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Northern Mariana Islands Typhoon Soudelor (DR-4235)

Incident Period: August 01, 2015 - August 03, 2015
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 05, 2015

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 4,864

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $25,097,245.58

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $39,449,948.88

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Saipan (Municipality)

Helping Survivors

For citizens outside the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands, the most effective way to help Typhoon Soudelor survivors is by making a financial contribution.  Sending cash is fast, efficient, requires no transportation, and allows relief organizations to purchase exactly what is needed.  Some organizations conducting relief operations in Saipan include:

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Individual & Households Program (IHP) - Dollars Approved*


Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝


Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated✝


Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated✝

* Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
✝ Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

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Preliminary Damage Assessment Report

PDA Report; FEMA-4235-DR

Last Updated: 2015-08-06 04:00