For much of the world, Japan’s triple disasters lie in the past. After all, an entire year has elapsed since the March 11, 2011, earthquake triggered a massive tsunami and a horrifying nuclear crisis.
3/5/12: The Rev. Tom Hazelwood, US Disaster Response executive for the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is on his way today to areas affected by last week’s tornadoes.
By Emily Nelms (UMCOR)
Your gift supports ongoing recovery work in Alabama and other states that were affected by historic tornadoes last year.
Shannon Trilli will serve as the new director of Global Health programs. Trilli will be the key liaison to all international, regional, and national collaborating health partners.
Typhoon Sendong struck last weekend in the Philippines sweeping away entire villages and leaving tens of thousands of people homeless.
Read a student volunteer's reflection in the UMCOR Notebook.
Please offer your prayers and support for the people in Cagayan De Oro and Iligan who are being affected by flash flooding caused by Typhoon Sendong. UMCOR Philippines is preparing to respond.
Give to Philippines Emergency, Advance #240235.