Tag: earthquake

Jan 12 2009

Earthquake in Costa Rica update

CFCA has learned that the father of Isaac, a 4-year-old sponsored boy, died in a mudslide caused by the Jan. 8 earthquake in Costa Rica.

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Read the full story on our Web site.

Jan 8 2009

Earthquake in Costa Rica

Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Costa Rica tonight.

A strong earthquake registering 6.2 on the Richter scale†struck the country this afternoon. CFCA staff found sponsored families panicked but unharmed during initial assessments today.

We’ve posted a story on the CFCA Web site with reports from San†Jose CFCA coordinator Rafael Villalobos, and we will keep you updated on the Web site as more information becomes available.