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Samaritan’s Purse Airlifts Critical Relief to Hurricane-Battered Bahamas

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.

Samaritan’s Purse Standing with Puerto Rico in Long-Term Recovery
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Samaritan’s Purse Standing with Puerto Rico in Long-Term Recovery

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.

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Graham helps bring prayer, hope and healing with Decision Texas: The Lone Star Tour

Graham helps bring prayer, hope and healing with Decision Texas: The Lone Star Tour. Franklin Graham, who was in Texas shortly after Hurricane Harvey with chaplains and relief teams from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan’s Purse, which are now working in five locations across the state to help people who have suffered storm and flood damage, will return next month with Decision Texas: The Lone Star Tour. Graham will be asking Texans to join him in praying for recovery not only from the storm, but for the miracle America desperately needs to solve the political, racial and cultural divisions plaguing our country. #DecisionTexas #LoneStarTour

Samaritan's Purse is an international Christian relief organization that has helped more than 34,000 families in 35 states following hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, fires and ice storms (as of August 2017). Includes those effected by Hurricane Harvey.
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Samaritan’s Purse Sending More Disaster Relief Units to Texas from Hurricane Harvey

Samaritan’s Purse Sending More Disaster Relief Units to Texas from Hurricane Harvey. This North Carolina based organization is deploying additional staff and supplies to the hardest hit areas. #SamaritansPurse #HurricaneHarvey #Texas #Houston

Samaritan’s Purse and BGEA Among ‘Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016’
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Samaritan’s Purse and BGEA Among ‘Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016’

Samaritan’s Purse and BGEA Among ‘Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016’ International Christian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association have been recognized as Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. As part of a special project by CNBC, the two North Carolina nonprofit organizations were recognized for their work “both at home and abroad, all while maintaining top-notch financial management and transparency standards.”

Using special tracking technology, participants can discover where in the world their gifts will be delivered to children in need. Boxes can be registered at samaritanspurse.org. (photo: Malawi)
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U.S. Volunteers Exceed Goal of Collecting Christmas Gifts for 12 Million Children

U.S. Volunteers Exceed Goal of Collecting Christmas Gifts for 12 Million Children. U.S. volunteers have collected enough gift-filled shoeboxes to reach more than 12 million children in need through the Samaritan’s Purse project, Operation Christmas Child, but they are not resting on their success. Although local drop-off locations have closed for the season, there is still time to remind children overseas that God loves them.

Samaritan's Purse is an international Christian relief organization working in more than 100 countries to provide aid to victims of war, disease, natural disaster, poverty, famine and persecution.
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Samaritan’s Purse Staff on Ground in Haiti Ahead of Emergency Supplies

Samaritan’s Purse Staff on the Ground in Haiti with Emergency Supplies on the Way International Christian Relief Organization Flying Its DC-8 Airplane Stocked with Relief Supplies to Hurricane-Ravaged Haiti. #Matthew #HurricaneMatthew #Haiti #SamaritanPurse