Philippines: What You Help Make Possible

Charlie David Martinez for CRS

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Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of supporters in the United States, Catholic Relief Services can ensure that help reaches those who need it most.

CRS has received $61 million for Typhoon Haiyan relief and reconstruction, including $21 million received from special collections for the Philippines in Catholic dioceses across the United States. This relief and reconstruction effort is expected to take place over a five year period.

Breakdown of CRS Spending in the Philippines

Activity Inception-to-Date Expenses
(as of June 30, 2016)
Emergency Response* $15,111,269
Household Relief Supplies 2,193,936
Shelter 26,910,527
Water and Sanitation 12,742,637
Food Security and Livelihoods 6,800,447
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning 748,971
Education and Child Protection 170,048
Supporting Services 6,240,294
Total Response $70,918,131

These are preliminary numbers which have not been audited.

* Emergency Response includes expenditures in a number of sectors from the first days of the response.