Shelter from the storm for Liza

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
Shelter from the storm for Liza

Project Report | Jan 7, 2019
Thanks for giving Liza shelter from the storm

By Andy Chaggar | IDV Chief Executive

On behalf of Liza, "Salamat Po" ("Thank You")
On behalf of Liza, "Salamat Po" ("Thank You")

Thanks so much for supporting evacuees like Liza.

Thirty-eight year old Liza lives with her three children in Banaba, just outside Manila. Liza’s house is poorly constructed and is dangerously close to a river. Every year there are typhoons and floods, and Liza’s house is often overwhelmed by the water, including just a few months ago.

Liza needs her nearest evacuation center to be properly equipped so that her family has somewhere safe to shelter when disaster strikes.

And now, because of your generosity, we’ll be able to install seven private family cubicles in Liza’s evacuation center. The building will eventually house over 40 families during storms, and providing cubicles for everyone will take time, but your generosity gives us the means to make progress one cubicle and family at a time. Thank you so much.

We’ll send you updates about how your gift is changing the lives of Liza, her family, 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 Liza will have shelter from the storm.

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Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @IDVMedia
International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
Andy Chaggar
Project Leader:
Andy Chaggar
Bristol , Somerset United Kingdom

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