Our disaster relief teams are still in Nepal providing emergency shelter, food, clean water, medical care, and meeting other urgent needs for victims of this terrible disaster.
Surviving a perilous journey across the Aegean Sea is the first step for thousands of desperate refugee families fleeing war in their homelands. Samaritan's Purse teams are stationed at several primary stops across Europe distributing necessary supplies and demonstrating the love of Jesus.
California Wildfire victims search for memories amid the remains of their homes.
The Butte Fire has already consumed 545 homes. Samaritan's Purse volunteers are needed to assist in the Calaveras County relief efforts.
Samaritan's Purse staff and volunteers are helping Northern California homeowners search for precious belongings buried in the charred rubble of their homes. Though they've lost everything, we are extending comfort and the hope of Christ in the midst of tragedy.
As refugee families flee war zones hoping for a brighter future, Samaritan's Purse is distributing essential items at border crossings in five countries.
As refugee families flee their homes to find safety and hope, Samaritan's Purse teams are on the ground assessing needs and distributing backpacks with essential items.
Survivors of the deadly April 2015 Nepal earthquake are still struggling to rebuild their homes and livelihoods. For Samaritan's Purse, the work is ongoing as we help thousands of families prepare for the monsoon rains.
Thousands have fled Ukraine to escape conflict. Samaritan's Purse, the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and the Russian Orthodox Church have come alongside refugees with food and relief supplies.
Samaritan's Purse U.S. Disaster Relief volunteers bring the Gospel in action first then words. Juan had lost hope waiting for relief to come when Samaritan's Purse volunteers arrived ready to work and share the love of Jesus Christ.
Thirty-one years of memories were swept away by the San Marcos floods. Samaritan's Purse volunteers and homeowners work together to cope and move forward.
One month after the first earthquake devastated Nepal, survivors still face many challenges finding food, shelter, and safe water. Watch how Samaritan's Purse is helping in Jesus' name.
Samaritan's Purse U.S. Disaster Relief volunteers work alongside flooded residents in Wimberley, Texas. Homeowner, Alison Harla, describes escaping the rising water with minutes to spare.
Samaritan's Purse U.S. Disaster Relief volunteers arrive in San Marcos, Texas, to bring help and hope in the wake of devastating floods.
Several devastating earthquakes across Nepal have left families in critical need of help. Many are living in makeshift shelters or sleeping out in the open. Samaritan’s Purse is helping to meet this need by airlifting an additional 100 tons of supplies, primarily plastic sheeting used for shelter, to families in desperate need.
Samaritan's Purse US disaster relief volunteers assist tornado victims in Van, TX.
On May 10, 2015, an EF-3 tornado ripped through Van, TX, causing two deaths and $40 million in damages. Samaritan's Purse is on the scene bringing aid and calling for volunteers.
May 1, 2015 -- Samaritan's Purse disaster relief team lead, Patrick Seger, is on the scene as the first cargo plane of supplies lands in Kathmandu carrying 42 metric tons of blankets, tents and cooking kits.
Samaritan's Purse is on the ground as devastated South Carolina communities begin recovery efforts following wide-spread flooding caused by Hurricane Joaquin.
Samaritan's Purse disaster relief teams responded quickly in the wake of a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that destroyed Kathmandu, Nepal, and surrounding areas on April 25, 2015. Get a glimpse from the front lines as survivors tell their stories and local volunteers work alongside us in spite of losing their homes.
Samaritan's Purse medical teams have set up a surgery unit in a local hospital and are reaching remote villages by helicopter.
Message from Franklin Graham: Samaritan's Purse response team and medical personnel are now on the ground in Kathmandu, Nepal, staging enough shelter, water and hygiene supplies to aid thousands of families in Jesus' name.
Samaritan's Purse volunteers are touching lives in Fairdale, IL, where two lives were lost and an entire neighborhood was devastated by an EF-4 tornado.
Samaritan's Purse is on the ground in northern Illinois, helping those who have lost much in the wake of an EF-4 tornado.
Coastal communities in the Philippines begin clean up sustained by food, clean water and temporary shelters from Samaritan's Purse.
Typhoon Hagupit completely devastated Samar, Philippines. Like many in coastal communities, all of their homes and possessions are either lost or buried in thick mud. Samaritan's Purse is providing water purification, shelter and food along with a message of hope.
Samaritan's Purse brings shelter and clean water to Leyte, Philippines, where 80% of houses were destroyed by Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby).
Samaritan's Purse mobilizes relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby).
Samaritan's Purse delivers aid to Iraqi families displaced by ISIS. Christians, Yazidis, and Muslims alike feel the warmth of God's love as they receive blankets, warm clothing, and winter coats.
Islamic State (ISIS) is forcing Christians and minority groups to flee their homes in Northern Iraq. Samaritan's Purse is providing relief for refugees in the area, and showing the people that there is hope in Jesus Christ. Please pray for the internally displaced people and our disaster response teams that are helping.
"We had no clue where to find help" one homeowner said, after floodwaters overwhelmed hundreds of homeowners throughout the Detroit area. Samaritan's Purse Disaster Relief volunteers are helping them clean up in the flood's wake. Tagline: Samaritan's Purse is on the scene after the devastating flood.
Rojelio Rios was forced to walk away to find work to support his family after Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines. Back at home his son, Erwin, was severely malnourished and unable to walk. See the transformation that happens when a father chooses to trust God.
Twin tornadoes ripped through northeast Nebraska, wrecking the little town of Pilger and causing devastation in neighboring farming communities. See how Samaritan’s Purse disaster relief teams are responding to help those in need.
Imagine fleeing in the dark of night with six children in a little boat; only three of them make it across the Nile. More than one million innocent victims have been forced from their homes because of fighting in South Sudan. Despite the tragedy, their hearts beat with new hope. Through the ministry of Samaritan’s Purse, meeting physical and spiritual needs, many are coming to know him as their Savior.
Watch how volunteers skilled in operating heavy machinery use their abilities to serve tornado victims in Jesus' Name.