It was really gone. Our house was gone."
Watch this video and hear Viel and his mother, Annie, recount the day they lost their home to a devastating fire in the Philippines. Your donation supports children like Viel when they need additional help.
Children International’s Critical Needs Fund supports children and families in times of crisis:
Replacing items or housing
lost to fire or flood
Burial expenses when
a family member dies
Food and living expenses when
a breadwinner is disabled
Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Children International is a top‑rated humanitarian organization focused on helping children break the cycle of poverty.
Our data-driven approach measures the outcomes of our programs aimed at helping kids graduate healthy, educated, empowered and employed.