Domestic Disaster Response & Preparedness
Photo: Craig Thompson, Disciple Design
Hurricane Ian (2022) - Florida
Hurricane Fiona (2022) - Puerto Rico
Flooding (2022) - Missouri
Flooding (2022) - Kentucky
Tornado Outbreak (Dec 2021) * - Kentucky
Hurricane Ida (2021) - Louisiana, Gulf Coast, East Coast
West Coast Fires (2020) - California & Oregon
Hurricanes Laura & Delta (2020) - Louisiana *
Hurricane Florence (2018) - North Carolina*
Hurricanes Irma & Maria (2017) - Puerto Rico
Hurricane Harvey (2017) - Texas
Week of Compassion is in conversation with local churches and partners in areas where disasters are ongoing or have recently occurred. As needs are emerging, we are assessing potential for response.
Tornadoes (2023) - AR, MO, MS, OK, TN
Tornado (2023) - Texas
Tornadoes (2023) - Alabama and Georgia
Severe Storms/Flooding (2023) - California
Earthquakes (2022) - California
Wildfires (2022) - New Mexico and California
Water Crisis (2022) - Jackson, Mississippi
2022 - Puerto Rico
On Sunday, Sept. 18, Hurricane Fiona made landfall in southwest Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane. Initial damage from strong winds knocked out power to most of the island. Extreme rainfall from the slow-moving storm poses a significant flood threat. Week of Compassion is in conversation with our partners through the Iglesia Cristiana (Discipulos de Cristo) and Puerto Rico VOAD about developing needs. The impact of this storm complicates the ongoing recoveries from Hurricanes Irma and Maria (2017) and the 2020 earthquakes.
To support the response to this storm, designate your gift "Hurricanes 2022".
- Federal disaster declaration DR-4671-PR
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