According to reports, Sendong update as of 12nn, 12/19/2011: 632 dead, 16 injured, 82 missing & 432 rescued. ☹ (@News5AKSYON)
This is the biggest typhoon disaster to hit the country in the last 12 years. Even bigger damage than that of Undoy few years back.
Here are some of the info on how to help the victims.
For users of local cellular network providers, here's how to donate to Philippines Red Cross via text. Text RED <10, 25, 50, 100> to 4143 for Smart. RED <10, 25, 50, 100 300> to 2899 for Globe.
Other parts of the world can donate too thru bank to bank money transfers using these bank accounts. Donations can be channeled thru De La Salle Phils - DBP Account name: La Salle Academy Account# 0820-016221-030; BPI Account: La Salle Academy Account #: 9353-0377-62. (@harold_geronimo)
Red Cross needs volunteers for info contact Ramil at 09269023726 or 09177221874 (@FashionRampage)
Other info: To find out how to help those displaced by Typhoon Sendong, please visit http://gk1world.com/typhoon-sendong-operation-walang-iwanan It's time for everyone to help. (@MsLeaSalonga)
Xavier University of CDO, a Jesuit university also accepts donations. Here's the info: Xavier Universary Account. for Sendong victims is BPI; SWIFT, BOPIPHMM; Routing CH005873; Divisoria Brnch; Act. No: 9331 0133 63. (@joeltaborasj)
LBC, the leading courier company in the country also pledged to help w/ free shipping charges on every donated items. It accepts in all of branches in KSA, UAE, Singapore, HK, Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan, UK, Spain & Italy.(@LBC_Foundation)
Thoughts & prayers for the victims of the typhoon in Iligan & CDO. LBC branch in Lucky Plaza is accepting donations via @LBC_Foundation. (“@PFC_SG)
PNB Peso Account name:ABS-CBN Foundation In-Sagip Kapamilya Account Number: 419-539-5000-13 Swift Code:PNBMPHMM (@sharielzoe)
GMA Kapuso Foundation (@gmakf) appeals for donations for Sendong victims. Details here: http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/242108/news/nation/gma-kapuso-foundation-appeals-for-donations-for-sendong-victims?utm_source=GMANews&utm_medium=Twitter&utm_campaign=GMANewsTwitter (@gmanews)
Habitat Philippines: Help families left homeless by typhoon Sendong. Send donations to BPI CA 2421-0014-67 & fax your deposit slip (02)8565389. (@HabitatPhils)
Unicef Philippines: Help children affected by Tropical Storm #Sendong NOW: http://t.co/nSq9n28d (@unicefphils)
Here's more. Check on this link too: https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=1LSXx2Xt3D_0203ah6VyzLDLrI5v19oYaMnErsNwHRLI
Thank you so much.
*all above info are collated from Tweet messages. To check other agencies that accepts donations, search Sendong w/ hashtag. Thank you!
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Some of the photos are really graphic.
These are some of the stills that were taken during the aftermath of the Typhoon Sendong.
God bless the souls of all the victims.