How you can help: Yolanda relief operations

compiled by Pathricia Ann Roxas

The following are various relief efforts around Metro Manila to help victims of supertyphoon Yolanda.

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  1. Yolanda- RFL Tracing Form: Welfare Desks including RFL and tracing services are established in the affected areas. National Societies abroad that are approached by families without news of their loved ones can contact the PRC Social Services Department.
    Email: [email protected], [email protected]
    Mobile: 0917 532 8500
    Landline: 527 0000 loc. 126, 527 0867
    Twitter: @philredcross @justcallmelloyd @ilovemishang @lynvgarcia or use the #TracingPH
    Email: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]
    Online link:
  2. Rescue PH: A site where people could send requests for rescue via SMS
    Text: “RescuePH< Name of person to rescue >< address, municipality> ” SEND TO 26008(Globe) or 68008 (SMART)
    Sample: “RescuePH Juan dela Cruz #5 Avenida Ave, Davao City Collapsed roof 0918-1231234”
    Or online:
  3. Hashtags on FB and Twitter 

#RescuePH (Urgent Rescue Needed)

#YolandaPH (Media storm coverage)

#TracingPH (Report Missing Person)

#SafeNow (Resolved #RescuePH)

#ReliefPH (Resource Coordination)

#FloodPH (Damage Reporting)


Open Relief Operations Centers via (as of 8:30pm, Monday, November 11, 2013)

