Virginia Beach, Virginia 2020-11-19 17:15:14 –
Virginia Beach, Virginia (WAVY) – With a busy hurricane season and two major hurricanes that have hit Central America so far this month, Operation Blessing, a local organization, is working to help disaster relief in Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Mexico. It corresponds to.
“Hurricane Eta and Jota have transformed Central America into a disaster zone of unprecedented scale,” said Diego Traverso, Director of International Disaster Relief for Operations Blessing Mexico, coordinating these efforts.
“The human and physical sacrifices to infrastructure in these countries were all record-breaking. Operation Blessing works with local governments in each country to reach the tens of thousands of people in need. We provide disaster relief supplies. “
International humanitarian organizations have offices in these countries and deliver large amounts of emergency supplies to devastated shelters and communities.
As part of the relief effort, food packages, bedding including blankets and mats, sanitary kits, tools and equipment such as water purifiers and chlorinators for clean water, and cleaning equipment are all delivered.
According to a statement released, the areas covered by assistance include the towns around the city of Beriozabal in Mexico, the Sula Valley in Honduras, the six divisions of Guatemala (Petén, Izabal, Zacapa, Chiquimula, Kishe and Altabella Pass), and the towns included. Of Kotoburusu, Corredores, Parrita near the city of Puntarenas in Costa Rica.
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