UNITED SIKHS in South America -Report from the Field
April 13, 2017
Carapongo, Peru-Over the weekend members of UNITED SIKHS visited Carapongo, Peru, the town hardest-hit by the recent flooding. The disaster has impacted tens of thousands. The rising water has dismantled the town and displaced many families. While aid is sporadically distributed, basic necessities are hard to come by.
UNITED SIKHS Initiate Aid After Floods Devastate Peru
April 06, 2017
Lima,Peru - #UnaSolaFuerza In Spanish, it means "one single force." In Peru, the hashtag symbolizes the rallying spirit of solidarity that has unified the country since being hit with a natural disaster on March 16. As many as 15 volunteers from the UNITED SIKHS Peru chapter jumped into action to help families in need. The volunteers have been providing everything from bottled water to hot meals to flood victims, serving as many as 150 people a week.