Disaster Relief

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Storm in Bolivar, Colombia

August 15, 2019 — The rains have decreased in the Bolivar area. Beneficiaries are now able to attend their Child Development Center (CDC).

Crisis Philippines
Advisory: Fire in Gun-ob, Lapulapu City, Cebu, Philippines

August 15, 2019 — A fire occurred in the highly populated area of Baranguay Gun-ob. Six beneficiaries and their families were affected.

Crisis Thailand
Advisory: Typhoon Wipha in Tak Province, Thailand

August 15, 2019 — Floodwaters in the village of Mae Salidluang are beginning to recede as rain from Typhoon Wipha has decreased. Landslides are still possible in the area.

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Buenaventura, Colombia

August 15, 2019 — Strong rains caused flooding in Buenaventura, which is located in the Pacific region of Colombia.

Crisis Philippines
Advisory: Fire in Madapo, Davao City, Philippines

August 14, 2019 — A fire destroyed or partially damaged 30 homes in the urban community of Madapo, Davao City, Philippines. The homes belonging to six beneficiaries were damaged.

Crisis Bangladesh
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Overflowed River in Bangladesh

August 7, 2019 — To date, 100 beneficiaries and five Child Development Centers have been affected.

Crisis Ethiopia
Advisory: Flooding in Teji and Asgori, Ethiopia

August 6, 2019 — Heavy rainfall has caused flooding, affecting 245 beneficiaries and one Child Development Center.

Crisis Sri Lanka
Advisory: Strong Winds and Heavy Rain in Sri Lanka

August 6, 2019 — Many homes have been damaged from heavy rains and strong winds in Sabaragamuwa, as well as the Western, Central and Southern provinces.

Crisis Uganda
Advisory: Ebola Outbreak in Kasese, Uganda

August 5, 2019 — Uganda has been declared Ebola free. The 12 Child Development Centers affected are re-opening and providing programming.

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