Dear GKA Volunteers and Supporters, You would probably be aware of the devastation caused by typhoon Bopha (Pablo) which has cut a swathe through the Visayas and Mindanao with over 500 people dead and suggestions that up to 300,000 people will be homeless.

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1719151/Typhoon-Bopha:-Hundreds-missing-at-sea-in-Philippines

http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/2012-12-08/victims-beg-for-food-after-philippines-typhoon/1057906

GK Philippines has started operation Walang Iwanan – which aims to raise money for 10,000 food packs each costing Ps200.00 ($AUD5.00) which will be distributed to badly hit areas starting with New Bataan in Compostela Valley.

If you are able to GK Philippines is happy to accept donations to help with the costs associated with operation Walang Iwanan.

You can donate here: http://www.gk1world.com/typhoon-pablo

This site will also keep you updated on GK's relief efforts.

Donations in kind from Australia are not recommended due to transport costs and customs requirements.

Thank you very much for your help and we wish you peace throughout the coming holiday season.