2022 Mission

Southeast US Floods

GEM Mission Specific Press
Clarion Ledger
Live updates: Officials: The worst has passed. Mayor Chokwe Lumumba: 'We thank the Lord.'
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Global Empowerment Mission BStrong is currently responding to the Southeastern United States by supporting flood victims.

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What we've accomplished to date

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Supplies delivered to date
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Fullsize UC Semi Trucks Delivered
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Phase 1: Disaster Relief

Global Empowerment Mission BStrong is responding in the first phase of disaster relief.  Your donation allows us to support those affected by the recent flood disasters in the South Eastern United States. We thank you for your support.

EASTERN KENTUCKY

GEM BStrong in partnership with Praise Assembly Church KY distributed Family Necessities Kits, Flew the Coop Pet Boxes, water, and Bstrong cards. Areas supported: Floyd County, Knott County, and Perry County.

ST. LOUIS MISSOURI

GEM Bstrong also provided pallets of emergency supplies for Missouri flood victims with delivery facilitated by our partnership with Smile Trust. They are working with a coalition of St. Louis local organizations: Arch City Defenders, Action St Louis, Black Men Build St Louis.

Partners

Featured Missions

Earthquakes
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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
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2022
Bahamas
On November 10,2022 Tropical Storm Nicole made landfall as a Category 1 Hurricane along the east coast of Florida just south of Vero beach. Our team responded immediately following the storm prepared and ready to deploy whatever assistance is needed.
Hurricanes
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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
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2022
United States
On September 24, 2022 CAT4 Hurricane Ian caused catastrophic damage along the SW coast of Florida leaving thousands of survivors devasted.GEM Bstrong, in partnership with Dade County, deployed teams, loaded trucks and established partnerships in the areas affected.
Hurricanes
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2022
Caribbean
On September 18,2022, Hurricane Fiona causing catastrophic flooding and power outages in various municipalities in Puerto Rico. GEM BStrong, alongside our longtime partner #Yonomequito, have been on the ground providing family necessity kits and water.
Floods
2022
Pakistan
On June 14 2022, monsoon rains triggered the most severe flooding in Pakistan’s recent history. Over one third of Pakistan was 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)