Typhoon Haima (Lawin) Hits Philippines

October 28, 2016


On October 20, 2016, Typhoon Lawin (Haima) hit the Philippines and made landfall on the northeastern province of Cagayan with sustained winds of 140 mph (225 kph). It was the strongest typhoon to visit the country since Haiyan (Yolanda) in 2013. Hardest hit provinces include Cagayan, Isabela, Apayao, Abra and Ilocos Norte (northwest).

PhilRADS, a GLINTS global partner, is in the thick of providing disaster relief in the areas struck by this latest typhoon. Staff and volunteers are presently distributing relief supplies of nutritious food to 1,000 families in the provinces of Cagayan and Ilocos Norte.

Your financial gifts will help PhilRADS to help many more families who have been displaced by this super-typhoon. Click here to donate.


Survivors waiting their turn to receive food supplies


Volunteers distribute disaster relief goods


Happy recipients of relief food supplies


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