Samaritan’s Purse Airlifts Critical Relief to Hurricane-Battered Bahamas – Samaritan’s Purse is airlifting its DC-8 cargo plane stocked with critical supplies to the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian pummeled the island—leaving thousands of people without basic necessities. The first plane load includes emergency shelter material, household water filters and two community water filtration units specially designed to turn saltwater into drinking water.
Hurricane Dorian: Prayers for those effected & in its path #Dorian #HurricaneDorian
Know the storm: Be prepared for hurricanes. Hurricanes are no laughing matter. Hurricanes are strong storms that can wreak havoc. Strong hurricane winds and rain can cause substantial damage, as can tidal surges that cause flooding to coastal areas. #Hurricanes
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