VICSAL Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Metro Gaisano, has installed coin banks in all Metro stores nationwide to accept donations for victims of supertyphoon Yolanda. The proceeds will be turned over to the Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity. Proceeds will be used to rehabilitate homes of typhoon survivors.
By Jucell Marie P. Cuyos
IT was his 34th birthday but Jessie Perez, the district manager of Rep. Luis Gabriel Quisumbing, refused to accept gifts for himself. Instead, Perez told his colleagues and friends that what he would like to get are relief goods to help the people in his hometown in Abuyog, Leyte which was hit by supertyphoon Yolanda [...]
By Maricar B. Brizuela
Her last memory of her family was seeing them walk out the door of their house as water from the nearby ocean came rushing inside into their home.
By Chris Panganiban
More than P100,000 in cash intended to be donated to victims of “Supertyphoon Yolanda” (international name Haiyan) had been taken by burglars, who broke into the convent of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church here, the parish priest said on Friday.
By Chris V. Panganiban
Workers at the provincial government here will forego the traditional Christmas party celebration this December after Gov. Adolph Edward Plaza decided to cancel it anew.
By Charlie Señase
, Edwin Fernandez
Poverty did not deter Maranao Muslims in Marawi City to pitch in for the “piso-piso” fund drive, which was intended to collect as much cash for the benefit of supertyphoon Yolanda victims in Samar and Leyte.
NO taxes or duties will be collected by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) on the cargo flights carrying donations and relief goods from the international communities. “Kita pay gitabangan sa laing nasud kita pay magpadugay-dugay (We are being helped by other countries, should we be the cause of delays in their delivery?),” Acting Customs chief [...]
Aid workers, heavy equipment and relief supplies have begun flowing into regions devastated by Typhoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan).
By Gil C. Cabacungan
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is asking its employees to help their colleagues in areas affected by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” by depositing donations to the personal bank account of Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes’ right-hand man.
By Tina Arceo-Dumlao
Individuals and organizations have swiftly responded to the Philippine Daily Inquirer’s call for donations to help the victims of Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”
By Michael Lim Ubac
President Aquino sees a glimmer hope amid gloom and doom brought by supertyphoon “Yolanda.”
A woman went to a radio station in Naga City to donate P300, profusely apologizing because she could not give more.
By Ricky Poca
Last week’s typhoon Yolanda resulted in so much damage and casualties in the cities of Tacloban, Palo and Ormoc of Leyte and the northern towns of Cebu. It was reported that northern Cebu towns of Bantayan Island, Medellin, Daanbantayan, San Remigio and Bogo were devastated with most houses flattened by the storm. In Leyte province, [...]