Oxfam America

Forty percent of the people on our planet-more than 2.5 billion-now live in poverty, struggling to survive on less than $2 a day.Oxfam America is an international relief and development organization working to change that. Together with individuals and local groups in more than 90 countries, Oxfam saves lives, helps people overcome poverty, and fights for social justice. To join our efforts or learn more, go to www.oxfamamerica.org.

debris

debris
Damaged and destroyed houses on Bantayan Island, one of the areas hard hit by Typhoon Haiyan. Photo: Tata Abella-Bolo/Oxfam (view small | med | large | orig)

view of destruction

view of destruction
A storm of Haiyan's magnitude would pose a hardship for any nation, but it comes on the heels of other catastrophic events in 2013. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hygiene Kits

Hygiene Kits
Help Oxfam reach 500,000 people in the Philippines with critical aid. (view small | med | large | orig)

Emergency Shelter

Emergency Shelter
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Emergency Water

Emergency Water
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