Results from Tag: 'disaster relief'
Staff help families by providing groceries, diapers, food gift cards and cleanup supplies, as well as assistance with finding housing.
As floodwaters in Kerala recede, aid and materials are being given to those affected by the disaster.
Previously, these FEMA funds were limited to private nonprofits that were not affiliated with a religion.
Given directly to the local Church, the funds will be used to support initiatives aimed at helping displaced persons and victims of the earthquake.
Bishop Paul Simick, apostolic vicar of the Asian country, describes ‘a very, very frightening scene' in the wake of the April 25 earthquake.
Hagupit, locally known as ‘Ruby,’ ripped through the archipelago’s central belt Dec. 7, with heavy rains and wind that left 21 dead and more than 900 injured.