Hot Food for Evacuees like Evelyn

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
Hot Food for Evacuees like Evelyn
On behalf of Evelyn, "Salamat Po" ("Thank you")!
On behalf of Evelyn, "Salamat Po" ("Thank you")!

Thanks so much for providing hot meals for evacuees like Evelyn. 

Evelyn is 41 years old, and she lives with her two young children in the community of Banaba, just outside Manila, in the Philippines. 

Evelyn’s house is dangerously close to a river. Every year there are floods, and Evelyn’s house is often inundated completely. Even when the water recedes a thick layer of disease carrying silt is left behind and takes days to clean.

During floods Evelyn and her children have to spend days sleeping on the floor of an evacuation centre. This is a traumatic experience already, and it’s made worse as Evelyn and her children often have to go hungry as well.

But now, because of your generosity, we’ll be able to provide hot food for Evelyn and her children during evacuations. 

Hot meals will be available when the next flood comes and forces Evelyn and her children to leave their home. Evacuation will never be easy for Evelyn, but your generosity means that she and her children won’t go hungry.  Thanks so much!

We’ll send you updates about how your gift is changing the lives of Evelyn, her children, and families like theirs right here on GlobalGiving. Should you ever have any questions about how we’re using your donation, please don’t hesitate to email We’d love to hear from you!

One last time, thanks so much for ensuring that Evelyn and her children can enjoy hot meals during floods.

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International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
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Twitter: @IDVMedia
Project Leader:
Andy Chaggar
Bristol, Somerset United Kingdom

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