Dear family and friends,
Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest storms in recorded history, flattened portions of the Philippines. As of yesterday, the estimates of the
homeless is in the thousands
and the death toll is projected to be in the range of 2,000 to 2,500.
demands an action from all of us!
Take a look at the picture gallery collated by CNN
The damage is undeniable and the losses (lives, resources) mounting…
numerous ways to
help, but without a doubt the most
efficient, and perhaps
effective option(s) is to assist
in the relief and search efforts.
For a list of organizations that are accepting donations, please see below:
- Action Against Hunger | ADRA | AmericanRedCross
- American Jewish JDC | Americares
- Architecture for Humanity | CARE
- Catholic Relief Services | ChildFund International
- Convoy of Hope | Direct Relief | Doctors Without Borders
- Habitat for Humanity | International Medical Corps
- IRC | Mercy Corps | OBI
- Oxfam America | Philippine Red Cross
- Plan | Samaritan’s Purse | The Salvation Army
- Save The Children | ShelterBox
- Stop Hunger Now | UNICEF
- World Food Programme | World Vision
Whatever you do, don’t forget to please continue to pray for the
Philippines and even those closer to us in need.
It is well &
God bless you.