VIDEO: Field Report from Guinobatan, Albay

The majestic Mayon Volcano has always been a popular tourist attraction when one visits the Bicol Region. But during Super Typhoon Goni, a lahar filled sludge came barelling down the mountain damaging many surrounding communities and submerging most of the town of Guinobatan. Pastor Renante Bareja, the Adventist Community Services Director for Southern Luzon Mission, […]

ADRA Responds to Flooding in Lopez Quezon

The Talulong River caused massive flooding in Lopez, Quezon when Typhoon Pepito hit on Oct 19. Last Wednesday, October 28, ADRA together with the Adventist Community Services of South-Central Luzon Conference, gave cash assistance to 430 families in 4 barangays that were most affected by the flood.

ADRA Will Match Your Donations

As images begin to emerge in the news, we realize the enormity of devastation left behind by Super Typhoon Goni. Therefore, together with the support of the global ADRA network, we want to encourage all our supporters to donate towards this cause. And whatever we receive from you, starting today until Nov 13 (Friday of […]

Rebuilding My Home

Arthur Booc is a 67 year old man who lives in Sitio Talisay, Canomay Claveria, Masbate Philippines. He is a Secretary of Senior Citizens in their barangay and an elder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. He has no permanent work because he takes care of his wife who is suffering from kidney failure Arthur lived […]

God Will Provide

Emma Roa Oliva is a volunteer teacher working in Claveria, Masbate. Typhoon Tisoy struck southern Luzon last December 2019, it brought about strong winds and rain that destroyed a lot of infrastructure in the island of Masbate. Emma’s house was made of wood so when the winds began to blow, she decided to take her […]

ADRA Philippines Raises P35,000 for Lebanon

When the news broke out that a devastating explosion rocked Beirut, Lebanon on August 4, many around the world watched in horror and disbelief they saw a portion of the city shatter from the blast. In a city of 2 million residents, its estimated that as many as 500,000 people require assistance with immediate needs such […]

Beirut Explosion: ADRA Disaster Response Teams Step Up Emergency Assistance to Help First Responders and Survivors

Adventist Development and Relief Agency Supplying Humanitarian Aid at Ground Zero SILVER SPRING, MD (August 6, 2020) – Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) response teams in Lebanon are providing essential emergency supplies to recovery workers and survivors of the massive explosion in Beirut’s port.  The huge blast that struck the Lebanese capital city on August […]

ADRA Receives $1.9M CAD Grant For COVID-19 Response in Camarines Sur

SILANG, CAVITE, 27 JULY 2020 – Global Affairs Canada has approved approximately $1.9M CAD funding for a nine-month ADRA COVID-19 response in the province of Camarines Sur, in the targeted EMBRACE project municipalities of Calabanga, Garchitorena, Presentacion, and San Jose. The activities will include equipping quarantine facilities, providing testing kits and personal protective equipment (PPE), […]

ADRA’s First Online Concert

Note: The concert was scheduled for 5:00PM but the livestream began at 4:30PM and featured videos from ADRA Emergency Responses in the last 2 years.  ADRA held its first online fundraising concert last July 4, 2020 via the ADRA Facebook Page featuring the Adventist University of the Philippines Academy Choir. Though all the songs sung […]

We Still Survived

WE STILL SURVIVED Typhoon Ambo (International name Vongfong) made landfall at Eastern Samar on the 14th of May 2020. Jaison Maiso’s family was one of the many families who were affected by the typhoon.  “Ruba talaga amon nga balay, waray kami naisalbar nga gamit pero salamat ha Diyos ligtas ako ngan akon pamilya” (Our house […]