Our team Mike and Roxie have returned to the same place that we were set up serving families in Hurricane Sandy in Staten Island. We went to offer meals and to show them America has not forgotten them. This neighborhood church has been the main support system for this area!
This is the same spot... the street is now clean, but many homes are sadly still a mess. Soon 'Holy Smoke' was fired up and the smell of bbq was going again in this neighborhood.
Soon hard working families start coming, 'you guys are back?!!!!' So many mentioned how encouraging it was to see them again and know they weren't forgotten!
Stories start being told of how there are a lot of homes not being worked on because of finances. There has been no or very little governmental help in this area...... six months later.
Our support to this neighborhood is invaluable, these families appreciate the care, food and the time to tell their stories to someone who cares. Six months later after Hurricane Sandy Moms Against Hunger provides care for these families in need.
Thousands of families were displaced as flood waters swept through the streets, businesses and homes of Calgary Canada. This flood completely washed away the hopes and dreams of each family affected. It is estimated that 256 million in damages has been done to public buildings and infrastructures.
The Moms Against Hunger Canada team was there to provide support, practical assistance and finances to many many families in their need. Charity and Mitz, a great Mom and Dad who volunteered their efforts to help.... it was greatly appreciated!
Each family was so very grateful for the funds to help them start rebuilding.
The power of water ruins everything, and the mud that follows finishes off anything left. Bacteria covers a home, so everything must be removed and thrown out.
MAH was there to provide funds for these families in need.
The June flood in southern Alberta is the costliest natural disaster in Canadian history.The latest estimate of the insured property damage now exceeds $1.7 billion. Four people died and 100,000 others were forced from their homes by days of torrential rain, prompting states of emergency in Calgary and several other communities. Moms Against Hunger sent funds to help families with emergency supplies in the immediate days following this disaster.
Cambodia is in the middle of the human trafficking nightmare. Our partners have been very involved in helping to recover, sustain and offer opportunities to children and young women caught in such terrible misery. Feeding the hungry is part of the program to help.....
COSTA RICA... where the children in poverty are vulnerable to diseases, virus's and sickness due to poor nutrition and hunger, The pictures tell the story of hungry children and helping moms.
This is an area in the Dominican Republic that is called 'Little Haiti', and it is filled with poor Haitians who fled Haiti looking for a better life. The children here do not attend school, nor is there a job source in the area for the adults to work at. MAH offers food to these helpless children who stay hungry all the time.
A typhoon hit the tiny island of Fiji and caused major flooding which ruined a majority of the crops. Moms Against Hunger was contacted and asked if we would ship a container of food to them to help provide meals for children during this crisis season. With our partners help we shipped 250,000 meals to the children of Fiji.
Guatemala is one of the poorest nations in Latin America. The needs of the children and elderly in this nation are often ignored, and without any social services. Our longstanding commitment to this beautiful but poor country is ongoing.
We were able to ship 18 containers into Haiti after the earthquake. Our efforts provided 2 million baby wipes, food, water, water purifiers, blankets, hygiene goods, coolers, shoes, tools and medical supplies.
The massive tornado's that swept through Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky were terrifying to the families that survived them. Our heartfelt response to them was gratefully accepted as thousands were without food and water and living with damaged or destroyed homes. This effort took hundreds of people to help their neighbors through this ordeal.
Hurricane Katrina was a category 5 Hurricane, that hit New Orleans and surrounding areas. It was the costliest natural disaster in the history of the USA. We provided shelter for a total of 1,000 people over the course of 1 month. We provided shelter, food, clothing and a safe place to think about the future and what to do next. In the shock of what had happened, we respected the privacy of our families and did not allow photos to be taken overall.
Serving families in the aftermath of a hurricane has always been an area that Moms Against Hunger serves in. Every family needs the emotional support and care of a mother in such a time. Our care helps to provide for instant foods, practical supplies and items for small children during the immediate hours after Hurricane Isaac in Louisiana.
Hurricane Sandy was the second largest disaster in US history. Moms Against Hunger served the families in Staten Island hot meals and support during the weeks following it.. Our help made the difference in thousands of shocked families trying to cope with the complete loss of their homes and businesses.
The tornado in Moore Oklahoma and surrounding small town areas was devastating! Not only were homes and businesses destroyed but also two schools taking the lives of 23 people including children. 2013 Moore tornado was an EF5 tornado that struck on the afternoon of May 20, 2013