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Operation Compassion Begins Delivery to Caribbean

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By , September 29, 2017

Operation Compassion began filling containers and airplanes headed for the Caribbean in the wake of Hurricane Maria. With electricity and other services non-existent on many island nations, Operation Compassion has been dealing with church leaders and heads of government trying to formulate a successful strategy for assisting the survivors. While the logistics of getting one container to an island port struggling to provide services is extremely difficult, Operation Compassion is trying to maximize the opportunity for getting product where the people in need are. Continue reading 'Operation Compassion Begins Delivery to Caribbean'»

Operation Compassion Responds to Caribbean Islands

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By , September 22, 2017

With two Category 5 Hurricanes Irma and Maria having decimated several islands in the British and American Virgin Islands within a week of each other, Operation Compassion has started relief efforts to those islands. In addition, to the ongoing recovery effort in Houston and Florida, Operation Compassion is waiting for the all clear to begin shipping operations to Tortola, St. Lucia, Antigua, and Dominica. Continue reading 'Operation Compassion Responds to Caribbean Islands'»

Operation Compassion Sends Relief Aide to Florida

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By , September 19, 2017

Even before Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida, Operation Compassion was preparing and sending relief help. On Saturday as Irma was churning in the Florida Keys, Operation Compassion had 2 trucks of bottled water being delivered to the Wimauma Campground where refugees had gathered but were running low on water. This early delivery set the stage for the many trucks being staged and the disaster relief locations that were being set up just waiting for Irma to pass. Continue reading 'Operation Compassion Sends Relief Aide to Florida'»

Operation Compassion Responds to Hurricane Irma

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By , September 15, 2017

While Operation Compassion continues sending supplies to Houston in response to Hurricane Harvey, the survivors of Hurricane Irma are also being attended. With the whole state of Florida being affected in some manner by Hurricane Irma, Operation Compassion began deliveries on Saturday before Irma even cleared the state. Since then, Operation Compassion has sent 29 trucks of supplies and products to 18 disaster relief sites across Florida’s peninsula. 

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Operation Compassion Delivers to Houston; Preparing for Irma

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By , September 8, 2017

Operation Compassion continues delivering much needed disaster relief supplies to the survivors of Hurricane Harvey throughout the Houston area and beyond. With 18 disaster relief sites active across the Houston metro area, 8 warehouse sites receiving semi-trailers and delivering to other areas in smaller trucks, pick-up trucks and trailers and 10 church sites receiving loads for local distribution. Operation Compassion has delivered or scheduled 34 trucks during the first week following Hurricane Harvey’s landfall. In addition, there are 71 trucks staged and ready for delivery.

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