Sabomasy’s Story

Meet Sabomasy, a 55-year-old father, from Madagascar He works tirelessly to feed his children but needs your help. This is his story. Sabomasy sits in front of his one-room hut and watches his children prepare supper. The older ones work steadily beside the pot of boiling water while the young ones wait by the fire, […]

Philippines: Families Terrorized by Two Earthquakes Receive Support from ADRA

ITBAYAT, PHILIPPINES (August 21, 2019) – On July 27 at 4:16 a.m., a magnitude 5.4 earthquake jolted the Philippine island of Itbayat for what seemed like a few seconds. The aftermath of the quake left severe damages to buildings, almost 100 people injured, and five dead.   “While people are still trying to recover, a stronger […]

Venancia’s Story

Venancia was doing everything right. As an eager student growing up in the Democratic Republic of Congo, she studied hard. Her future was bright, until … … she found herself crumpled on the ground, screaming, and holding her shattered leg. A bullet—out of nowhere, not even aimed at her—hit her in the leg. Moments before, […]