Quezon City

  • UP Foundation, Inc. (cash donations): 929-1941, 981 8500 local 4304; [email protected] DETAILS:
    Payee: U.P. Foundation, Inc.
    Address: Room 102, Fonacier Hall (Alumni Center)
    Magsaysay Avenue, University of the Philippines
    Diliman, Quezon City, 11021. Union Bank of the Philippines (Acropolis Branch)
    Peso-Savings Account No.: 00053000-6820
    171 Bridgeview Bldg. E. Rodriguez Jr Avenue, Bagong Bayan, Quezon City2. Philippine National Bank(U.P. Campus Branch)
    Apacible Street, U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City
    Branch Code: 1275
    Peso-Savings Account No.: 393565000023
    PNB Swift Code: PNBmPHmm3. Philippine National Bank (New York Branch)
    Branch Name: PNB New York Branch
    Branch Code: 700
    Customer ID No.: 9400378
    US Dollar-Savings Account No.: 94003788000015
    30 Broad Street 36th Floor, New York, NY 10004
    Tel. No.: (212) 790-9600, Fax No.:(212) 382-2238; [email protected]. Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company
    Head Office, Metrobank Plaza, Senator Gil J. Puyat Avenue Extension, 1200 Makati City, Philippines
    Branch code: 066
    EURO Savings Account No.: 066-2066-600429
    Swift code or routing No.: mbtcphmm
    Fedwire/Fedline: 0260-02846
  • IskoOperations: UP Diliman USC Student Council, New CHK gym, UP Diliman, Commonwealth Avenue, Alex Castro, 0917-8725396, Tweet @uscupdiliman
  • TulongKabataan: UP System, UP Office of the Student Regent are accepting donations in cash or kind. Dropoff point: Vinzon’s Hall, UP Diliman, Quezon City. Contact Eds (0927)384-1392 or Zie (0916)796-5740) for more information.
  • Ateneo De Manila Disaster Response and Management Team is accepting cash donations. Check this page on how to donate. For inquiries contact the Office of the Vice President for Social Development at (632) 4266001 locals 4051, 4054, 4099.
  • Citizen’s Disaster Response Center is calling for donations and volunteer’s at 72-A Times St., West Triangle Homes, Quezon City. Call 929-9820 for inquiries.
  • Rock Ed Philippines is focusing on donations of new underwear for victims of typhoon Yolanda. Drop off point is at Route 196 Bar along Katipunan Avenue, Quezon City. You may also deposit cash to BPI account# 3080-0073-44 of Rock Ed Phillipines. Tweet @gangbadoy for more details.
  • AWANA Organization Philippines is accpeting donations starting Monday, November 10, 9am-6pm at 35-A Scout Tobias Street, BrgyLagingHanda in Quezon City. For cash donations, you may visit us at our office or deposit your donation to: BPI Family Bank (E. Rodriguez-Broadway Branch) Peso Current Account Number: 6871-0015-86 Dollar Current Account Number: 6874-0059-22 Swift: BOPIPHMM. Contact Jennifer Jansalin at (02) 376-5688 or 0928-8531693
  • TulongKabataan Relief Drive is calling out for volunteers, food, medicine and non food donations. You can donate via Paypal or sign up to volunteer. Operations ongoing at the following addresses:
    • KabataanPartylist HQ: #5 Palosapis St., BrgyAmihan, Proj 3, Quezon City
    • CEGP National Office: 37-C Yale St., Cubao, Quezon City
    • LFS HQ,:1650 Sisa St., SampalocKaratula Up, Manila
  • Lingap Gabriella Manila, drop off relief goods, medicines, and cash donations at 35 Scout Delgado St., Brgy. LagingHanda / 25 K-10th Street, West Kamias, Quezon City. Contact 374-3451 for more details or tweet @gabrielaphils.
  • OplanKaagapay/NOYLeads, Junior Chamber International Philippines (Philippine Jaycees) is accepting donations at 14 Don A. Roces Avenue, Quezon City. Contact Ismael Penado at 749-9399 for inquiries.
  • Simbahang Lingkod Ng Bayan (SLB) is launching Task Force BangonPilipinas, a call for humanitarian assistance for the survivors and affected families of the recent disasters which devastated our nation. Cash and check donations may be deposited here:
      (Account Name/Payee)
      Bank of the Philippine Islands (Loyola-Katipunan Branch)
      BPI Peso Checking Account Number: 3081-1111-61
      BPI Dollar Savings Account Number: 3084-0420-12
      ROUTING NO: 021- 0000-21
    • Or send directly to: SIMBAHANG LINGKOD NG BAYAN
      Loyola House of Studies
      Ateneo de Manila University
      Loyola House 1108, Quezon City
    • Volunteers may contact:
      Program Manager for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management
      [email protected]
  • The Center for Disaster Preparedness is accepting any kind of donations for the victims of TS Yolanda and Visayas’ earthquake. Donations may be dropped off at the Center for Disaster Preparedness Foundation Inc. CSWCD bldg., R Magsasay Ave. UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City. You may also call 926 6996, 928 7285.
  • Youth Alliance Philippines Inc., is pooling donations (cash or in kind) for a relief operation and Medical Mission in Leyte in conduit with UP Pahinungod. Donation drop off point is at #28 Brixton Hill Street, Barangay Santol, Quezon City. Monetary donations may be deposited in this bank account:
      • BPI: 1589 1220 18
      • BDO: 000 301 000 816
      • Please contact Althea Perez (09178388432) and Tina Arroyo (09064449166) for more details.


