The Jewish Federation of San Diego County is dedicated to building a vibrant and inclusive local Jewish community, and to enhancing the well being of Jews in San Diego, Israel, and throughout the world.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Federation Responds to Devastating Typhoon
Federation of San Diego County is mobilizing a communal response to the
super Typhoon Haiyan, which has wrought widespread destruction in the
Our partners at the JDC are consulting with local officials, the
Filipino Jewish community and global partners to assess the evolving
situation on the ground in the Philippines, where one of the strongest
storms on record has wrought widespread destruction. More than 10,000
people are feared dead, with reports of ocean surges as high as trees.
The central city of Tacloban on the island of Leyte is among the worst
hit on the Pacific nation.
Jewish Federations have a proud tradition of supporting the Jewish
communal response to disasters around the world and at home, raising
tens of millions of dollars for emergency assistance and longer-term
100% of your contribution will go to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan.