Missão do GEM 2023

Maui Wildfires

Imprensa específica da Missão GEM
Lahaina News
State launches $2.5 million rental assistance program to help survivors of Maui wildfires
Maui Now
Program will house FEMA-ineligible survivors of Maui wildfires for up to 12 months
AZ Foot Hills
15 Arizona Breweries Collaborate on a Special Beer to Support Maui
How You Can Help Maui Wildfire Victims at 16 Minnesota Breweries Read More
Hawaii News Now
‘It’s a blessing’: On Maui, donations still key to helping thousands with the basics
Community gathers to raise money for Maui wildfire victims in Delray Beach
The Maui News
Community kindness keeps distribution hubs running
Maui Now
New Westside Distribution Center opens for fire survivors at Kahana Gateway
Maui County
Kahana Gateway Distribution Center: Stability and Hope for Maui Fire Victims
Fox 5
Maui wildfires: Uber, Spam, Airbnb to support displaced locals
Kentucky Today
Ed Freedman’s Stable Road Foundation Partners with Global Empowerment Mission to Help Maui Fire Survivors
Hawaiian wildfires hit home for Kamu Grugier-Hill
Notícias PR Newswire
Goya Foods Sends Aid To The People Of Maui And The West Coast
CBS Miami
South Florida groups collecting supplies, cash for Maui wildfire victims
Yahoo Notícias
Agencias policiales de Miami recaudarán ayuda monetaria para afectados por incendios forestales
How 8 brands are responding to the Maui wildfires
Connect CRE
Want to Donate to Maui Wildfire Victims? Be Wary of Charity Scammers
Market Screener
Governor Green and Airbnb.org announce housing support for Maui
Clayton County Register
Spacex And Tesla Support Relief Efforts In Hawaii Wildfires
Notícias Airbnb
Governor Green and Airbnb.org announce housing support for Maui
Local 10
South Florida woman haunted by trip to Maui that turned into devastation
Negócios da Fox
Maui wildfire relief groups aim to find victims more permanent housing
NBC Miami
South Florida nonprofit sending aid to help victims of the Maui wildfires
Fox News
Relief groups in Hawaii getting supplies to residents devastated by wildfires
CNN: Help Hawaii wildfire victims

Resumo das estatísticas

$ 0
In committed aid, short & long term relocations and rebuilds 2023-2024
In Family Necessities Kits from our Westside Distribution Center in Kahana.
Year minimum commitment
$ 0
in BStrong cash cards distributed
Jupe Family Extension housing units in transit
$ 0
In Tools for Contractors distributed
$ 0
in rent abatement checks distributed
Modular Homes in Assembly
Truckloads of aid delivered to local Hawaiian run hubs.
Short term Airbnb individual relocations processed to date

Our Operations

Fase 1: Resposta imediata

Our GEM BStrong team is on the ground now in Maui, Hawaii, assisting those who have been severely affected by the wildfires. Our immediate assistance will come in the form of our BStrong cash cards, which offer survivors the flexibility of purchasing whatever supplies they need most. We will also be offering Airbnb Short-term accommodation assistanceLong-term housing solutions, Rebuilding projects, and Contractor tool purchasing assistance to those who’s homes have been severely damaged or completely destroyed in the fires. We will also be offering support for pets affected. Our team will be on the ground indefinitely, ensuring that those on Maui will be given as much long-term support as needed.

GEM will now be operating from our new Maui office, which is open to assist with long-term housing applications, our BStrong cash assistance cards, and other aid.

Long-term Housing Solutions

GEM is presently offering longer term housing assistance to those who have been displaced by the Lahaina fires. In this program we are helping to alleviate housing costs to families having to move into new spaces. We will also supplying these homes with basic first needs, within our GEM Welcome Home Kits.

Missões recentes

On November 16th, the GEM Europe team arrived in Iceland to support evacuees, and in anticipation for future volcanic activity. Since late October, Iceland has recorded over 20,000 earthquakes, with as many as 800 in a single day.
In response to the Herat earthquake, and the string of smaller quakes since, the GEM MENA team deployed to Afghanistan to provide humanitarian aid to those affected.
Over 100,000 refugees have fled from the recent conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, travelling for days in cold temperatures with just the bare minimum they were able to take with them. GEM has deployed to Armenia to distribute humanitarian aid to these individuals, during this crisis.
GEM MENA loaded a military ship in Izmir, Turkey with vital supplies for those affected by the recent flooding
Estados Unidos da América
The GEM team is currently on the ground, having responded immediately during the storm. We are prepositioning trucks of aid and will be distributing critical, large-scale supplies to Hurricane Idalia’s most affected zones in the Florida area.