HOME

NEWS

CHARITIES

VOLUNTEER

ACTION CENTER

ADD CHARITY

CONTACT

SUPPORT

World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity
World Vision rushing supplies to Chile after earthquake

Examiner.com

2374 days ago   Article ID# 370900
Original URL

 

World Vision

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (Examiner.com) - World Vision is rushing emergency supplies to survivors of the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked Chile overnight. We are preparing an airlift of relief supplies, which will be distributed to the most needed areas where we work in Chile. Staff on the ground are mobilizing to meet the immediate, basic needs of children and families.

"It happened in the middle of the night. Everyone was sleeping, and there was no time to escape. Many houses are destroyed; even large buildings have collapsed," said Mariela Chavarriga, Emergency Advisor with World Vision in Chile.

Your help is needed now! World Vision will distribute emergency survival kits — including clean water, blankets and tents — to provide immediate aid to affected children and families. We have worked in Chile for 30 years and have more than 100 staff in the country, many living and working in areas close to the quake epicenter. We are also preparing to deploy additional staff to assist in the relief response.

If you can, please donate now to help us meet the urgent needs of Chile's earthquake survivors. And please join us in prayer for hurting children and families in Chile.

Copyright 2016 Examiner.com   (Copyright Terms)
Updated 2374 days ago   Article ID# 370900

World Vision    View Charity Profile    Visit Website

More World Vision, WI, Guatemala News

World Vision leads in literacy boost in Lilongwe

33 days ago From malawi24.com 

DURHAM, U K - ...

World Vision-Malawi throws weight behind WASH program

145 days ago From capitalradiomalawi.com 

LILONGWE, MALAWI - ...

IOM, partners distribute shelter materials to vulnerable South Sudan households

256 days ago From iom.int 

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - ...

BRAND’S® partners with World Vision International -- sponsors 180 under-privileged children

377 days ago From prnw.cbe.thejakartapost.com 

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - ...

World Vision presents health, education materials

387 days ago From ghanaweb.com 

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - ...

Go to page:   1    2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  Next >> 

<< Return To World News

Action Center

Global warming is melting the Greenland ice sheet, fast

Action: Climate Change

A new study measures the loss of ice from one of world’s largest ice sheets. They find an ice loss that has accelerated in th ...

Tell Missouri to stop unlimited for-profit turtle trapping

Action: Wildlife Conservation

Because Missouri allows commercial trappers to take unlimited numbers of turtles from the state's rivers, thousands of the st ...

Orangutans face complete extinction within 10 years, animal rescue charity warns

Action: Stop Deforestation

Orangutans will be extinct from the planet within 10 years unless action is taken to preserve forests in Indonesia and Malays ...

Say no to these three uranium mines at Grand Canyon

Action: Stop Pollution

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is preparing to issue permits to allow the operation of three uranium mines i ...

Obama's offshore drilling puts whales and dolphins in peril, groups warn

Action: Save Our Oceans

Environmental groups have turned on the Obama administration over offshore oil and gas extraction, warning it puts whales and ...

View All Actions >>

 

 

Charities

News

Follow Us

Support

Find A Charity

Action Center

World

Community

Facebook

Twitter Support

Contact

Volunteer

Add A Site

Environment

Animals

Google+

Privacy Policy

Copyright

 

 

Health

Celebrity

Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.