Friday, September 19, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
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This is typical of what was left in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on Nov. 8, and laid waste to thousands of homes. Joe Real/Courtesy photo
Members of the Filipino Americans of Yolo County (from left) Rich Naval, Marisa Agnew, Ruth Asmundson and Carla Datanagan, invite the community to “A Taste of Hope,” a benefit for Typhoon Haiyan victims, on Saturday, Feb. 8, 5-8:30 p.m., at International House in Davis. Tickets are $55. Courtesy photo
This is a typical fishing village home in the Tacloban area. A thousand dollars worth of supplies can rebuild it. Joe Real/Courtesy photo
Some typhoon victims had only the foundations of their homes left when the winds died down. Joe Real/Courtesy photo
Funds raised by the City of Davis Friends of Los Baños reach a Rotary Club in the Philippines via the Davis Rotary Club. The money is used to purchase supplies in nearby countries. The supplies arrive at the fishing villages on small boats like this. Joe Real/Courtesy photo