Hurricane Michael – Helping Neighbors in Need
Hurricane Michael, a Category 4 hurricane, attained peak winds of 155 mph as it made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, on October 10, 2018. The storm weakened to a tropical storm over Georgia, and moved out over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of the Mid-Atlantic states. The storm included powerful, damaging winds and intense storm surge.
Our on-the-ground teams provide laundry services and product distributions, taking aid into devastated neighborhoods and providing assistance door-to-door. Matthew 25 also shipped truckloads of aid to on-the-ground partners throughout the disaster region in order to help reach as many affected areas as possible.