Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund

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Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund
Vanuatu Cyclone Relief Fund

Project Report | May 5, 2016
Long-term impact for Vanuatu + Invitation

By Jacqueline Lee | Senior Program Associate

ACTIV Association
ACTIV Association

It has been more than one year since Cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu, and the GlobalGiving community have provided much-needed recovery and rebuilding for people devastated by the storm. Your support has led to lasting positive impact for affected people. Through your donations:

  • ACTIV rebuilt the roof of two classrooms of the St-Joseph School after they were blown away in the cyclone in Vanuatu;
  • Global Vision International Charitable Trust partnered with Wan Smolbag Theatre (WST) to provide shelter and food to over 250 community members who lost their homes;
  • IsraAID distributed water, farm and garden kits for all villages in Tangoa Island, and provided psychosocial first aid to survivors

This fund will be closing but if you would like to continue to support other disaster relief and recovery efforts, you can find information about GlobalGiving’s response here:

Because you have been committed to supporting relief efforts not only at the onset of the storm, but months after to insure long-term impact for a stronger and more resilient Vanuatu, we would like to invite you to a special event: From The Front Lines: GlobalGiving Disaster Response Panel.

Your support has made it possible for GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners to provide immediate and long-term relief for communities impacted by past disasters, like Typhoon Haiyan, and recent disasters, like the earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador, the Nepal earthquakes, the Ebola outbreak, and the Syrian refugee crisis. At this event you’ll have the opportunity to hear from the organizations you have supported and disaster responders’ first-hand experiences.

Please RSVP by May 16th. Click here to learn more and RSVP.

From The Front Lines: GlobalGiving Disaster Response Panel
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: 06:00 pm EDT (Find this time in your city).
Location: You can join in person at GlobalGiving’s DC office, or watch online.

Thank you for your previous and ongoing support. We look forward to seeing you on May 18th!

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May 21, 2015
Rebuilding and Recovery in Vanuatu

By Jacqueline Lee | Senior Program Associate

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Location: Washington, D.C. - USA
EIN: 30-0108263

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When a disaster strikes, recovery efforts led by people who live and work in affected communities are often overlooked and underfunded. GlobalGiving is changing this reality. Since 2004, we've been shifting decision-making power to crises-affected communities through trust-based grantmaking and support.

We make it easy, quick, and safe to support people on the ground who understand needs in their communities better than anyone else.

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