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Support the people of the Philippines who were struck by Typhoon Rai, a Category Five typhoon, last December.  

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Destruction after Typhoon Rai in the Philippines. Photo: Caritas Philippines.
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Destruction after Typhoon Rai in the Philippines. Photo: Caritas Philippines.

Typhoon Rai brought torrential rain, strong winds, flash floods, landslides and extensive damage to homes and livelihoods.

Over 1.8 million Filipinos have been impacted.

  • Over 600,000 people evacuated 
  • 375 casualties
  • Roads are impassable due to flooding and fallen trees 
  • Many communities are now stranded without power, telecommunications and clean water 

Please give now to support the most vulnerable impacted by this disaster only days before Christmas.

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Destruction after Typhoon Rai in the Philippines. Photo: Caritas Philippines.

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can provide families with food packs, containing basic essentials and ingredients
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Can provide warm blankets to families living in a refugee camp

Donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible

Houses Are Submerged In San Jose, Taytay, Palawan Credit: Darwin Lina Daco From Brigada News FM Palawan
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Houses Are Submerged In San Jose, Taytay, Palawan Credit: Darwin Lina Daco From Brigada News FM Palawan
Caritas Australia's partner, Caritas Philippines is actively responding to meet essential needs including shelter, water, sanitation and hygiene, and food, as well as longer term needs:
  • Transitional shelter to 5,365 affected households  
  • Cash assistance to 1,837 households
  • Seeds and tools to help rebuild livelihoods to1,598 households 
  • Small fishing boats and fishing gear to 610 households 
  • Psychosocial counselling to 550 people 
  • Business support to 419 households 

Your generous donation today can provide urgent relief to communities in the Philippines. 

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Donate now

I'd like to make this donation

I would like to give

can provide families with food packs, containing basic essentials and ingredients
a month could provide seeds for families for sustainable farming activities

Other amount

Can provide warm blankets to families living in a refugee camp

Donations of $2 or more are tax-deductible

When emergencies hit, we are on the ground with:

Food, water and emergency shelter

Hygiene, PPE and sanitation kits

Medication and health services

Trauma support

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Andrei in the Philippines. Photo credit: Richard Wainwright/Caritas Australia.

We're in a unique position to assist communities before, during and after emergencies through our network of local partners and churches. But we can only continue this work with the help of generous people like you. 

With your help, we can be there when crises hit, providing essentials for survival: food, water, sanitation supplies and shelter. 

Please give what you can so that children, women and men receive the vital supplies they need to rebuild their lives.