#ReliefPH: Help those affected by August 2018 monsoon
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MANILA, Philippines – Heavy rains poured in Metro Manila, Rizal, and nearby provinces on Saturday, August 11, due to the southwest monsoon or hanging habagat enhanced by Tropical Storm Karding (Yagi).
This triggered flash floods and prompted the evacuation of thousands of families. (READ: Forced evacuation as Marikina River reaches 3rd alarm)
Here's a list of relief operations:
The local government of Marikina City is accepting the following donations for evacuees:
- Ready-to-eat food
- Decent, wearable clothes
- Hygiene kits
To coordinate donations, contact Angelo Franco Piamonte at 09175693135. Starting Sunday, August 12, donations can be dropped off directly at the Marikina Sports Center.
Ateneo de Manila University
The school is accepting donations like food and drinking water at the emergency Disaster Response and Management (DReaM) Team headquarters at Cervini Hall on campus.
Ateneo is also accepting cash and check donations at their campus cashier offices or through bank deposit.
Gabriela Women's Party
Donations may be given at any of these drop-off points:
- Lingap Gabriela office at the SATU Building along Don Mariano Marcos Avenue, North Fairview, Quezon City
- Gabriela's office at 25 K-10 Street, West Kamias, Quezon City
URGENT CALL for DONATIONS: Various communities in and out of Metro Manila affected by severe flooding are requesting donations.— Gabriela WomensParty (@GabrielaWomenPL) August 11, 2018
Drop off points are indicated below. Please RT #FloodAlert #ReliefPH pic.twitter.com/mzY04G1EDl
UP Diliman student council
The student council of the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman is now accepting donations such as clothes, ready-to-eat food, medical kits, and water.
Due to the consistent rainfall and flooding in some parts of Luzon, the University Student Council is now accepting donations for Isko Ops: Habagat.
Please donate any of the following: Clothes, Ready-to-eat Food, Medical Kits, Water.
Thank you & stay safe, everyone! pic.twitter.com/AScf62bday
The Liberal Party is accepting donations at the Balay Expo Centro Building, EDSA corner MacArthur Avenue, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City.
Akbayan Party is accepting donations at 34 Matiyaga Street, Barangay Pinyahan, Quezon City,
Bayan Muna Partylist
The Bayan Muna Partylist is accepting donations at the Bayan Muna Headquarters, #20-C Malusog St., Barangay, UP Village, Quezon City.
Kadamay is accepting donations at 12-A, Kasiyahan Street, Don Antonio Heights, Barangay Holy Spirit, Quezon City.
Diocesan Shrine and Parish of Nuestra Señora de Aranzazu
The Diocesan Shrine and Parish of Nuestra Señora de Aranzazu is accepting donations at Diocesan Shrine & Parish Nuestra Señora de Aranzazu, General Luna Street, San Mateo, Rizal.
Community Response for Enlightenment Service and Transformation (CREST) Philippines
CREST Philippines is accepting donations at two drop-off points. One in Rm. 310 SCC building, Communication Foundation for Asia Compound, Sta. Mesa, Manila, CREST Office.
There's also another drop-off point at 13C Kamias Road, Pinyahan, Quezon City, DEFEND JOB National Office.
We are updating the post every now and then as we are monitoring the conditions through our coordinators in different areas. We have two major drop-off points, one in Sta. Mesa and the other in Kamias. Thanks! pic.twitter.com/DfkcHEM37F— Al Omaga (@AlfeOmaga) August 12, 2018
Dubredo Army · Duterte-Robredo
Dubredo Army · Duterte-Robredo, a group of supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo, is accepting ready-to-eat food, clothes, blankets, and hygiene kits at the Marikina Sports Center.
#DonatePH Due to severe flooding & rains, Marikina evacuees are in need of the following:— Dubredo Army · Duterte - Robredo (@DubredoArmy) August 12, 2018
1. Ready-to-eat food
2. Decent, wearable clothes
4. Hygiene Kits
For those who wants to donate feel free to message us or deliver it straight to Marikina Sports Center. pic.twitter.com/7agAr4gRzS
Bike Scouts Philippines
Bike Scouts Philippines riders will deploy riders to Marikina Sports Complex for delivery of essential supplies to the communities affected of severe flooding.
Concierge stations in all Ayala Malls in Luzon are accepting donations.
Candon Youth Movement
The Candon Youth Movement (CYM) organized a relief operations for the affected Candon City residents. The group is accepting drinking water, clothes, hygiene kits, blanekts, and toiletries. You may drop them off at the CYM office, #5 Foronda St., San Jose, Candon City, Ilocos Sur. For questions or concern, interested donors may contact CYM at 09568512860 or 09368169887.
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