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12/5/13

Sheltering Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

by Suzanne Charest, CARE communications officer from Dona Maria village outside of Ormoc city

Ermalinda Quieros should have been celebrating the birth of her first grandson on November 8. Read More

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12/5/13

Typhoon Haiyan Can’t Take Their Spirit Away

 By Holly Solberg, Director of Emergencies, CARE US, in Ormoc and Tacloban, Philippines

When I arrived in the area devastated by Super Typhoon Haiyan almost a month after the Read More

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12/2/13

In Their Own Words: Typhoon Haiyan Survivors Speak

Villages on Leyte Island near Ormoc


Mrs. Josie Barro
Mother of two (ages two and three)

We had a strong house. Read More

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12/2/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Shelter from the Storm

 By Suzanne Charest with CARE in the Philippines

A banner across the town hall building in typhoon-hit Albuera reads:

“Hard pressed but not crushed, struck down Read More

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11/26/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Traveling by CARE-avan to Help Typhoon Survivors

Laura Sheahen is with CARE’s emergency team providing assistance to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Eight vans, three days, thousands of typhoon survivors. That Read More

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11/22/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Meet Marieta Lupig Alcid

Since Typhoon Haiyan left a staggering path of destruction on November 8, 2013, CARE and local partner ACCORD have worked side by side to deliver crucial food aid packages and shelter Read More

11/21/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines Expert Q&A: Doing Wonders with the Community

Athena Gepte, age 24, coordinated the first wave of food distributions after Typhoon Haiyan decimated large parts of the island of Leyte in the Philippines. She works for CARE’s local partner Read More

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11/20/13

Typhoon Haiyan: Helping the Philippines Stand Up

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11/19/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Twice a Survivor: One Volunteer’s Story

Blog by Laura Sheahen, Emergency Communications Officer

“It was the most terrifying moment in our lives,” says Fay Camallere, a woman from the typhoon-stricken city of Ormoc in Read More

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11/18/13

Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines: Getting Aid to Typhoon-Ravaged Villages in the Philippines

Blog by Laura Sheahen, Senior Communications Officer

Getting a truck full of rice sacks through the streets of a typhoon-ravaged city presents special challenges. Bent Read More

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