Archive for September, 2009

Google Compiled Information for Typhoon Ondoy

Appealing to twitter, facebook, and other online people. For complete information please refer to http://sites.google.com/site/ondoymanila/home, a site created by Google for Ondoy Incident.  All information came from all the people in the Internet, which one way or another you are part of it.

OK, just got advice from a friend, we need to FOCUS. Let’s not make the RT’s remain as echoes… Pls read this http://tinyurl.com/y8pv24p

jiggycruz

We need consolidated information not one by one information.  I just want to express my gratitude to the whole Filipino and non-Filipino who have never ending strength to help others.

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How to Fix your Submerge Car

For people whio’s car submerge in water.

  1. First of all DON’T START YOUR CAR wait to dry up the car first. 
  2. Then start drying your car.
  3. For more detailed information please see this link: http://flipgear.wordpress.com/2009/09/28/how-to-fix-your-submerged-car/#more-424

For towing Services

AAP -P2,100 (on the spot tow)

    -include membership for 1 year

    -include 2 cars already (just schedule to tow the other car)

  for more info just visit AAP website: http://www.aaphilippines.org/contact_us.aspx

 

Wheelers Club

     -wasn’t able to call since line is busy

   for more info just visit http://wheelersclub.com.ph/WheelersClubFAQs2.htm#

                                 Hotline: 926-7353, 925-2702

Complete Towing or Ambulance Hotlines:

–> http://www.trapik.com/trapik_reminders.asp

For people outside Luzon, Philippines (including Metro Manila) – how to help due to Typhoon Ondoy

Got this from Facebook and any other sources.  I try to post internet ways on how to help.

Donate to Ayala Foundation through MyAyala:
http://www.myayala.com/ondoy/

Donate to Philippine Jesuits (tie up between the Philippine Province of the Society of Jesus and Ayala Foundation
http://myayala.com/sjph/
(Type in “xs4ondoy” after “I would like to donate to…”)

Mail&More, FedEx, Air21 outlets accepting donations. For locations pls call 8794789 or log to www.mailandmore.com.ph (from twitter Manolo Quezon)

World Food Programme
https://www.wfp.org/donate/ondoy

Via Philippine National Red Cross
Details can be found here at their webpage http://www.redcross.org.ph/Site/PNRC/Default.aspx?S=48&SS=972

Via CCF (URL: http://www.ccf.org.ph/get-involved/give/)

No one is obliged to give; after all, everything already belongs to the Lord. However, if you would like to give back a portion of what he has placed in your care, you may do so in the following ways:
 

  1. Online payment via credit card
  2. Direct bank deposit (Philippines)
  3. Action International Ministries (Canada)
  4. Tax Deductible Donations in the USA – Please indicate that your donations are for CCF Philippines.

 

Free PAL airlift of donations for Ondoy victims
Philippine Airlines will airlift for free all relief donations intended for victims of typhoon Ondoy. All provincial PAL stations will load on flights bound for Manila any bulk cargo box containing donations addressed to reputable, non-profit, charitable organizations in Manila.
Details here: http://bit.ly/16mH1Z

CEBU
For friends in Cebu, repost from Gino Carteciano from Twitter:
You from Cebu? Joseph Castillo and Lui Castillo will be sending 2 20ft container vans to Manila http://tumblr.com/xll3am2mb

DAVAO and MINDANAO
Repost from Crise Antonette Aquino Flores: from Zen Nandu : Aboitiz also. Donations in kind are accepted at 2GO OUTLETS here in Davao City. The goods are also shipped from Davao to Manila via Superferry for free. 😀

Repost from Crise Antonette Aquino Flores: from Mr. Edmund Gawchua, Manager, Negros Navigation is now accepting the transfer of relief goods from Mindanao to Manila for free for aid to victims of Ondoy.

BANGKOK, Thailand
Repost: For friends in BANGKOK who would like to help the victims of Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana):The Philippine Embassy will be receiving only donations in kind (ie., used clothing, shoes, blankets, and the like, and canned goods) anytime… between 9am-5pm until Fri. For queries, please feel free to contact the Philippine Embassy at (02) 259-0139 up to 40 or (08) 992-65954, or at bangkokpe@gmail.com.