  • St. Scholastica’s College is accepting donations (cash or in kind). You may drop off the donations at 2560 Leon Guinto St., Manila, located behind DLS-College of St. Benilde. For cash donation, you may look for Sr. Selene or Dr. Rebecca Cacho. For donations through check or deposit, account name is St. Scholastica’s College Manila, BDO account number 4580-000-210. If the donor is not based in Manila, inform the BDO manager that the deposit is for relief operations and have your fees waived. You may then email your transaction receipts to [email protected] for proper acknowledgment.
  • Phi Yolanda Relief Operations of Phi Kappa Mu Fraternity and Phi Lambda Delta Sorority of UP Manila, Pagkalma Park, UP College of Medecine, Pedro Gil St., Malate, Manila, Contact Miko – 09175129144 or Gela – 09277029488, tweet @PhiLambdaDelta
  • TulongTomasino of the UST Simbahayan Community Development Office in Manila is accepting donations. Tweet @USTCSC
  • Center for Social Action and Concern (COSCA) De La Salle University Manila, food and non food donations can be droped off at the COSCA Office 2nd Floor, Br Connon Hall. Contact Joseph Rosal at (0922) 899-2558 for inquiries.
  • UP UgnayanngPahinungod-Manila is organizing a university disaster response medical mission to Leyte with plans of relief distribution focused on Palo, Leyte. Contact Dr.Lulin Luz starting November 11, Monday (landline: 526-6950 and 526-6951) for inquiries and donations. In need of donations particularly medical supplies and volunteer MD’s, nurses, and health care personnel and volunteers for packing of relief goods.
  • SorokUni Foundation Inc. is accepting donations in cash and in kind for the victims in Visayas. Donations can be dropped off at SorokUni Foundation Inc. 3rd Flr. ECJ Bldg. Real St. Intramuros, Manila. Cash donations may be deposited to this bank account:
    • BPI Acct Name: SorokUni Foundation Inc.
    • Acct No. 4991-0015-52
    • Contact Ms. Bernadette or Ms. Grace at 025775999/ 09175921724 for more informtion. Their facebook account can be accessed here.
  • Caritas Damayan, Caritas Manila Inc is accepting relief goods at 2002 Jesus St. Pandacan, Manila. Cash donation may be coursed through:

Peso bank accounts:

BPI SA# 3063-5357-01

BDO SA# 5600-45905

PNB CA# 10-856-660001-7;

UNION BANK CA# 00-030-001227-5

Dollar bank accounts:

BPI #3064-0033-55 (swift code BOPI PH MM)

PNB #10-856-660002-5 (swift code PNB MPH MM)


      • The MVP TulongKapatid Center will be open today from 9AM to 5PM to accept cash and relief goods at the Meralco Covered Tennis Court, Meralco Compound, Ortigas, Pasig City. Contact EdsAddun at (0939)913-3771 or 632-8301 for more details.
      • The University of Asia and the Pacific is accepting donations (both in cash and in kind) for Typhoon Yolanda victims. Drop off point is at the Pearl Drive entrance of the school. For further information contact Erika Ng at 09175598862 or e-mail her at [email protected].
      • Operation Blessing Philippines is accepting donations in cash and kind at E. Rodriguez Ave. C5 Road cor. Corporal Cruz BagongIlog, Pasig City. Call 477-7802 to 04 or (0917)581-2603 for more details. Operation Blessing is also accepting volunteers for their partners in Cebu and other nearby areas.

Taguig City

  • Victory Church Fellowship at LGF Every Nation Building 32nd St. Corner University Parkway, Bonifacio Global City is now accepting relief goods.
  • U! Happy Events is accepting donations at URBN Bar and Kitchen in the Fort Strip, Bonifacio Global City. Contact Harvard Uy de Baron at (0917)887-4278 for more details.
  • St. Michael’s Church at The Fort is accepting donations through Father Arnold. Water and food are badly needed. The church addesss is at 39th Street, North Bonifacio Triangle, Bonifacio Global City.
  • TindogTacloban, a partnership among private individuals, Victory Christian Fellowship (VFC), and the City Mayor’s Office of Tacloban are accepting donations and volunteers for deployment. Contact Ms. Joey Hernandez at 347-3975 for inquiries. Donations may be dropped off at the following locations:
    • VCF Alabang – 4th Floor Filinvest Wing, Festival Supermall, Alabang, Muntinlupa City
    • VCF Fort – 32nd Street corner University Parkway Bonifacio Global City
  • Hands on Manila need volunteers who will pack relief goods for Typhoon Yolanda survivors at the Army Gym in Taguig. The map can be found here.

Mandaluyong City

      • Give a Drop of Love, CFC Foundation, Inc. WWP at Apartelle 12, Starmall Complex, EDSA cor. Shaw Blvd., Madaluyong City are accepting food/non-food donations. For cash donations: CFCFI BPI Mandaluyong Branch, Dollar: 0184-0279-84 or Peso: 0181-0504-89. Fax your deposit slip to (+632) 718-2213. Contact Anna Arcaya at 718-2213 or (0923)583-8577 for more details.
      • The Dream Project Philippines is accepting donations at the RFM Corporate Center, Pioneer cor. Sheridan Street, Mandaluyong City. Contact Prim Paypon at 09088100424.

