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For more information:

Pamela Burdine
(800) 728-7228(800) 728-7228, x5839
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Or write to
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202

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Your gifts to One Great Hour of Sharing are at work in disaster response and refugee assistance and resettlement. PDA is thankful for the continued generosity of Presbyterians that enables us — together — to witness the healing love of Christ to disaster survivors around the world.  Learn more about OGHS and find resources to share with your congregation.

Read Rebuilding Hope After Disaster.  Learn how Bobbi Updegraff, who has volunteered with PDA in several capacities, saw PDA at work in her own region. 


Mudslide in Washington

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA) is responding to the mudslide in Oso, Washington.  Visit the Oso Mudslide Index of Response to read reports from the executive presbyter of North Puget Sound and the Director of the Pacific County Emergency Management Agency.


Fort Hood Shooting

“It is great to be connected to so many Presbyterian Christians who respond so quickly and with competence,” wrote Grace Presbytery’s Ronnie Holloman, M.Div., D. Min, in thanks for Presbyterian Disaster Assistance’s (PDA) Initial Response in the aftermath of the Ft. Hood shooting event this past Wednesday evening, April 2, 2014." Read more

Prayer for the Fort Hood shooting

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Philippines

Responding to Super Typhoon Haiyan - get situation reports and resources

Watch the slideshow PDA Response to Typhoon Haiyan

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Syria

Millions are displaced inside Syria and in neighboring countries.  Learn more about the continuing response, and read a report from the PDA coordinator following a recent Middle East visit.

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Superstorm Sandy

Get situation reports and resources, including information about the first year of response

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South Sudan

Working in partnership to support those who were displaced during years of wars and those who have been returning home to seek peace.

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Disaster preparedness

Get training and resources for disaster preparedness.

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Foods Resource Bank

One of the ways PDA addresses the food crises is through the Foods Resource Bank (FRB).


Get up to date information on PDA response

Sign-up for PDA-RIN — Share in the Presbyterian response to national and international emergencies by signing up for the PDA Rapid Information Network. Receive bulletins about relief efforts delivered to your email inbox.

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 See where your OGHS gifts are at work

Your gifts to One Great Hour of Sharing are at work in disaster response and refugee assistance and resettlement. PDA is thankful for the continued generosity of Presbyterians that enables us — together — to witness the healing love of Christ to disaster survivors around the world.  Learn where your gifts are at work.

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Upcoming Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Events

PHP Advisory Committee

March 30 - April 1, 2014

Presbyterian Hunger Program Advisory Committee meets March 30 - April 1, 2014, in New Orleans, LA, in conjunction with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Advisory Committee and Self-Development of People Steering Committee.

PDA Advisory Committee

March 30 - April 1, 2014

In a One Great Hour of Sharing Joint Meeting, The PDA Advisory Committee will meet in conjunction with PHP Advisory Committee and the SDOP Steering Committee March 30 – April 1 at the Omni Royal Orleans in New Orleans, Louisiana. Discussions will include the work and vision of each department, long term Presbyterian involvement, issues and generative thinking.  A mission site tour will be made, followed individual committee meetings, and PHP will visit grant partner, Latino Farmer’s Cooperative of Louisiana.

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