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  • Mexico Earthquake - Update #1
  • In this Sept. 20, 2017 photo, rescue workers search for people trapped inside a collapsed building in the Del Valle area of Mexico City. Mexicans across the city are digging through collapsed buildings, trying to save people trapped in debris under schools, homes and businesses, toppled by a 7.1 earthquake that killed more than 200 people. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) Download
  • February 26, 2018 | 3:30 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.To date:

    Meals Served: 665,822

    Individuals Served: 13,115

    Families Served: 2,400

    Hygiene Kits: 5,338

  • December 12, 2017 | 10:00 AM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.Our partners are continuing to distribute food and hygiene kits to people in need. We also have a team en route to visit with our local partners and see the process of our ongoing projects.

    To date:

    Meals Served: 497,822

    Hot Meals Served: 930

    Individuals Served: 8,315

    Families Served: 1,200

    Volunteers: 407

    Vol. Hours: 720

    Hygiene Kits: 5,100

    Tarps/Tents: 15

    Community Kitchens: 25

    Temporary School Shelters: 100

    Individuals Received Medical Attention: 800

  • December 5, 2017 | 4:00 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.To date:

    Meals Served: 392,000

    Hygiene Kits: 4,600

    Community Kitchens: 25

    Temporary School Shelters: 100

  • October 20, 2017 | 11:00 AM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.Yesterday, the team unloaded the first load of food into the new distribution center in Oaxaca City. Approximately 105,000 meals and 1,200 hygiene kits will be delivered to families in Juchitan and the surrounding areas.

    Meals Served: 98,000

    Individuals Served: 3,515

    Volunteers: 110

    Vol. Hours: 720

    Hygiene Kits: 700

    Tarps/Tents: 15

  • October 5, 2017 | 10:30 AM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.We are working with local partners to continue distributions in the coming days. The next 84,000 meals will be delivered tomorrow.

  • October 3, 2017 | 8:00 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.Today, we did mobile distributions in two communities affected by the recent earthquake.

    To date:

    Meals Served: 7,000

    Individuals Served: 250

    Hygiene Kits: 50

  • October 3, 2017 | 9:00 AM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.After completing initial assessments of the areas affected by the earthquake, our team has decided to focus on Jojutla and Juchitan. Our team is working to assemble and distribute care kits to earthquake survivors in need. Each care kit contains 35 pounds of the following:

    - canned vegetables

    - tuna

    - pasta

    - beans

    - rice

    - salt

    - cooking oil

    - cereal

    - shelf stable milk

    - salt

    - snacks

    The care kits will also include five pounds of hygiene items including:

    - laundry detergent

    - bleach

    - toilet paper

    - soap

    - shampoo

    - feminine products

    - toothpaste

    - toothbrushes

    We will also be working with local partners to help install up to 500 family shelters.

  • September 28, 2017 | 1:30 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.We have a team in Mexico working with local partners to identify areas of greatest need and serve earthquake survivors in the coming days.

  • September 27, 2017 | 1:00 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.We have a team en route to Mexico to connect with local partners and serve earthquake survivors in need.

  • September 22, 2017 | 2:00 PM

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo.The death toll in Mexico has risen to at least 273 people following Tuesday's magnitude-7.1 earthquake. The devastating earthquake flattened entire towns and decimated buildings across Mexico City and nearby areas.

    Convoy of Hope is responding by sending a team to distribute emergency relief supplies to survivors in need. Follow the response here.

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