The Phillipines http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowa's Filipino American Community and Typhoon Haiyan http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowas-filipino-american-community-and-typhoon-haiyan <p>Yesterday the aircraft carrier the U.S.S. George Washington arrived off the coast of the Philippines to deliver aid to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan.&nbsp; The U.N. says that almost half a million people have been displaced and it is feared that as many as 10,000 have perished.</p><p>Dr. Rosa Reyes, the business manager for the <a href="http://www.filamofiowa.org/new/">Filipino American Association</a>, and Filipino immigrant Mary Sherrill of Waukee talk with Ben Kieffer about how the typhoon has affected the Filipino community here in Iowa.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 22:05:54 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Sarah Boden 32139 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa's Filipino American Community and Typhoon Haiyan