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25 Aug 2011 description


El huracán Irene ha alcanzado actualmente la categoría 3 en la escala Simpson-Saffir. Se prevé que cobrará mayor fuerza y podría alcanzar la categoría 4. Se esperan vientos máximos de cerca de 120 mph, con ráfagas que podrían ser incluso mayores. Se prevé que el huracán Irene seguirá en dirección noroeste a una velocidad de 12 mph durante la noche, a medida que se acerca a la costa oriental de los Estados Unidos.

17 Dec 2009 description

Washington, D.C., Dec. 17 Major League Baseball pitcher and former Texas Rangers Joaquin Benoit is adding new meaning to the word relief this Christmas for thousands of Haitians.

Benoit responded to the Pan American Development Foundations request for cash assistance that allows the non-profit to deliver hospital equipment to areas in Haiti that are still recovering from hurricanes and to the countrys toughest slums.

When I heard that our neighbors in Haiti needed medical equipment, I felt compelled to make a difference, says Benoit, who is from the Dominican Republic.

07 Dec 2009 description

8,000 in Shelters Still Urgently Need Aid

Washington, D.C., December 7, 2009 - Food, water, critical supplies and medical support donated through DIAGEO's 'Spirit of the Americas' are on their way to three Salvadoran communities that were hit hard by Hurricane Ida, the Pan American Development Foundation (PADF) announced.

"DIAGEO's donation will make a significant difference for families who lost everything during this devastating hurricane," says John Sanbrailo, PADF's Executive Director.

10 Nov 2009 description

Hard-Hit El Salvador Needs Relief for 10,000 People

Washington, D.C.