hurricane Icon

Hurricane Eta & Iota

GEM mission specific press
Local 10
Help for Honduras: Where to get involved, make a difference and donate
Global Empowerment Mission e Inversion y Desarrollo con Luis Velasquez Huracan ETA 112020

Summary Stats

Containers of Supplies Distributed
Containers of Supplies in Transit

Phase 1:

Disaster Relief

Global Empowerment Mission BStrong is responding in the first phase, disaster relief, by supplying and distributing supplies directly to the people in need. GEMs on ground partners, Honduran non profit, Humanity and Hope United & Motorrad Angels and Guatemala’s Conred Agency will distribute needed supplies including water purification systems to the affected areas. In addition, our ground partners, Give to Colombia , and ProIsland will be distributing GEM supplies to Providence and Saint Katalina Colombia.

On October 31, 2020, the category 4 hurricane ETA hit Central America devastating the region with Honduras reporting 57 dead and hundreds missing. On November 16, another Cat 5 hurricane, Iota ravaged the region.

  • The organization will be fully active in this mission until communities are stabilized. Please donate to Hurricane ETA and Iota #thisisacrisis.


Featured Missions

United States
On June 24, 2021, at approximately 1:30 a.m. EDT, Champlain Towers South, a 12-story beachfront condominium building in the Miami suburb of Surfside, Florida, United States, partially collapsed.
United States
In January 2020, the COVID‑19 pandemic began in the United States and is an ongoing global pandemic of coronavirus disease, caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus.
hurricane Icon
On August 24, 2019, the Category 5 Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas, and was the worst natural disaster in the country’s history with wind speeds of 183 mph and $3.4 billion+ reported damages.