The Philippine Embassy:
760 Sukhumvit Road corner Soi Philippines (30/1) Bangkok 10110 Thailand
www.philembassy-bangkok.net

BELGIUM
For those based in Belgium they can contact Shiera Catalan at +32485328811 if they want to donate goods for typhoon relief. (source Twitter Manolo Quezon)

USA
– visit the abs-cbn foundation website for details.
– you can also call 1-800-5272820

CALIFORNIA
SoCal Pinoys who want to donate: Our goal is to fill up a 40ft container in 1week with new or used clothing/shoes/blankets medicines,canned food items,etc. Our house is temp drop off point for now. We’ll facilitate immediate shipment to Manila. 16622 Amberwood Way Cerritos, CA 90703 or call Jan at (562) 338-4737. I guess you should call first to verify… Repost fr Rowie, Jen CC Tan, friend, Janice A Balgemino

DONATION DRIVE WILL BE IN ISLAND PACIFIC MARKET, PANORAMA CITY, CA or Online at www.pinoypinayamerica.org. 100% of Collected donations no commision or whatever will be sent directly to Philippine National Red Cross courtesy of RCBC Remit Panorama City. This drive is in coordination with Island Pacific Market, WWW.MAGICKARAOKE.COM, BENNIEBEBE and RCBC

Stanford’s Pilipino American Student Union (PASU) is collecting donations to be sent to the Philippines to help victims of Typhoon Ondoy. If you would like to make a donation, please contact AV David at avhdavid@stanford.edu or (650) 491-4561.

Erly’s Shear Beauty: We will be sending boxes of relief goods including but not limited to clothes, blankets, towels, bath soap, shampoo, toothbrush. Starting Tuesday, September 29, will be setting up boxes inside the shop and feel free to put in whatever you may have to donate. Address is 133 Hickey Blvd. So. San Francisco. email: meidelacruz@yahoo.com 

NEW YORK, USA
Repost from Trixie Gisbert: Ondoy New York Disaster Relief drop off center @ Pandayan Center, 406 W40th St. Between 9th and 10th Aves. New York, NY 10018 or call 212.564.6057. Please spread the word!

HONGKONG, China
Repost: To all those living in Hong Kong who would like to help the victims of Typhoon Ondoy, you may deposit donations in cash to HSBC Account No. 808-416564-001 – Ateneo Alumni Association – Hong Kong Chapter. Please text 62957677 the amount and tie of deposit. Donations in kind can be dropped off at Camille Genuino’s residence.

Louise Kathryn Yu
We are also placing a cash donation box at the YWCA on MacDonell Road. If they happen to drop by and want to help the typhoon victims they can place any amount here.

SIDNEY, AUSTRALIA

Donating goods from Sydney, Australia (clothes, shoes, pillows, blankets, canned food, etc):

Drop off houses:
MICHELLE BARRERA – Castle Hill (Hills district/North West) – mbcb83@gmail.com(she’d rather be contacted via Facebook email though)

CARLOS BARRERA – Kensington (Eastern suburbs/CBD) – (Facebook email or contact Rosary & Michelle)

ROSARY COLOMA – Abbotsford (Inner West/City Fringe) – rosary.coloma@gmail.com

ALA PAREDES – Blacktown (Western suburbs) – ala_paredes@yahoo.com
Please donate this week (including this weekend). The boxes are going beginning of next week.

PAREDES boxes will reach victims mainly through ATENEO’S relief effort.
BARRERA boxes will reach victims through SUNSHINE PROJECT & going directly to areas worst hit.

(Source: http://rosie-postcards.blogspot.com/2009/09/donations-for-philippine-typhoon.html thru Jim Paredes Twitter)

SINGAPORE
From Twitter, Jim Paredes tweet: RT @cille07: @jimparedes hi jim. LBC and i-Remit Singapore will be waiving remittance fees for donations to Philippine Red Cross.
Repost:To all Pinoys in Singapore, if you would like to help our kababayans impacted by the floods, the drop off point for relief goods is Afreight Cargo, #03-09 Lucky Plaza, Orchard Road. Contact Person: Maureen Schepers 6235-1011/91117855. Please pass on this info to fellow Filipinos and Non-Filipinos who would like to help.

TORONTO, CANADA
From Twitter, Jim Paredes’ tweet: RT @TheDEXpress: @jimparedes for all our kababayans in Toronto: how to donate – http://bit.ly/EjE0X

Source and other important resource

1. Majority of details: Charo Limaco, Filipinos overseas/outside Metro Manila – here’s how you can help. #Ondoy

2. Twitter Community

3. http://superbianca.blogspot.com/2009/09/i-am-currently-writing-this-while-sick.html

Reminder:

For Pinoys wanting to send relief goods from abroad, please inquire with our embassies/consulates. You don’t want Customs intercepting.

