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‘Check expiry dates on donations’


The social arm of the Archdiocese of Manila on Monday appealed to the public to check the expiry date on relief goods they donate for Super Typhoon Yolanda victims or these may just end up in the dump.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Rotten relief items dumped, Leyte town officials admit


A 41-year-old farmer went to the dump in Barangay (village) San Jose, 8 kilometers from the town proper, following reports that relief items were being dumped there.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Only sacks, not trucks, of rotten aid buried in Leyte – Soliman

Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman. FILE PHOTO

Social Welfare Secretary Corazon “Dinky” Soliman denied a report that “truckloads” of rotten relief goods for victims of super typhoon “Yolanda” were buried in Palo, Leyte.

Posted: March 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Aquino says sorry to student for lapses in ‘Yolanda’ response

President Benigno Aquino III. AP FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III apologized to a student on Thursday for the government’s failure to immediately bring relief goods to typhoon survivors in Tacloban City.

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace to check reports of alleged wasted relief goods in Leyte


Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma on Tuesday said the government would check if it was true that some relief goods in Leyte were left to rot instead of being distributed to typhoon victims.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Algeria donates initial 15,000 rice bags for Yolanda victims

THE Algerian government will donate 146,000 sacks of rice to victims of supertyphoon Yolanda in the Visayas.

Posted: January 5th, 2014 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Group distributes relief goods in evacuation centers

MEMBERS of the Philippine Liong Tek Fraternity Cebu Chapter (Go Family Association) recently visited evacuation centers in barangays Ramos and Guadalupe, Cebu City to extend help to survivors of supertyphoon Yolanda from Leyte and Samar.

Posted: December 27th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Aid flights to continue despite Friday crash

Despite a Huey chopper crashing in La Paz, Leyte last Friday, the airforce will continue delivering relief goods to typhoon-hit areas in central Philippines. All pilots are rested and all aircraft undergoes maintenance checks at the Benito Ebuen Airbase in Mactan, said Maj. Gen. Romeo Poquiz in a press conference yesterday. He said they also [...]

Posted: December 10th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Firm brings relief packs to Leyte

Trucks and cars dispatched by M Lhuillier traveled all the way from Cebu City to Leyte Island last Nov. 26 to deliver relief goods to Ormoc, Palo, Tanauan, Tacloban and accessible areas in Samar. A team from M Lhuillier distributed the relief packs containing kilos of rice, canned goods, fresh milk, hygienic supplies such as [...]

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Medellin to give aid to elderly, disabled

One month after the devastation of supertyphoon Yolanda, the Medellin municipal government is focusing its relief operations on the elderly, children and persons with disabilities (PWDs). “As I said we are concentrating on the sectors that are most vulnerable. And there are still a lot of private groups who are coming to Medellin giving relief,” [...]

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Yuppy celebrates birthday helping townmates


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 [...]

Posted: December 5th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Math Olympiad competitors donate cash, relief goods

THEY did not only come to Manila to win medals. Apparently touched by the suffering of the victims of supertyphoon Yolanda in Eastern Visayas, they brought with them relief goods intended for the disaster victims. Dr. Simon Chua, president of the non-government Mathematics Trainers’ Guild-Philippines, was referring to an undisclosed number of young foreign mathematicians [...]

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Korean Air delivers relief goods to PH

THE Korean Air provided relief goods worth over 106 million Korean won for those affected by typhoon Yolanda. The Korean carrier delivered its first set of relief goods to Cebu Province on Nov. 22. The goods, which included 60,000 liters of mineral water, 60,000 cup noodle, 24,000 cups of rice and 2,000 blankets, were turned [...]

Posted: December 3rd, 2013 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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