FALLS CHURCH, Va. (November 21, 2013) – DynCorp International (DI) today has pledged $10,000 to the U.S.–Philippines Society to support relief efforts in the Philippines to assist those impacted by Typhoon Haiyan.
“We have been working in the Philippines since 2002, supporting the Department of Defense, and have developed valuable relationships in the local community,” said Steve Gaffney, DynCorp International chairman and CEO. “With more than 600,000 citizens displaced we felt an urgent need to provide support.”
Donations will benefit established entities in the Philippines that will deliver immediate aid for food, water and basic sanitation to typhoon victims.
DynCorp International currently supports the Department of Defense in Zamboanga under the Philippines Operations Support (POS) program. Through this program, DI team members provide services including management and administration, command and staff, public safety, air operations, port operations, supply, morale, welfare and recreation support, galley, facility support, utilities, base support vehicles and equipment and environmental services.
About the U.S.-Philippines Society
The U.S.-Philippines Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan, and independent organization that aims to broaden and expand interaction and understanding through basic research and/or applied research in the areas of security, trade, investments, tourism, the environment, history, education and culture between the United States and the Philippines which would benefit the American public and the people of the Philippines.
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