2021 Mission

Dixie and Caldor Fires

GEM Mission Specific Press
The Epoch Times
Toy Donation, Other Relief Efforts Help Victims of Caldor Fire
Stu News Laguna
iDOME provides temporary shelters to victims of the Dixie Fire
KRCR
$250,000 supply giveaway helps Dixie Fire evacuees a month after starting
KRCR
From one survivor to another: business burned in Camp Fire aids evacuees of Dixie Fire

Summary Stats

0
UCS Trucks Delivered
0
Box Trucks Delivered
$ 0
Bstrong Visa Cards Distributed
0
Trucks in Transit

Phase 1:

Disaster Relief

GEM and bstrong has activated its phase 1 disaster response by sending a series of UCS Group full size semi trucks, distributing over $250,000 in vital supplies ranging from GEM Bstrong Family Necessities Kits to tents, air mattress, water, hydration drinks, blankets, hygiene kits, masks, PPE and food.

Location Les Schwab Tire Center Quincy
116 East Main St Quincy California
Sunday Aug 15, 2021 from 11 to 3pm.

Supplies being distributed to over 350 survivor families from towns of Greenville, Jonesville, Cresent Mills, Lake Almanar, Upper Chester, Upper Taylorsville, East Comcow, Phillbrook and Butte Meadows will be pulling up to the drive through resource distribution.

The Dixie fire has burned over 800 sq miles of area.

Supplies range from food, hygiene kits, air mattresses, blankets, Covid protective equipment, tents and vital necessities.


The drive is organized by former Paradise Fire and Berry Creek Survivors

Community Network Association of Plumas County

Angels Among Us

E & J’s Mobile Kitchen

Berry Creek United

Coral Apple Foundation

The Dixie Fire is the 2nd largest fire in California history. It is burning through entire towns such as Greenville and leaving hundreds of people stranded and homeless.

Globalempowermentmission and bstrong has activated its phase 1 disaster response by sending a series of UCS Group full size semi trucks consisting of 300 air mattresses, bedding, blankets, food, and our GEM Bstrong Family Necessities Kits.

As of this morning, the fire is only 21% contained. Our teams will be on the ground there this Wednesday working with our ground partners Stephen Murray and E and Js.

Featured Missions

Earthquakes
earthquake icon
2022
Indonesia
On November 21st, on the Java island, a powerful earthquake struck. The 6.9 magnitude disaster hit near the major city of Cianjur, destroying thousands of buildings and causing heavy landslides.
Hurricanes
hurricane Icon
2022
Bahamas
Tropical Storm Nicole is due to make landfall in the Bahamas and Florida as a hurricane in the days to come. Our team is currently preparing for this and ready to deploy whatever assistance is needed
Hurricanes
hurricane Icon
2022
Caribbean
Hurricane Lisa intensified into the Caribbean waters, and made landfall in Belize in northern Guatemala. GEM responded immediately by deploying a team & sending containers.
Hurricanes
hurricane Icon
2022
United States
GEM Bstrong, in partnership with Dade County, has deployed teams, loaded trucks and established partnerships in the areas affected. Our team is on the ground now.
Hurricanes
hurricane Icon
2022
Caribbean
GEM BStrong will be on the ground in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic this week, addressing the extreme flooding and impact of Hurricane Fiona.
Floods
2022
Pakistan
Over one third of Pakistan is currently under water; tens of millions of residents have been affected, and hundreds of thousands have been displaced from their homes.
Fires
2022
United States
In late July, with 100’s of structures destroyed and at least four-related deaths the Oak Fire and McKinney Fire burn throughout California.
Floods
2022
United States
Severe flooding across eastern Kentucky caused 40 deaths. Homes destroyed and roads washed out, leaving communities isolated.
Fires
2022
Europe
The total number of wildfires in the European Union since the beginning of 2022 is almost four times the 15-year average for the same time period.
Tragedy
2022
United States
On May 24, 2022, a gunman fatally shot nineteen students and two teachers and wounded many others at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.
Fires
2022
United States
Over 1,000 firefighters backed by bulldozers and aircraft battled the largest active wildfire in the U.S. on Saturday after strong winds pushed it across some containment lines.
Tornadoes
2022
United States
On April 29th a tornado that damaged more than 1,000 buildings in south-central Kansas generated winds up to 165 mph (266 kph) and carved a path of destruction nearly 13 miles (21 kilometers)