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Typhoon leaves millions in the Philippines destitute, Greater Richmond community responds to relief effort
(Up-to-date disaster news coverage here)
Dec 4 - Typhoon Haiyan (or Yolanda), occurring on the tail end of an earthquake in Bohol in October, wreaked havok in the country now a month ago. Droves of people are left without basic necessities like food and shelter. The extent of the infrastructural damage is severe, making it difficult to get aid into the hardest hit areas.
Check our Typhoon Relief page for information on local relief efforts occurring in the greater Richmond area. The page will be updated as more information comes in. Thank you in advance for your concern and support for the people of the Philippines. We stand together as "isang pamilya, isang mahal" - one family, one love.