UCC Typhoon Haiyan Response
November 5, 2012

• Over 13.2 million people are affected by Typhoon Haiyan of whom over 4.4 million people are Displaced
 
• Infrastructure damage is severe. 1,071,505 houses are damaged, including 527,283 that were completely destroyed.
 
• An estimated 2.5 million people are still in need of food assistance. This figure is likely to increase following subsequent assessments.
 

UCC  is supporting early recovery efforts, including the provision of shelter, food, drinking water, medical supplies and more.  Long-term rebuilding and community restoration work will also be supported by the UCC.

 

How You Can Help

GIVE generously to support emergency relief and rebuilding efforts by clicking on the link to make a
secure online donation. Gifts may also be made at your local UCC congregation marked for “Typhoon Haiyan” with the request they be sent through your Conference office on to Wider Church Ministries. Donations may also be made out and sent directly to Wider Church Ministries, Financial Services - 6th Floor, 700 Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115.

BULLETIN INSERT Use this prayer in your Worship Service or other gathering.

PRAYER Bishop Reuel Norman O. Marigza, General Secretary, United Church of Christ in the Philippines offers this prayer.

ASSEMBLE  urgently needed Church World Service kits.

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CONTACT INFO

Mr. Zachary Wolgemuth
Executive for UCC Disaster Ministries
United Church of Christ
700 Prospect Ave
Cleveland,Ohio 44115
216-736-3211
wolgemuthz@ucc.org

Rev. Xiaoling Zhu
Area Executive for East Asia and Pacific - Global Ministries
700 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland,Ohio 44115
(216) 736-3226
zhux@ucc.org