Category: Relief America

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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Operation Compassion Continues Relief Effort in Texas

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By , August 30, 2017

Operation Compassion is in full disaster relief mode as semi-trucks are moving into the disaster area created by Hurricane Harvey and the aftermath of the torrential rainfall that tallied more than 50 inches and counting. Food, bottled water, blankets, cleaning supplies and hygiene products are a few of the items contained in each truck. Each semi-truck contains 24 pallets of product which weighs approximately 40,000 pounds.

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God’s Pit Crew Rebuilds Gatlinburg Home

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By , June 13, 2017

FIRE&FAITHOne of Operation Compassion’s long term partners, God’s Pit Crew (GPC), is in the middle of a restoration program called Fire and Faith Project. Fire and Faith Project is a house building project that grew from the initial response to the wildfires last November in Gatlinburg, TN. Continue reading 'God’s Pit Crew Rebuilds Gatlinburg Home'»

Operation Compassion Sends Relief to Tornado Victims

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By , December 7, 2016

altornado16Last week was a deadly and disaster filled week, wildfires in Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina followed by deadly tornadoes and damaging thunderstorms in Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee. As each disaster struck, Operation Compassion was there to help survivors piece their lives back together.

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