Makati City

  • ETYSBM Student Council of Mapua Institute of Technology is now accepting relief goods at 333 333 Gil Puyat Ave, Makati City. Contact Angeline Bernardino (0915)446-9715 or Edgar Aquino (0905)149-2319 for more information.
  • Santuario de San Anotio Church at 3117 McKinley Road, Forbes Park, Makati will be accepting on November 10 at 9am at the Parish Center. The goods will have to be packed in Manila for immediate distribution in Tacloban and other affected areas. Call (632) 843-8830 to 31 for more details.
  • The Palladium, Ateneo Law School’s official publication, is accepting donations for quake and Typhoon Yolanda victims in the Visayas. Drop your donations at The Palladium PubRoom, 3/F Ateneo Professional Schools, Rockwell, Makati City. For more information, contact Abe Guinigundo at 09162504430.
  • The Lyceum College of Law is collecting relief goods at the LPU Law Student Government Office,Lyceum College of Law 109 L.P. Leviste Street, Salcedo Village Makati City. For further inquiries, please contact Fudge Tajar at 0915 3422304.
  • Punongbayan&Araullo is accepting donations in cash and in kind until Wednesday, November 13. Donations may be dropped off at their office in 19th, 20th and 23rd Floor, Tower 1 The Enterprise Center, Ayala Avenue, Makati City. For more information, contact YusophMaute (09234501004/09175793177). For cash donations:
        • Bank Account Name: P&A Foundation, Inc.
        • Bank Account Number: 096-3-09652319-0


Other places in Metro Manila

  • De La Salle College of St Benilde’sYakap Mo YakapKo Benefit Concert was originally a benefit concert for the kids in Smokey Mountain. The Betina and Catalino Yap Foundation was planning to build a library in the area. They will be accepting donations during the event on November 22, 2013, 6pm-10pm. Regular price for the concert is Php 300.00
  • Dakila’s Ride and Rock Relief is calling on artists, cyclicts, donors, and individuals willing to donate their talent, time, and relief goods on November 10, 9am to 4pm at My Little Arts Place, 222 Wilson St., San Juan City, Metro Manila. For inquiries call 435-4309.
  • De La Salle Santiago Zobel through its Social Action Office (SAO) now accepts donations for the affected communities in the recent Typhoon Yolanda. Kindly bring all donations to Gate 2, 3, and 7 of the campus. For inquiries, contact Mr.Jayjay Jacinto at 0917-8597602 or Ms. Evangeline De Peralta at 0917-5638870. Please deposit your cash donations to the school account with the following details:

Account Name: De La Salle Santiago Zobel School
Bank: Union Bank of the Philippines, Ayala Alabang Village
Peso Account: 0180-3000-6691
US Dollar Account: 0181-0100-9418

Send a scanned copy of the deposit slip to [email protected] [email protected] for proper acknowledgment.

  • The Mu Sigma Phi Relief Operations of the UP College of Medicine s now again accepting donations for victims of Typhoon Yolanda. Eman (0925-884-3050) or Billy (0927-571-1017/0922-535-6100).
    • Monetary donations may be deposited at the following account:
      Account name: Mu Sigma Phi Relief Operations
      Account number: 504259500015
      Bank: Philippine National Bank (PNB) – PGH Branch
    • Donations from overseas may also be coursed through the following:
      Swift Code: PNBMPHMM
      Routing # 01008-0081
  • The Philippines General Council of the Assemblies of God (PGCAG), Inc., is accepting donations for the victims. Donations in kind may be dropped off in their office in Bethel Bible College Compound, Gov. I. Santiago Ave., Malinta Valenzuela, City. They may be reached through 0922.8653757 (SUN), 0908.8217812 (SMART), 0917.7965025 (GLOBE) or email them at [email protected] donations may be coursed through the following peso bank account:
    • Banco De Oro (BDO) Peso Savings Account (Karuhatan – Mc Arthur Highway Branch)
      Account Name: Philippines General Council of the Assemblies of God, Inc.
      Account Number: 3850000618
      Swift Code: BNORPHMM


