Rotary Relief Efforts in the Philippines

For more than three hours, Typhoon Haiyan violently shook the roof, walls, and windows of Edgar Chiongbian’s house. The heavy winds and flying debris threatened to collapse his home to its foundation at any moment. After the winds subsided and the rain stopped, he emerged from where he and his family had taken cover and […]

Australian Response to Philippine Typhoon

Friends of Disaster Aid Australia  Please find attached our latest update on our ongoing work in the Philippines      Stage 1. The rebuilding of 500 homes will be complete by the end of December   Stage 2. The rebuilding of an additional 500 homes will commence in January Two Skyhydrant water purification systems are […]

District 6460 Foundation Disaster Relief Fund

Last Sunday portions of the communities of Washington, Pekin and East Peoria were seriously damaged by storms and tornadoes.  Since then, there has been a significant response by numerous organizations to assist those who have incurred injuries or damages.  Each of the Rotary Club Presidents has been in communication with your District Leadership to help […]

Disaster Relief & Shelterbox

Dear fellow Rotarians:   As we all know, on November 8th the worst recorded storm to make landfall flattened entire coastal towns and villages in the Philippines. Thousands of people were killed and hundreds of thousands more are struggling to survive without access to food, water, and shelter. I know we all want to help. […]

Update and Trek to Tacloban, Philippine Disaster area

Our Woodstock-Oxford Relief efforts are going well as we continue to receive reports and horrific stories of what is happening there.  To answer some questions:  Yes, our Rotary Club qualifies for the Canada match on funds we receive and Yes, we plan to do a Matching Global Grant with Rotary Foundation to work on renewal […]

Philippine Disaster Reflief


Here is the information currently on hand regarding the Philippine Typhoon disaster. These people have been hit by two typhoons and a major earthquake all in this year. They need a lot of help. Hope the information below is of assistance. The international team of Rotarians that I belong to is ready to help as […]

More Updates on Philippine Disaster Relief

Here are some updates on efforts to help with the Philippine disaster. Please feel free to forward to anyone you think might be interested in helping. DisasterAidUSA and DisasterAidAustralia have DART teams in the Philippines. The USA group helped with the previous typhoon and were in place helping with the earthquake recovery when this typhoon […]

Phillipine Disaster Relief

Many of you have been sending your kind thoughts and support for our Philippine Disaster Relief efforts. As of today you have generously donated almost $20,000. which will be matched by Canada government. Thanks for opening your hearts to share.  I just wanted to update you on things there, which seem to be getting worse each […]