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Hurricane Michael

 

October 18, 2018 12:02pm PST

It has been a week since Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Panhandle, Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia. At least 32 people have lost their lives, and many are still missing. Residents in the hardest-hit areas are relying on airdropped food and water to survive.

Thanks to our generous partners, we have been able to serve those affected by the recent hurricanes. We currently have 11 truckloads of sparkling water from Nestlé Waters North America being shipped to Fort Myers, FL. Three truckloads of Gatorade drinks from PepsiCo in Dallas is being shipped to Florida with our partner Convoy of Hope. Two truckloads of gallon size bottled water will be shipped to International Aid, Inc., partners in Virginia and Tallahassee, FL for both Hurricane Florence and Michael relief.

We are grateful for the opportunity to contribute to relief efforts that are underway to help sustain life and ease some of the burden placed upon those affected by recent disasters.

Join us in our continued prayer that the Lord would bring comfort to those who mourn. May all who are impacted know the love of Christ and rely upon his strength as they rebuild.

October 12, 2018 1:52pm PST

CHF will ship our first load of relief aid to Foley, Alabama, which will then be sent out to the areas affected by Hurricane Michael. Supplies include shoes, socks, school kits, rain boots, diapers, snacks, and hygiene items. Join us in praying for the safety of our partners as they assemble volunteers to serve those in and around the Florida Panhandle.

October 10, 2018 10:25am PST

Just a few short weeks after Hurricane Florence devastated the Carolina coast, Hurricane Michael, a category 4 storm, is barreling toward the Florida panhandle. The threat to life and property can’t be overstated, as the National Hurricane Center warns that a massive storm surge, hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall are imminent for the area.

Children’s Hunger Fund is lining up resources from strategic partners to respond in the aftermath of this disaster. Generous donations that were received for the response to Hurricane Florence, and those funds are designated to assist victims of that storm. Now, as Hurricane Michael promises to overturn more lives, we are asking for support in the face of another natural disaster.

Children’s Hunger Fund is positioned and committed not only to respond quickly in the wake of this crisis, but also to develop lasting relationships in communities as they rebuild.

We are prepared to receive a variety of emergency relief items, as well as financial donations to assist those whose lives are impacted. Thank you for partnering with CHF to deliver help and hope to those whose lives are overturned by Hurricane Michael.

Join us in prayer for the safety of those in the path of the storm, and that the church and the gospel of Christ would be elevated in our response.

Follow this page for updates on relief efforts and continuing prayer requests.

Deliver Hope! Make a tax-deductible donation to help the victims of Hurricane Michael rebuild their lives.
To donate emergency relief items, please contact Children’s Hunger Fund headquarters 800.708.7589
Children’s Hunger Fund is a registered 501¬©3 charity and all donations are tax-deductible.
  Financial donations made toward a particular crisis will be used for the relief efforts of the crisis until the need is filled. Once the need has been met, donated funds will be used in other disaster relief efforts.

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Pray With Us

Pray for the individuals and families affected by these disasters. Pray that CHF’s partner churches would have the resources and strength they need to reach out with physical resources, as well as the eternal hope of the gospel.
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