IMG_6183 copy

Through The Eyes Of Ryan Coquilla: The Bohol Earthquake

This was posted on 07/22/14 No Comments

Although we wrapped up Project Bohol at the end of June, the communities we served and the work we do will always stay with us. One of the first people we met in Bohol was Ryan Coquilla, a Filipino American who was living with his extended family in one of the barangays of Bohol. Ryan […]

Read more
Bohol Group

Project Bohol: It’s A Wrap!

This was posted on 07/17/14 No Comments

Project Bohol Wrap from All Hands Volunteers on Vimeo. “That is what All Hands Volunteers specializes in. We brought in volunteers who successfully “safed” homes, churches and schools. We also partnered with IOM to distribute Shelter Repair Kits and built a school in the barangay of Viga. The last eight months have been amazing and […]

Read more
PCO team Photo

Project Colorado – Recovery & Rebuild: An Update from PD Mike

This was posted on 07/16/14 1 Comment

Greetings from Project Colorado – Recovery & Rebuild! We have been making great headway in Colorado. We’ve partnered with Habitat for Humanity to help them expand their traditional two-day/weekend work schedule to a full five day work schedule. Thus far, we’ve worked on 11 homes and are very close to finishing 5 homes that are […]

Read more
Tabango Schools

Building Schools In Tabango, Leyte

This was posted on 07/15/14 No Comments

In early November 2013, the Visayan regions in the Philippines were hit by one of the strongest Typhoons ever recorded, Typhoon Haiyan (known locally as Yolanda). After several months of All Hands recovery and rebuild projects in Ormoc, Kananga and Tacloban, we’ve recently launched a satellite project in Tabango, a municipality on the northwest coast […]

Read more
AJ and team

Project Pilger: A Final Nod To AJ Kluthe

This was posted on 07/14/14 No Comments

AJ talking with the team about work for the day. We couldn’t leave Pilger, NE without acknowledging the heroic efforts of AJ Kluthe. AJ is a man who wears many hats for the Village: Rescue Captain of the Pilger paramedics, firefighter, planning commission board member, development committee member, husband and father. He and his family […]

Read more
CS and AHV

AHV & Credit Suisse: Getting Computers To Those Who Need Them Most

This was posted on 06/30/14 No Comments

Project Itawamba, MS, USA – In June All Hands Volunteers, in partner with Credit Suisse, met with the Red Cross of Tupelo, Mississippi to distribute computers donated by Credit Suisse to those affected by the devastating EF4 tornado that struck the town earlier this spring. We met with families who had lost everything due to […]

Read more
PI PM Group

Project Itawamba: The Recap

This was posted on 06/26/14 No Comments

Project Itawamba — The Statistics: Families Assisted: 51 Properties Completed: 84 Volunteers: 328 Volunteer Days: 868 Hours of Donated Labor: 5,588 The All Hands assessment team arrived in Tupelo, Mississippi on April 30, 2014, two days after a tornado outbreak devastated the area. Although the city itself was saturated with volunteer organizations, the neighboring rural communities […]

Read more
PPOW photo

Project Pilger: One Week In

This was posted on 06/25/14 No Comments

When you hear of twin tornadoes, you never know what kind of havoc it can bring. “We’ve never seen this kind of thing before!” exclaimed newscasters and weathermen. What was once a tiny village not on most maps now made international headlines. The majority of Pilger, Nebraska was destroyed, courtesy of those twin tornadoes. The […]

Read more

Announcing Project Pilger

This was posted on 06/20/14 No Comments

On Monday, June 16th, a rare set of sister tornadoes struck the village of Pilger, Nebraska destroying 80% of the town and injuring dozens. The All Hands assessment team was on the ground within 24 hours assessing the situation and seeing how we could best help the community affected. In response to the overwhelming need of assistance we saw […]

Read more
Sara and Tyler

The Many Faces of Project Itawamba

This was posted on 06/10/14 No Comments

You meet all sorts of people on an All Hands’ project. From the people at the organizations we work alongside, to the homeowners who let us into their hearts and homes, to the volunteers who come from around the world to help. Here’s a glimpse into the many faces of Project Itawamba…

Read more
Page 1 of 6012345»102030...Last »