NZ Disaster Update

March 25, 2023
People have given generously to the disaster recovery efforts following the devastation caused by the flooding in Auckland, Hawkes Bay and Gisborne region. Many local community groups, including churches, have responded to the needs in their local area. Some of these groups ...
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You have seen the news. More than 20,000 people in Syria and Turkey have been killed by two massive earthquakes and numerous aftershocks.  Hundreds of buildings have been destroyed and whole buildings full of families, neighbours and friends have been lost.  Winter...
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Theresa House Project Update

December 2, 2022
Over recent months, the team working on the Theresa House Project have make significant progress. In Tonga, the local churches have been working together with the builders to get the concrete floor laid, and the concrete brick walls built. In New Zealand, the team have ...
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Tonga Aid Relief

June 10, 2022

Theresa House Project

Read the latest updates: December 2022 ...
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Gifts to India - UPDATED

October 9, 2020

Update - 16th October 2020

We have received a note to say the Indian Government’s Home Ministry has announced that organisations subject to their recent edict have a grace period in which to comply.  Foreign contributions can now continue to be remitted to existing bank accounts until 31 March ...
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"Thank you for thinking of us. May God bless you and we all pray for your safety." She noted that our team member had called to find out exactly what items they needed, saying "No one came to us and asked us exactly what we needed. Nobody values us. They treat us as product...
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Australian Fires

January 7, 2020
We’ve all been concerned for the loss our friends in Australia have had as a consequence of the bush fires.  Their devastation is massive.  Many are facing the loss of life of loved ones.  Many more are now displaced, having lost most of their personal asset...
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We have just received the following update from one of our sister organisations, Bright Hope World, about the scale of the disaster in Mozambique. The report, written by Patrick, a local Pastor,  highlights just how great the need is. Rescue workers in Mozambique are ra...
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How could I not return?

March 26, 2019
Dean Yeoman (DPG pg 10) has returned to SA in response to an invitation to help with recovery after Cyclone Idai. He penned a few words before his departure. It is obvious that Cyclone Idai is unfolding to be a huge disaster. Our Mercy Air helicopter was amongst the first re...
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Cyclone Idai, Mozambique

March 22, 2019
No doubt you have seen on mainstream media the vast area of land under water in Mozambique. The situation there is unbelievably dire. Thousands have lost their lives; infrastructure is gone; crops are ruined. Will you help? Through GC Aid we have an opportunity to make a rea...
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