Disaster Response

Haitian Doctors Respond in Puerto Rico

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After Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico on September 20, the island was left without power, clean water or communication capabilities. People were in desperate need of help. And, on October 6, that help arrived from a most unexpected spot on the globe: the tiny island nation of Haiti, which itself is well-versed in the... 

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Urgent Aid Sent to California Wildfires

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Wednesday, October 11th, Heart to Heart International shipped a pallet of urgently needed Hygiene Kits to the victims of the California Wildfires. Many residents have been displaced after fires have ripped through neighborhoods turning homes into ashes. Convoy of Hope will distribute the kits in California to those in need. HHI is continuing to monitor reports of the destruction from these fires.

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Responding to Mexico Earthquake

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Heart to Heart is responding to the Mexico earthquake by sending Ready Relief Boxes to HHI partner Nazarene Compassionate Ministries. NCM already has staff on the ground treating patients and helping with the recovery. Ready Relief Boxes contain medicines and medical supplies to treat thousands of patients. HHI will be sending additional supplies. 100% of... 

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HHI Responds to Hurricane Harvey, Irma & Maria

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HHI has medical teams in Texas and Puerto Rico, responding to victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Maria. Upon arrival in Puerto Rico, the teams immediately traveled into the mountains, to some of the hardest hit and most remote locations. Many towns had not seen any aid workers until Heart to Heart International volunteers arrived. These teams have been providing medical care in hospitals, clinics, shelters and in homes of people unable to leave. The needs of Puerto Ricans in these areas are great, and HHI is responding with medicine, hygiene supplies, and in some cases, delivering food and water from FEMA. Meanwhile, the medical teams in Texas are helping to staff multiple clinics and working with those clinics to create long-term plans for community health care accessibility.

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