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    Help 40 Families Recover from Typhoon Usman in Baco, Oriental Mindoro

    ORIENTAL MINDORO, Philippines—One of the worst nightmares for a family is to lose their home and livelihood to strong winds and unrelenting rains, sometimes overnight. For the 40 families affected by Typhoon Usman, which recently hit Mindoro, this nightmare has turned into reality.Municipal government of Baco had declared State of Calamity by the afternoon of December 30 while the Provincial government of Oriental Mindoro declared province-wide State of Calamity on December 31, 2019. Due t...  Read More...

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    SAFER and Word of Mouth Fundraising Report

    Last December 1, 2018, SAFER Foundation partnered with Word of Mouth for a night of raw and honest stories on ‘Survival’. The event was held in Hineleban Café, Makati. Tales ranged from trying to live the American Dream to rescuing survivors from Marawi.Registration for the sessionSome of the memorable quotes include (names not included for confidentiality):\“I survived the insanity.   Read More...

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    Bangon, Cagayan: Appeal for Typhoon Ompong Report

    MANILA, Philippines—Typhoon Ompong (“Mangkhut”) made landfall in Baggao, Cagayan, Northern Luzon early morning at 1:40 on Saturday, September 15. The Typhoon crossed the provinces of Cordillera and Ilocos regions at 35 kilometers per hour, causing landslides, damage to buildings and homes, livelihoods, and the vast agricultural lands in the North. An assessment by the Humanitarian Response Consortium (HRC) reported that the typhoon impacted 8 farming and fishing communities of Alcala, Allac...  Read More...