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Disaster Relief Collection People in the province of Kerala, India,

Disaster Relief Collection

People in the province of Kerala, India, are suffering the effects of a calamitous monsoon. Flooding and landslides resulting from by unprecedented, weeks-long rains have inundated nearly the entire province and displaced 1.5 million people. Entire communities were destroyed as waters in some places reach a depth of 25 to 30 feet, resulting in more than 400 deaths so far, bridges collapsed, and tens of thousands of homes and farms submerged. Survivors in makeshift camps are facing shortage of food and drinking water. Let us pray for all those affected in Kerala. S epical collection will take place next weekend Sept 15 & 16 to help the people suffering in Kerala.

 

Donations should be made out to All Saints Parish marked “Kerala”. Please us a plain envelope and print your name, address and offertory envelope if application.

Donations can also be made directory to Save a Family Plan by calling 519-672-1115 or visiting www.safp.org