  • DSWD is accepting donations: NAIA Chapel Road, Pasay City (at the back of CAAP)
    • RoelMontesa – 09263469927, [email protected]
    • Elma Pille – [email protected]
    • Cash deposits accepted – DSWD Bank Acct. at Landbank of the Philippines Nos. 3122-1011-84 (current) and 3124-0055-81 (savings) Fe Catalina Ea – 09186281897
    • Repacking of relief goods ongoing at DSWD-NROC, Pasay City. Interested volunteers can call 8512681 to schedule.
    • World Vision, an international Christian humanitarian, development and relief organization is accepting donations for Typhoon Yolanda survivors. Donor hotline 372-7777 or visit their website
    • Operation WalangIwanan – GawadKalinga
    • World Food Programme Philippines is accepting donations through their website
    • ABS-CBN SagipKapamilya pledge lines (02) 411-0183, 411-0182, 411-0115
      Accepting relief goods and cash donations, with other drop-off points nationwide: Cebu, Bacolod, Iloilo, Cagayan de Oro and Davao
    • The Philippine Red Cross provides many ways to donate. Hotline: 143 Trunkline: 5270000
      • You may also SMS donations by texting RED<space>AMOUNT to 2899(Globe) or 4143(Smart)
    • Cebu Provincial Government, is in need of volunteers to repack relief goods for Northern Cebu, Leyte, and Bohol. Contact Ms. Evelyn Senajon at 254-7198 and 254-8397, PSWDO, Ground Floor Executive Bldg., Cebu Provincial Capitol.
    • The Office of Senator Bam Aquino, Extension Room 23, 5/F Senate of the Philippines, GSIS Financial Complex, Pasay City, is accepting donations Monday to Thursday from 9am – 6pm. ContactMr. Ares Goyena at (0917)621-6311.
    • The Philippine Daily Inquirer is accepting cash donations through the following accounts:
      • BPI – C/A 4951-0067-56
        Account name – Philippine Daily Inquirer Inc.
        Metrobank – C/A 7286-8109-30
        Account name – Philippine Daily Inquirer Inc.
        Contact Bianca Casilag or Connie Kalagayan at 897-8808 or 899-4426.
    • All LBC branches are accepting donations for typhoon Yolanda victims until November 30.
    • The Archdiocese of Manila is accepting cash donations for Yolanda Relief Fund. You may deposit in any of the following bank accounts:
      • For Peso donations: BPI S/A #0053-2762-53.
      • For USD donations: BPI S/A #0054-0089-53
      • For Euro donations: BPI S/A #00545-0139-49
      • Account name:ROMAN CATHOLIC ARCHBISHOP OF MANILA, BPI Plaza Cervantes Branch, Binondo, Manila
      • For acknowledgement of donation, please contact or send deposit slip to: TREASURY AND ACCOUNTING DEPARTMENT, Arzobispado de Manila,121 Arzobispo St., Intramuros, Manila
      • TEL/FAX Nos. (632)5273852, 5273953
      • Email at: [email protected]
    • Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC), through Jollibee Group Foundation (JGF), is now accepting donations for our kababayans affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). Drop your donations in JGF coinbanks found in over 2,000 JFC stores (Jollibee, Chowking, Greenwich, Red Ribbon, MangInasal and Burger King) across the country. You may also opt to directly deposit your cash or check donations to these bank accounts:
      • PESO ACCOUNT: Metrobank – CubaoAraneta Branch (Account Name: Jollibee Group Foundation – 473-7-47301401-3)
      • DOLLAR ACCOUNT:BDO – Megamall Branch Account Name: Jollibee Foundation, Inc.Account Number: 100661267008Swift Code: BNORPHMM

(This page is being constantly updated for information.)

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