-mlq3

DLSU Runs a call center

DLSU now runs a call center open for pledges and any form of support. You can call 523-6158, 526-4611 loc. 128. We also need empty bottles with caps for water. you could also text 0916-4204748 0916-4204748. Please repost this. Thank you!

Update on Typhoon Ondoy

For update on how to help and other details on Typhoon Ondoy.  Please refer to http://sourpolitics.wordpress.com/2009/09/26/typhoon-ondoy-emergency-hotlines-and-relief-operations/

Just want to express gratitude to sourpolitics.wordpress.com

I just want to STRES this one

Medical Reminder: For all those who’ve come into contact with floodwater, please take your leptospirosis prophylaxis ASAP: 2 capsules doxycycline 100mg. Take with food and avoid taking with dairy products. DO NOT GIVE to children or pregnant women, or those who are allergic. Thanks! (Source: Pao Pei Salvan)/ Dr. Jae Salvan.

My View Today (Typhoon Ondoy)

Since the night Sept. 25, 2009 rains in Luzon has started and until now (Sept. 26, 2009 3PM)  it haven’t stopped yet.  I want want to share some things which I have got this early afternoon.

My view from my window. Location: Marikina River, Caniogan, Pasig,

IMAGE_110

On normal days you can see the river bank however now as expected you can’t.    Currently I am waiting for the water to flow over the fence so I’ll move my car.

IMAGE_111Initially I am planning to go to my parent’s house, however according to my brother c5, Tiendesitas is already flood above knee (lagpas tuhod na).  Anyway everywhere is already in flood.

For pubic service:

From mlq3:

Here’s what you can do even if you’re home.

1. E-mail friends/relatives overseas to donate to Red Cross for Philippine flood victim relief.

2. Here’s what you can do to help, possible, go to Red Cross in Port Area to help wrap and prepare relief goods.

3. Here’s what you can do even if you’re home. Call your parish to find out plans when rains subside so you know where , how to help.

4. Pledge what would’ve been this weekend’s gimmick money for disaster relief.

Spreading around twitter

Bagyong #Ondoy Hotline for anyone who needs help: 734-2118, 734-2120 pls retweet/repost. May everyone be safe…

RT @dementia: RT @ANCALERTS: BUREAU OF FIRE PROTECTION HOTLINES: 729-5166, 410-6254, 413-8859, 407-1230

RT @mlq3: Text Meralco at 09175592824 if you want service cut off to your area to prevent fires.

 

For my advice

For those who are not yet home and cannot go home. Please call home and tell them your consider so they will not worry. #manilaflood #ondoy

Patalastas: Para sa mga Boboto sa 2010

Sa susunod na halalan ang Pilipinas ay gagamit ng automation sa pagbilang ng mga boto.  Pero bago ang lahat, kailanganin muna natin maging tiyak kung nakarehistro tayo para sa susunod na taon.  Bago ang hi-tech na bilangan (na sana’y di naman hi-tach ang dayaan).  Bumisita muna tayo sa website ng COMELEC, upang tiyakin kung saan tayo nakarehistro.

Natuklasan ko lang ito kahapon habang naghahanap ng mga pamantayan sa pagrehistro ng botante.  Na hi-tech na din yun Comelec dahil makikita natin dito sa website na ito yun mga detalye ng atin pagkarehistro.  Pumunta lang sa link na ito at ilagay lang ang pangalan at araw ng kapanganakan, at ibibgay niya ang mga detalye kung saan presinto ka boboto.

comelecScreenshot ng Impormasyon kung saan Nakarehistro

Ang address ng presinto kung saan boboto ay wala pa sa website. Mabutihin imungkahi na lang sa inyong barangay pag malapit na ang halalan,

Kaya para sa mga may gustong supotahan sa darating na halalan at hindi pa nakakapag rehistro, mabutihing pumunta sa inyong mga Munisipyo o City Hall para mag rehistro at ito ang kanilang schedule

During office hours, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM,
(Mondays – Saturdays including holidays)
beginning December 2, 2008 (Tuesday) to
October 31, 2009 (Saturday)

Sa mga hindi pa nakapagrehistro, mag parehistro na, sayang ang boto.

Ang mga impormasyon ay mula sa: www.comelec.gov.ph