An official government release from the U.S. Embassy, Manila, Philippines, reports that some $100, 000 will be made available to assist those affected by the typhoon.
You can read the full release about this support and other news related to the United States efforts in the Philippines via the official embassy link.
U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines, Harry K. Thomas Jr. has been a vital cog in the bilateral relationship since taking over for Kristie Kenney, the former ambassador, who led tremendous efforts in Mindanao, here in the Philippines.
Latest reports reflect the loss of life and displacements associated with the storm while in the Philippine Area of Responsibility, demonstrating the need for ongoing support in Northern Luzon especially.