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09/11/2013: ADVISORY ON DONATIONS FOR VICTIMS OF TYPHOON HAIYAN (YOLANDA)

In response to several queries regarding possible recipients of donations for those affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), The Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C. would like to inform the public that donations may be sent through the following:

National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Center (NDRRMC)

Account Name: NDRRMC Donated Funds
Account Numbers: 0435-021927-030 (Peso Account); 0435-021927-530 (Dollar Account)
Swift Code: DBPHPHMM Account # 36002016

Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP)
Camp Aguinaldo Branch, PVAO Compound, Camp Aguinaldo
Quezon City 1110, Philippines

Contact Person: Ms. Rufina A. Pascual, Collecting Officer NDRRMC,
Office of Civil Defense, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City
Contact Nos.: +(632)421-1920; 911-5061 to 65 local 116

Email: accounting@ocd.gov.ph
Website: www.ndrrmc.gov.ph

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)

Account Number: 3124-0055-81
Land Bank of the Philippines
Batasan, Quezon City, Philippines

Contact Person: Ms. Fe Catalina Ea, Cash Division
Contact Nos.: +(632)931-8101 local 226; +(63918)628-1897 (cellphone)

Website:
www.dswd.gov.ph

Philippine Red Cross (PRC)

Contact No.: +(632)527-0000
Website: www.redcross.org.ph

Account Numbers: 00-453-0018647 (Peso Account); 10-453-0039482 (Dollar Account) 
Banco de Oro
Swift Code: BNORPHMM

Account Number: 151-3-041631228 (Peso Account); 151-2-15100218-2 (Dollar Account)
Metrobank 
Swift Code: MBTCPHMM

Account Number: 3752 8350 0034 (Peso Account); 3752 8350 0042 (Dollar Account)
Philippine National Bank 
Swift Code: PNBMPHMM

Account Number: 1015 4000 0201 (Peso Account); 1315 4000 0090 (Dollar Account)
Unionbank of the Philippines 
Swift Code: UBPHPHMM

For donations to the Philippine Red Cross to be properly acknowledged, please fax the bank transaction slip to +(632)527-0575 or +(632)404-0979 with your name, address and contact number.”

The NDRRMC, Philippine Red Cross and DSWD have indicated that monetary donations are the most flexible at this time.  Please also indicate that the donation is intended for those affected by the Typhoon Yolanda.

Urgent queries on those affected by Typhoon Yolanda may be directed through the government hotlines listed below:

Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC)

Tel. Nos.: (+632) 911-1406; (+632) 912-2665; (+632) 912-5668;
(+632) 911-1873; (+632) 912-3046

Trunkline: (+632) 911-5061 to 64

Philippine Red Cross (PRC)

Tel. Nos.: (+632) 911-1876; (+632) 527-0000; (+632) 527-8385 to 95

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Disaster Response Unit

Tel. Nos.: (+632) 931-8101 to 07 loc. 426 or 425