Rebuild a Community Destroyed by Hurricane Odile

by Olazul

Summary

The people of Las Pacas near La Paz, Mexico lost their homes in the recent hurricane. Olazul is helping Las Pacas to secure emergency assistance, rebuild their homes and guarantee a better future.
$200.00
total raised
6
donors
0
monthly donors
2
years active

Challenge

Hurricane Odile was the strongest hurricane on record to hit the Baja Peninsula since 1967. The storm caused widespread destruction from high winds and flooding, especially within vulnerable artisanal fishing communities. Las Pacas suffered extensive damage, leaving local people without homes or sanitation.

Solution

Olazul will support disaster recovery to help the people of Las Pacas rebuild their homes and restore basic necessities. This fund will provide critical assistance for shelter and sanitation to help people struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Odile. As an organization with roots in the community, Olazul is well-positioned to help the people of Las Pacas get back on their feet.

Long-Term Impact

Contributions to disaster relief and recovery help hurricane victims reclaim their lives. Organizations with strong ties to local communities are often in the best position to provide long-term support for disaster victims.

Resources

http:/​/​www.olazul.org

Organization Information

Olazul

Location: San Francisco, CA - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.olazul.org
Project Leader:
Gabriela Suárez Gracida
San Francisco, CA United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
   

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