Humanitarian Aid Related Links

  • Relief Efforts Continue in Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

    Posted: 15 November 2013

    All missionaries are safe and accounted for, and local leaders in the Philippines are focusing on the needs of Church members. Approximately 116,000 members have been impacted by the storm. The Church has provided food, water, shelter, and other supplies to displaced families.  Full Story

  • Church Providing Relief in the Philippines

    Posted: 13 November 2013

    The 71 missionaries from the Tacloban mission who arrived in Manila Monday evening were given warm blankets and a hot meal at the Missionary Training Center. The rest of the 133 missionaries will be arriving Tuesday or Wednesday.  Full Story

  • Apostle Comforts Victims of Philippines Earthquake

    Posted: 12 November 2013

    It was no coincidence that Elder Neil L. Andersen’s trip to the Philippines, planned months in advance, landed him in Bohol just after the tragic October 15 earthquake struck. Elder Andersen’s actions and words provided comfort and communicated the love of the Lord.  Full Story

  • Catholic Church Honors Presiding Bishopric

    Posted: 30 October 2013

    The Presiding Bishop and his counselors were among those recognized and honored by the Catholic Community Services at a humanitarian awards dinner in Salt Lake City on October 24.  Full Story

  • Church Responds to Natural Disasters in Philippines and India

    Posted: 22 October 2013

    The Church is assessing humanitarian needs in India and the Philippines in response to two natural disasters: a cyclone that hit India on October 12 and an earthquake that struck the Philippines on October 15. All members and missionaries have been reported safe.  Full Story

  • Members’ Contributions Help Church Respond to Disasters

    Posted: 8 October 2013

    All funds necessary to support emergency response come directly from the Humanitarian Aid Fund. During 2012 the Church provided victims of 104 disasters in 52 countries with hundreds of thousands of pounds of food, water, clothing, medical supplies, hygiene kits, and other relief items.  Full Story

  • Church Delivers Aid to Flood Victims in Mexico

    Posted: 7 October 2013

    After destructive flooding hit Mexico and 60,000 were evacuated from their homes, Church members and missionaries have stepped forward to help out those in need.  Full Story

  • LDS Families Impacted by Historic Colorado Flooding

    Posted: 24 September 2013

    Several days of heavy rainfall brought massive destruction to Colorado in what weather experts call a “100-year event.” Church members step in, offering aid and relief wherever they can.  Full Story