 2021

Heavy rains in the northern part of the Colombia have caused damage in Bolivar and Córdoba. Additionally, the Cauca River overflowed causing flooding in several other municipalities. Homes have been damaged and household items lost. To date, 262 beneficiaries and two Child Development Centers (CDCs) have been affected. The CDCs received assistance from the Compassion Colombia National Office and food kits and mats have been distributed to impacted families. The Compassion Colombia National Office will continue to assess the situation and report updates as they become available.

Please pray for the impacted beneficiaries and their families during this season of recovery.