ALPS (Aid Line Philippines Swiss), IKP (Island Kids of the Philippines), the Philippine Red-Cross and NACSEARelief all joined together to realize the rebuilding of homes. ALPS/NACSEARelief part was handled by Thomas Kellenberger of IKP, our representative in the area, who supervised the proper use of 1000 sacs of cement donated.
Projects like this also encourage the process of healing for the affected families. From being helpless victims during the devastating calamity to becoming survivors, who are finally able to rebuild their homes. We thank all supporters and donors.
Typhoon Vinta made its first landfall in Cateel, Davao Oriental Province December 21,2017, on the east coast of the southern island of Mindanao. the deadly tropical cyclone left behind death and devastation, causing several cities and municipalities to declare a state of calamity.