Samaritan’s Purse Standing with Puerto Rico in Long-Term Recovery – Plan Includes Fixing Churches and Homes, Bringing New Power Source to Hard-Hit Community. As hurricane season approaches people across Puerto Rico are still reeling from last year’s devastating storms—Irma and Maria. That is why international Christian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse is announcing a multiyear recovery plan aimed at rehabilitating more than 390 homes and 55 churches in central and southern Puerto Rico.
Samaritans Purse deploys disaster response teams to Florida and the Caribbean. Samaritan’s Purse disaster response teams are helping thousands of families devastated by Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean and on the coast of Florida. The North Carolina-based organization is airlifting emergency supplies to storm-ravaged Caribbean islands, and two disaster relief units are on the way to Southwest Florida to provide aid to families reeling from the storm. International relief organization aids Hurricane Irma victims across the storm’s track. #HurricaneIrma