Humanitarian

Mercy Chefs Ready to Serve 18,000 Meals a Day to Those Impacted by Hurricane Michael in Panama City

By | 2018-10-15T11:51:41+00:00 October 14th, 2018|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, Va., Oct. 14, 2018 – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia-based disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization that serves professionally prepared, restaurant-quality meals in emergencies and natural disasters, has deployed its team of professional chefs to Panama City, Florida to feed victims, volunteers and first responders of Hurricane Michael. Mercy Chefs has the capacity to serve 18,000 meals a day as needed. “We’ve been keeping [...]

Mercy Chefs to Provide Relief for Victims, First Responders Hurricane Florence

By | 2018-09-17T21:07:41+00:00 September 15th, 2018|Humanitarian, Nonprofit, Press Releases|

Virginia Nonprofit to Serve Professionally Prepared Meals in Wilmington, N.C. PORTSMOUTH, Va., Sept. 14, 2018 – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia-based disaster relief and humanitarian aid organizationthat serves professionally prepared, restaurant-quality meals in emergencies and natural disasters, will deploy its team of professional chefs to Wilmington, N.C., to feed victims, volunteers and first responders of Hurricane Florence on Saturday. Mercy Chefs deploys to help first [...]

THE GLOBAL CLEAN WATER CRISIS Finding Solutions to Humanity’s Need for Pure, Safe Water

By | 2018-05-07T13:14:21+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Articles, Humanitarian|

THE GLOBAL CLEAN WATER CRISISFinding Solutions to Humanity's Need for Pure, Safe Water Written By Karen Burton Mains,  Find Complete GFA Special Report here 35 minute read • March 20, 2018 The "Blue Marble" photo of Earth, taken on the Apollo 17 mission in 1972. (Public domain) The “Blue Marble” photo of Earth shot from [...]

What Leprosy Couldn’t Steal – Leprosy: A Common but Crushing Disease

By | 2018-03-08T10:19:13+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Articles, Health Care Related, Humanitarian, News|

More than 200,000 people worldwide are afflicted with leprosy, mostly in Brazil, India and Indonesia Leora stretched out her arms towards the light. She thought the white spots would have disappeared by now—and it worried her. But Parthiv, Leora's husband, brushed off his wife's fears; he assumed they were probably nothing. But when the spots [...]

Hurricane Management: Leadership and Followership in Dealing With Disaster

By | 2017-10-16T21:43:40+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Articles, Humanitarian|

Available for Interviews: Jack Yoest By JOHN YOEST Published on October 15, 2017 And do not neglect doing good and sharing, for with such sacrifices God is pleased. — Hebrews 13:16 In this Sept. 25, 2017, file photo, a flooded street is seen as people deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in San Juan, [...]

Virginia based relief group heads to Puerto Rico in aftermath of Hurricane Maria

By | 2017-09-29T14:50:39+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Humanitarian, Nonprofit, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, September 29, 2017 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Hampton Roads based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization departs for Puerto Rico this Saturday, September 30th. The team will be carrying a 300 gallon per hour water purification unit, 250 water purification straws and cases full of relief supplies. Upon arrival, [...]

Professional Chefs at Ground Zero of Hurricane Harvey Providing Relief for Victims and First Responders

By | 2017-09-06T16:13:16+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

PORTSMOUTH, VA, September 5, 2017 | TruthPR | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization has deployed their team of professional chefs to feed victims and first responders in Rockport and Houston, Texas. "As I drive between our two deployment sites in Rockport and Friendswood, Texas (outside Houston), the [...]

Radio Host Bill Martinez Interview with Chef Gary Leblanc #HurricaneHarvey @MercyChefs

By | 2017-08-30T12:34:54+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

Interview of Chef Gary LeBlanc of Mercy Chefs  by Show Host Bill Martinez #HurricaneHarvey Mercy Chefs is a faith-based, non-profit disaster relief organization. We exist to serve professionally prepared mealsfor victims, volunteers and first responders in national emergencies and natural disasters and are committed to using our resources to meet the needs of [...]

Professional Chefs at Ground Zero of Hurricane Harvey Providing Relief for Victims and First Responders

By | 2017-08-30T12:35:25+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Humanitarian, Press Releases|

Photo taken by Gary LeBlanc in Rockport, Texas PORTSMOUTH, VA, August 28, 2017 | TruthPR.com | – Mercy Chefs, a Virginia based non-profit, disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization has deployed their team of professional chefs to feed victims and first responders in Rockport and Houston, Texas. Today, the relief group is onsite in Rockport, [...]