Gifts towards our International Disaster Relief work will be used where most needed in a disaster or emergency situation.
Globally, Samaritan’s Purse is currently responding in:
Hurricane Matthew killed hundreds as the powerful storm’s fierce winds and pelting rains hammered Haiti, clipped eastern Cuba, and then bashed the Bahamas. The deadly storm brought pounding rain and record-breaking flooding to the Carolinas, making landfall between Charleston and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. With our tractor-trailer units already stocked and ready to go, U.S. Disaster Relief teams are assessing affected areas to develop a response to help homeowners in Jesus’ Name.
Responding to the desperate need for relief and comfort following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in northern Ecuador.
Our staff and local partners are meeting urgent needs in Greece and other affected European countries.
The magnitude 7.8 earthquake killed over 7,500 people and was the worst quake to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years. Samaritan’s Purse were on the ground within 36 hours to assess the damage and bring relief.
Samaritan’s Purse continues to respond to the needs of thousands displaced by terrible persecution.
Samaritan’s Purse is the largest charity operating in South Sudan, providing disaster relief for displaced families.