Aid for 2000 Displaced Families in Marawi City

by Water, Agroforestry, Nutrition and Development Foundation Vetted since 2010 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified

Summary

We will provide urgent emergency needs such as blankets, food, medicine, hygiene kits for 2000 very poor families displaced by the current siege by ISIS-inspired Islamic Maute fighters. The exodus of inhabitants going out of the beautiful and historic city is unabated and fighting is still raging on. The foreseeable future is bleak especially for very poor families fleeing the mayhem. Aid is urgently needed as they cope for survival with relatives and evacuation centers.

$20,000
total goal
$4,878
remaining
57
donors
1
monthly donor
1
year

Challenge

The historic city of Marawi is under siege since last week by ISIS-inspired Maute fighters prompting massive exodus of citizens both Muslims and Christians to safer places. This dire situation will not change for the better for a time as fighting is urban and fueled by international terror network. There is an urgent need to mount support in terms of food, hygiene, medicine to the very poor fleeing the fighting.

Solution

We will seek-out very poor evacuees in relatives of in evacuation centers, both Muslims and Christians and provide them with much-needed food, hygiene and medicine needs. This will help them survive while waiting for the situation to normalize.

Long-Term Impact

Survival of very poor families fleeing the siege in Marawi City will prepare them to settle healthy and well when the situation will normalize.

Resources

http:/​/​mindaterrapretabiochar.blogspot.com

Organization Information

Water, Agroforestry, Nutrition and Development Foundation

Location: Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental - Philippines
Website: http:/​/​mindaterrapretabiochar.blogspot.com
Project Leader:
Cora Sayre
Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental Philippines
$15,122 raised of $20,000 goal
 
66 donations
$4,878 to go
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