Samaritan's Purse is distributing vital relief supplies in Mozambique in the wake of the devastation of tropical Cyclone Idai.

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Fast Effective Disaster Response

“You hear, O Lord, the desire of the afflicted; you encourage them, and you listen to their cry” Psalm 10:17 (NIV).

Since 2009, your support has enabled us to respond to 112 disasters around the world. Our mission is to bring hope and light in the darkest situations as fast as we can when disaster befalls a nation. Working through the local church and ministry partners on the ground, utilising all our experience in food distribution, water, sanitation and hygiene, shelter and medical services in Jesus Name.

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Our DC-8 cargo plane can transport 40 tons of emergency supplies and up to 30 personnel to a disaster within 24 hours.

4 warehouses stocked with essential supplies, 15 field offices, 4 head offices and numerous ministry partners located around the world ready to respond at a moment’s notice.

Our 80 bed Emergency Field Hospital is a mobile medical facility that stands ready to be deployed to save lives in disaster situations wherever they happen in the world.

600 professional, highly trained Disaster Assistance Response Team members located around the world, on call 365 days a year ready to respond.

In any disaster, we can utilise our strong relationship with the World Food Programme, our Water desalination units that provide 2,000 litres of water per day and our wide stock of resources such as hygiene and shelter kits to provide lifesaving help to desperate situations.

When disaster strikes... will you answer the call?

A Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) is composed of a roster of on-call professionals trained to respond to save lives and reduce suffering in the name of Jesus when disaster strikes. You can be an ambassador for Christ (2 Corinthians 5:20) in the midst of suffering by serving with us as part of a DART Team.

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Samaritan’s Purse Provides Critical Relief to Isolated Coastal Villages in Mozambique

15.04.19

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Emergency Field Hospital Opens, Expanding Medical Care in Mozambique

07.04.19

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Samaritan’s Purse Reaches Inundated Mozambique Town with Lifesaving Aid

02.04.19

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