From the community profile:
This community was created to raise funds to assist the people of Mindanao, Philippines, after being hit by a typhoon which led to horrible amounts of flooding. Over 900 people in Mindanao, Philippines, have died in the floods that Typhoon Sendong (local name)/Washi (international name)unleashed, just days before Christmas. Hundreds more are missing. Over 100,000 people have been displaced.