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September 12, 2023

Libya Flooding Response

Thousands of people are dead and tens of thousands more are displaced or injured in the wake of recent deadly flooding in Libya. Many areas of the country–which also grapples with ongoing conflict–were already inundated with heavy rain and flooding caused by Storm Daniel when two dams gave way during the weekend of September 10th, […]

September 9, 2023

Morocco Earthquake Response & Recovery

Late on Friday, September 8, a powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake–centered in the mountains 50 miles outside Marrakesh–shook western Morocco, killing thousands. As search and rescue efforts continue, the death toll has surpassed 2,900, with many more injured, missing or displaced. Operation USA is monitoring the situation and assessing opportunities to provide aid. Your donations make […]

August 30, 2023

Hurricane Idalia Response & Recovery

Hurricane Idalia, a historic storm, made landfall in Florida on August 30th, causing widespread damage to an area not typically inundated with hurricane conditions. Parts of Georgia were also impacted. Operation USA’s response to this disaster is dependent upon the generosity of our supporters. Any donated funds will enable us to deliver emergency grants to […]

August 18, 2023

Hurricane/Tropical Storm Hilary Response

Hurricane Hilary made landfall in Mexico on August 18th before hitting the southwestern United States as a tropical storm later that week. The unprecedented storm system caused widespread damage and flooding, particularly in California’s burn areas where mudslides and debris flows were triggered by heavy rain and high winds. Operation USA continues to assess any […]

August 10, 2023

Hawaii Wildfires Response & Recovery

On Tuesday, August 8, wildfires–fueled by dry weather and high winds from passing Hurricane Dora–quickly overtook the Hawaiian island of Maui, decimating homes and businesses. Residents who were forced to quickly evacuate suffered major losses, with 115 people killed, more than 388 people still unaccounted for, hundreds injured and many more displaced by the fires. […]

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