Monthly Archives: October 2009

Streetwise: Disaster waiting to happen

Streetwise* By Carol Pagaduan-Araullo Disaster waiting to happen We Filipinos, as a people, have yet to learn our lessons well in the wake of one of the most devastating floods to hit Metro Manila and outlying provinces brought by low-intensity typhoon Ondoy that most of us had simply taken for granted.  It will not do […]

BAYAN-USA relief mission delivers $15K & 2,000 packages of aid to typhoon victims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rhonda Ramiro, BAYAN-USA Secretary General, secgen@bayanusa.org Photos and video available for media distribution Filipino-American Alliance Conducts Relief Work in Typhoon-Ravaged Communities Members Deliver $15K, Medicine and 2,000 Bags of Food to Typhoon Victims DAGUPAN CITY, PHIILIPPINES– Filipino-Americans under the banner of BAYAN-USA, a US-wide alliance of 14 Filipino organizations, have been […]

CLARIFICATION

CLARIFICATION In a previous post we said Anakbayan SD’s donations will be split between Tulong Kabataan, Gabriela Women’s Party (via Gab-USA), and BALSA.  We must apologize for the confusion but Anakbayan SD’s relief drive will only be going through BALSA relief efforts. We do however still encourage those that want to donate directly to Tulong […]

Relief Efforts continue for Victims of Typhoon Disaster. BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego are up and Running!

Relief Efforts continue for Victims of Typhoon Disaster.  BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego are up and Running! Support “BALSA” Bayanihan Alay Sa Sambayanan = “Raft” People’s Cooperation for the People as we raise funds for victims of Typhoon disaster in the Philippines.  We are accepting money donations and BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego […]

Anakbayan San Diego Launches Emergency Relief Drive for Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2009 Contact: Eugene Gambol anakbayansd@gmail.com (916)-296-4848 Anakbayan San Diego Launches Emergency Relief Drive for Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana). Details: San Diego – Anakbayan San Diego are organizing efforts to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana).  On Saturday September 26th, Typhoon Ondoy struck the Philippines with the heaviest rainfall recorded […]