Caritas aid agency provides relief to typhoon-wrecked Philippines

Manila, Philippines, Nov 11, 2013 / 05:30 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In the devastating wake of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Caritas, a relief agency of the Church, has rushed to support victims through the distribution of food and first aid materials.  “The devastation is awful and the situation is outrageously bad at the moment,” said Gilda Avedillo, program officer for Caritas Manila’s disaster risk reduction and management program. Avedillo told CNA on Nov. 11 that … [Read more...]